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Malaysia’s labour force participation rate falls to 68.5% in July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: The country’s labour force participation rate in July 2019 decreased 0.1 percentage point to 68.5% as compared with the previous month (June 2019), said Chief Statistician Datuk Seri D...
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Malaysia labour participation down at 68.5% in July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 13): The country’s labour force participation rate in July 2019 decreased 0.1 percentage point to 68.5 per cent as compared with the previous month (June 2019), said Chief Statist...
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RHB Research: Decline in July IPI is a temporary blip
PETALING JAYA: The decline in July’s industrial production index (IPI) to 1.2% from a year ago, which also came in below Bloomberg’s survey of a 3.1% growth, is a...
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Malaysia recorded RM98.9bil in wholesale and retail trade in July this year
PETALING JAYA: Malaysia amassed RM98.9bil in wholesale and retail trade in July, recording a 5.7% increase compared to the same month last year.
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Malaysia July wholesale, retail trade up 5.7% at RM112.5b
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 11): The sales value of Malaysia's wholesale and retail trade grew 5.7% to RM112.5 billion in July 2019 from a year earlier, led by expansion in retail transactions for food, bevera...
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July industrial output slows down to 1.2%, below forecast
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's industrial production index (IPI) expanded by 1.2% in July, which was slower than a Bloomberg forecast of a 3.1% increase.
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8.6 million jobs in the private sector in second quarter of 2019
PUTRAJAYA (Bernama): The number of jobs in the private sector increased by 145,000 in the second quarter this year to 8.6 million posts compared with 8.5 million in the...
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8.6 million jobs in the private sector in second quarter of 2019
PUTRAJAYA: The number of jobs in the private sector increased by 145,000 in the second quarter this year to 8.6 million posts compared with 8.5 million in the corresponding period last year, according...
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8.6 million jobs in the private sector in second quarter of 2019
PUTRAJAYA (Sept 6): The number of jobs in the private sector increased by 145,000 in the second quarter this year to 8.6 million posts compared with 8.5 million in the corresponding period last year, ...
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Malaysia's July exports up on-year at RM88b
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 4): Malaysian exports increased 1.7% to RM88 billion in July 2019 from a year earlier, on higher sales of electrical and electronic goods, liquefied natural gas, refined petroleum p...
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Census to focus on well-being and inclusivity
KUALA LUMPUR: The Depart­ment of Statistics Malaysia (DOSM) will be moving away from just asking if a household has water and electricity to questions on the...
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Malaysia July 2019 producer prices down 2.2% on-year
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 29): The Producer Price Index (PPI) for local production decreased 2.2 per cent in July 2019 compared with the same month of the preceding year, said Chief Statistician Malaysia Datu...
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Positive growth for business performance, labour productivity in second quarter, says Stats dept
PETALING JAYA: Business performance and labour productivity charted positive growth in the second quarter of the year, says the Statistics Department.
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Malaysia GDP grows 4.9% in 2Q19, driven by services, manufacturing
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 16): Malaysia's economy expanded 4.9% in the second quarter of 2019 (2Q19), after posting a growth of 4.5% during 1Q19, according to the Department of Statistics Malaysia.
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Malaysia’s population hits 32.58 million, rise in over 65 age group
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s population is estimated to have risen to 32.58 million people in the second quarter of 2019, compared to 32.38 million in the same period last year.
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Malaysia's population hits 32.58 million, rise in over 65 age group
PUTRAJAYA (Aug 15): Malaysia’s population is estimated to have risen to 32.58 million people in the second quarter of 2019, compared to 32.38 million in the same period last year.
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M'sia population hits 32.58m, rise in group aged 65 and over
Malaysia’s population is estimated to have risen to 32.58 million people in the second quarter of 2019, compared to 32.38 million in the same period last year.
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Malaysia July CPI up 1.4% y-o-y to 121.5
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 14): Malaysia's July consumer price index (CPI) rose 1.4% year-on-year to 121.5 versus 119.8, according to the Department of Statistics Malaysia.
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Services sector up 6.5 percent in 2Q19
The country's services sector has recorded a growth of 6.5 percent in the second quarter of 2019 (2Q19) with revenue of RM441.3 billion, as compared to the corresponding period last year, said Departm...
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Statistics Dept: Malaysia services sector up 6.5pc in 2Q19
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 13 ― The country's services sector has recorded a growth of 6.5 per cent in the second quarter of 2019 (2Q19) with revenue of RM441.3 billion as compared to the corresponding perio...
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Malaysia services sector revenue grew 6.5% y-o-y in 2Q19
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 13): Revenue for the services sector in Malaysia increased by 6.5% to RM441.3 billion in the second quarter of 2019 (2Q19), from RM414.2 billion in the same period last year, accordi...
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Revenue for services sector in Q2 higher at RM441.3b
KUALA LUMPUR: Services sector revenue in the second quarter of 2019 rose by 6.5% to RM441.3bil from a year, the Department of Statistics reported on Tuesday.
