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Oil, commodities price dampener for Malaysia

PETALING JAYA: Tumbling crude oil prices have stoked concerns over the government’s ability to meet its budget deficit target in 2019. The market has also turned nervy, considering the potential impact on oil and gas (O&G) companies as well as the government’s coffers. The Brent crude oil futures closed at US$65.46 per barrel as at […]

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Faster Malaysian growth seen in Q3

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia’s economy is likely to have grown faster in the third quarter of this year amid an increase in private spending during the consumption tax holiday period. A Reuters poll showed the median forecast from 15 economists is for Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) to grow 4.6% year-on-year (y-o-y) between July and September. […]

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Netflix tests cheaper mobile-only plan in Malaysia

[KUALA LUMPUR] Netflix Inc is testing a mobile-only subscription plan in Malaysiapriced at roughly half its current basic plan in the country, the global leader in video streaming said on Wednesday. Netflix’s mobile only plan costs just 17 Malaysian ringgit (S$5.60) a month, compared to its Basic plan which costs 33 ringgit. The company declined to give additional details […]

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