Fiscal constraints could push BNM to cut OPR again

KUALA LUMPUR, 13 February 2020 - Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) may not have much choice ...

2020-02-14T11:42:17+00:00 14th February 2020|News|Comments Off on Fiscal constraints could push BNM to cut OPR again

IDEAS: Growth figures serve as a reminder of the need for economic strategy

Kuala Lumpur, 12 February 2020 - The Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has today announced that ...

2020-02-12T15:37:46+00:00 12th February 2020|Media Statements|Comments Off on IDEAS: Growth figures serve as a reminder of the need for economic strategy

IDEAS applauds significant improvement in Malaysia’s performance in the Corruption Perception Index (CPI) 2019

Kuala Lumpur, 23 January 2020 - The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) applauds ...

2020-01-23T16:27:45+00:00 23rd January 2020|Media Statements|Comments Off on IDEAS applauds significant improvement in Malaysia’s performance in the Corruption Perception Index (CPI) 2019

IDEAS endorses Cabinet decision on PLUS, calls for a divestment policy first

Kuala Lumpur, 16 January 2020 - The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) endorses ...

2020-01-16T15:23:18+00:00 16th January 2020|Media Statements|Comments Off on IDEAS endorses Cabinet decision on PLUS, calls for a divestment policy first

The Arab Spring is not over, says Tunisian expert

Kuala Lumpur, 12 July - The Arab Spring is not over, says Dr Radwan ...

2019-07-29T10:45:09+00:00 15th July 2019|Media Statements|Comments Off on The Arab Spring is not over, says Tunisian expert

Kuala Lumpur Roundtable to offer inputs on vision and strategy for economic development

Kuala Lumpur, 8 July 2019: Several prominent figures belonging to Malaysia's policy circles were present ...

2019-07-15T10:13:33+00:00 8th July 2019|Media Statements|Comments Off on Kuala Lumpur Roundtable to offer inputs on vision and strategy for economic development

NACP a key step in curbing endemic corruption

The past few weeks have seen two corruption-related events making the headlines. The Corruption ...

2019-02-25T16:02:58+00:00 25th February 2019|Opinion|Comments Off on NACP a key step in curbing endemic corruption

Malaysian political economy outlook in 2019-2020 not encouraging

In the aftermath of the 14th General Election (GE14), increasing levels of economic nationalism ...

2019-02-14T15:46:25+00:00 14th February 2019|Opinion|Comments Off on Malaysian political economy outlook in 2019-2020 not encouraging

Responsible Privatisation: A new model for Malaysian business

The prospect of a new wave of privatisation in Malaysia was raised in the ...

2019-02-08T11:32:42+00:00 8th February 2019|Opinion|Comments Off on Responsible Privatisation: A new model for Malaysian business

Government should help the labour market

The Ministry of Human Resources has released proposed amendments to labour legislation-namely the Employment ...

2019-02-04T12:52:17+00:00 4th February 2019|Opinion|Comments Off on Government should help the labour market