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Unemployment rate in second quarter of 2019 unchanged at 3.3 percent
PUTRAJAYA (Aug 9): Malaysia’s unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.3 percent in the second quarter of this year, according to the Statistics Department.
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Unemployment rate in second quarter of 2019 unchanged at 3.3 per cent
The number of labour force increased 2.1 per cent compared to the second quarter last year to 15.60 million persons.
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Malaysia to host ISI World Statistics Congress
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 8): Malaysia will for the first time, host the biennial International Statistical Institute World Statistics Congress (ISI WSC) at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre from Aug 18 to A...
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Malaysia June 2019 exports down 3.1% on-year at RM76.2b
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 2): Malaysian exports fell 3.1% to RM76.2 billion in June 2019 from a year earlier due to a decline in sales of electrical and electronic besides timber products, the Statistics Depa...
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Malaysia to see producer deflation at -1.8% for 2019 — MIDF Research
KUALA LUMPUR (July 31): MIDF Amanah Investment Bank Bhd Research (MIDF Research) has forecast Malaysia to see producer deflation at -1.8 percent for 2019 after the country's Production Price Index (PP...
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Malaysia SME contribution to GDP up at 38.3% in 2018
KUALA LUMPUR (July 31): The Statistics Department said today Malaysia's small and medium enterprises (SMEs) contribution to the country's gross domestic product (GDP) rose to 38.3% in 2018 from 37.8% ...
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Statistics Dept's trial online population census commences
The Department of Statistics is conducting a trial census in preparation for Malaysia's 2020 Population and Housing Census (2020 Census) by utilising technology in data collection.
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Statistics Dept starts trial online census
SEREMBAN: The Department of Statistics is conducting a trial census in preparation for Malaysia’s 2020 Population and Housing Census (2020 Census) by utilising technology in data collection, its chi...
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Malaysia's economy grew 5.5% in 2018, GDP value at RM1.4 tril — DoSM
KUALA LUMPUR (July 24): Malaysia’s economy grew 5.5% in 2018 with a gross domestic product (GDP) value of RM1.4 trillion at current prices, said the Department of Statistics Malaysia (DoSM). In a st...
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Statistics Dept: Malaysia’s economy grew 5.5pc in 2018, GDP value at RM1.4t
KUALA LUMPUR, July 24 — Malaysia’s economy grew 5.5 per cent in 2018 with a gross domestic product (GDP) value of RM1.4 trillion at current prices, said the Department of Statistics Malaysia (D...
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June inflation up 1.5% after GST zero-rated year ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's inflation rate, as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose by 1.5% in June this year, which was in line with a survey, due to the low-base effects arising from the removal of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) last year.
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Malaysia's June CPI up 1.5% y-o-y on zero-rated GST effect
KUALA LUMPUR (July 24): Malaysia's inflation, as measured by the consumer price index (CPI), rose 1.5% in June 2019 from a year earlier when the goods and services tax (GST) was zero-rated, the Statis...
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Longer life expectancy for girls in Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR: A newborn in 2019 is expected to live an average of 74.5 years with girls expected to live longer than boys, according to the Statistics Department.
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32.6 million people in the country
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s population this year is estimated at 32.6 million, up from 32.4 million last year, according to the Malaysian Statistics Department.
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32.6m - estimated population of M'sia in 2019
Malaysia's population this year is estimated at 32.6 million, from 32.4 million last year, according to the Statistics Department.
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Malaysia’s estimated population in 2019: 32.6m
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s population this year is estimated at 32.6 million, from 32.4 million last year, according to the Malaysian Statistics Department.
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3.2mil non-citizens among Malaysia’s population of 32.6mil
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s population this year is estimated at 32.6 million, up from 32.4 million last year, according to the Statistics Department.
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Malaysia’s unemployment rate drops slightly to 3.3%
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s unemployment rate has dropped slightly to 3.3% in May from 3.4% in April this year, according to the Monthly Principal Statistics of Labour Force.
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Malaysia’s unemployment rate drops slightly to 3.3 pct
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s unemployment rate has dropped slightly to 3.3 per cent in May from 3.4 per cent in April this year, according to the Monthly Principal Statistics of Labour Force.
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Malaysia's unemployment rate drops slightly to 3.3%
PUTRAJAYA (July 12): Malaysia’s unemployment rate has dropped slightly to 3.3% in May from 3.4% in April this year, according to the Monthly Principal Statistics of Labour Force.
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Malaysia’s unemployment rate dips to 3.3pc in May
PUTRAJAYA, July 12 — Malaysia’s unemployment rate has dropped slightly to 3.3 per cent in May from 3.4 per cent in April this year, according to the Monthly Principal Statistics of Labour For...
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Manufacturing sales rise 6.7% to RM69.7 bil in May
KUALA LUMPUR (July 12): Malaysia’s manufacturing sales in May 2019 grew by 6.7% to RM69.7 billion, as compared with last year’s RM65.3 billion, says the Department of Statistics.
