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Recent news from the Bank

Exposure Draft on Publishing Open Data using Open API*  (18 Sep 2018)

This Exposure Draft sets out the Bank’s guidance on the development and publication of Open Application Programming Interface (Open API) for open data by financial institutions.

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Calling for Submission of Contributed Paper Sessions (CPS)  (07 Sep 2018)

In conjunction with the International Statistical Institute World Statistics Congress 2019 (Congress), participants are invited to submit their research papers for the Contributed Paper Sessions.

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International Reserves of Bank Negara Malaysia as at 30 August 2018  (06 Sep 2018)

The international reserves of Bank Negara Malaysia amounted to USD104.4 billion as at 30 August 2018. The reserves position is sufficient to finance 7.5 months of retained imports and is 0.9 times the short-term external debt.

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Monetary Policy Statement  (05 Sep 2018)

At its meeting today, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of Bank Negara Malaysia decided to maintain the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) at 3.25 percent.

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RINGGIT Newsletter (August 2018 issue) is now available for download  (04 Sep 2018)

RINGGIT is a joint-effort publication between FOMCA and the Bank to improve consumer awareness on financial issues. The highlight for this month is "Pengurusan Kewangan Bagi Yang Baharu Bekerja".

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Assistant Governor’s Opening Remarks at the #IDAREYOUChallenge2017 Grand Finale  (04 Sep 2018)

It is indeed an honour for me to be here today at the grand finale of #IDAREYOUChallenge 2017. 

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Monetary and Financial Developments in July 2018  (30 Aug 2018)

This monthly publication comprises the 'Monthly Highlights' report which features key issues surrounding domestic economic and financial developments for the month as well as the release of monthly data covering areas such as the consolidated balance sheet of the Malaysian banking system, financial markets, insurance and takaful, the external sector and other macroeconomic indicators.

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Detailed Disclosure of International Reserves as at end-July 2018  (30 Aug 2018)

In accordance with the IMF SDDS format, the detailed breakdown of international reserves provides forward-looking information on the size, composition and usability of reserves and other foreign currency assets, and the expected and potential future inflows and outflows of foreign exchange of the Federal Government and Bank Negara Malaysia over the next 12-month period.

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Financial Consumer Alert: List of unauthorised companies and websites has been updated.  (29 Aug 2018)

The Bank has updated the Financial Consumer Alert list. The list consists of companies and websites which are neither authorised nor approved under the relevant laws and regulations administered by BNM.

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Featured contents recommended as reference

International Technical Cooperation

Find out more about BNM’s international technical cooperation programmes for central bankers and financial regulators.

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Financial Technology Enabler Group

The Financial Technology Enabler Group (FTEG) was established by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) in June 2016 to support innovations that will improve the quality, efficiency and accessibility of financial services in Malaysia.

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Pembiayaan Mikro

A sustainable microfinance scheme, where participating financial institutions offer microfinance products that are easy, fast and convenient to micro enterprises with viable businesses.

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Museum and Art Gallery Bank Negara Malaysia

An informal and interactive venue for learning about the importance of numismatics, economics, Islamic banking and financial planning.

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RINGGIT is a joint-effort publication between FOMCA and Bank Negara Malaysia. This collaboration creates greater outreach in our effort to improve the consumer awareness on financial issues.

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