Cabinet Decision on Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI)Ref No : 06/17/05 22 Jun 2017 Embargo : For immediate release
Bank Negara Malaysia welcomes the formation of the RCI by the Government to independently investigate the forex incident and put to rest the events that occurred more than 25 years ago.
The Central Bank will extend full cooperation to the Commission in providing information as required by the law. It is important to note that in any country, the legitimacy, integrity and credibility of the Central Bank is paramount in preserving public confidence in maintaining a sound financial system and a stable economy.
Bank Negara Malaysia would like to assure the public and the financial market that we shall not be distracted from discharging our national duty in delivering our mandates. We shall be steadfast in safeguarding the nation’s monetary and financial stability, as well as the smooth functioning of the payment systems.
Bank Negara Malaysia
22 Jun 2017
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