Bank Negara on the right track but too optimistic about growth
Bank Negara’s economic outlook for 2021 shows a realistic assessment of the underlying conditions of the economy and the downside risks but is over-optimistic on growth.
Economic survival won’t be due to vaccine roll-out
The extension of the lockdown and the roll-out of the vaccination programme over 12 months changes the scenario for economic recovery in Malaysia from optimism to survival.
How can the economy cope with the lockdown and emergency?
Debate on the MCO and emergency declaration reflects a lot of anger and frustration but it is much more constructive to reflect on what can or should happen to support livelihoods and the economy.