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Malaysia’s manufacturing sales up 6.7pc to RM69.7b in May
KUALA LUMPUR, July 12 ― Malaysia’s manufacturing sales in May 2019 grew by 6.7 per cent to RM69.7 billion as compared with last year’s RM65.3 billion, says the Department of Statistics.
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DOSM releases statistics on domestic migration
KUALA LUMPUR: People uproot themselves and move to a new place for various reasons.
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Malaysia May exports up 2.5% on-year at RM84.1b
KUALA LUMPUR (July 4): Malaysian exports increased 2.5% to RM84.1 billion in May 2019 from a year earlier, on higher sales of palm oil and timber-based products, besides electrical and electronic item...
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RM92.6 billion in domestic tourism expenditure recorded in 2018
PUTRAJAYA (June 28): Domestic tourism recorded a total of RM92.6 billion in expenditure last year, an increase of 11.4 percent compared with RM83.1 billion the year before.
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CPI increases 0.2pct in May 2019 - Statistics Dept
Malaysia’s Consumer Price Index (CPI), which measures headline inflation, increased by 0.2 percent in May to 121.4 as compared with 121.1 in the same month last year.
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Statistics Dept sees economy growing stronger in August to October
KUALA LUMPUR: The Statistics Department sees the economy growing at a firmer pace in the August to October period, underpinned by a stronger leading index (LI).
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Malaysia’s manufacturing sales grows 6.8pc to RM69.9b in April
KUALA LUMPUR, June 11 ― Malaysia’s manufacturing sales in April 2019 grew by 6.8 per cent to RM69.9 billion as compared with last year’s RM65.5 billion, says the Department of Statistics.
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Malaysia's April wholesale, retail sales value up 5.3% y-o-y at RM105.1b
KUALA LUMPUR (June 11): Malaysia's wholesale and retail trade sales value grew 5.3% to RM105.1 billion in April 2019 from a year earlier, helped by the 6.3% and 5.3% expansion in the retail and wholes...
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April industrial output exceeds forecast
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's industrial product index (IPI) in April 2019 expanded at a faster pace of 4% from a year ago, exceeding the Bloomberg forecast of a 2.5% growth, according to the Statistics Department.
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PPI for local production dips 1.4% y-o-y in April 2019
KUALA LUMPUR (May 30): The Producer Price Index (PPI) for local production fell 1.4% year-on-year in April, on the back of decreases in the agriculture, forestry and fishing (-11.9%), water supply (-2...
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KL, Penang inflation in April exceeds country's rate
KUALA LUMPUR: The inflation rate rose by 0.2% in April on-year, which was below the 0.4% forecast in a Reuters' survey but Kuala Lumpur and Penang state recorded much higher inflation.
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Malaysia's economy grows 4.5% in 1Q19
KUALA LUMPUR (May 16): Malaysia's economy grew 4.5% in the first quarter of 2019 (1Q19), down from 5.3% a year earlier.
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Malaysia's economy grows 4.5% in 1Q19
KUALA LUMPUR (May 16): Malaysia's economy grew 4.5% in the first quarter of 2019 (1Q19), down from 5.3% a year earlier.
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More males in latest population figures in Malaysia
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s population has more men than women in the first quarter of this year, according to the Statistics Department.
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Malaysia's population stands at 32.66m, males outnumbering females
PUTRAJAYA (May 15): Malaysia's population for the first quarter of 2019 is estimated at 32.66 million, with the male population now outnumbering females, according to the Statistics Department.
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Population stands at 32.66m, with more males than females
Malaysia's population for the first quarter of 2019 is estimated at 32.66 million, with the male population now outnumbering females, according to the Statistics Department.
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Malaysia’s population stands at 32.66 million, males outnumber females
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s population for the first quarter of 2019 is estimated at 32.66 million, with the male population now outnumbering females, according to the Statistics Department.
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Malaysia’s population stands at 32.66 mil, males outnumbering females
PUTRAJAYA (May 15): Malaysia's population for the first quarter of 2019 is estimated at 32.66 million, with the male population now outnumbering females, according to the Statistics Department.
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Stats show males outnumbering females in Malaysia as population stands at 32.66 million
PUTRAJAYA, May 15 — Malaysia’s population for the first quarter of 2019 is estimated at 32.66 million, with the male population now outnumbering females, according to the Statistics Department.
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Malaysia's population increased to 32.29m in Q1
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's total population for the first quarter of 2019 rose by 1.1% to 32.66 million from 32.29 million while males outnumbered females by 107 to 100.
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Malaysia's volume index of services up 6.5% in Q1 2019
KUALA LUMPUR (May 13): Malaysia’s volume index of services rose 6.5% to 167.4 points in the first quarter of 2019, compared with 157.3 points in the same period last year.
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Natural rubber production drops 16.2% in March 2019
KUALA LUMPUR (May 13): Malaysia’s natural rubber production in March 2019 declined 16.2% to 49,465 tonnes, compared with 59,017 tonnes in February 2019, according to the Department of Statistics Mal...
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More factory jobs created, manufacturing sales up in March
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s manufacturing sales grew by 5.7% in March 2019 to RM72.4bil compared with RM68.5bil a year ago while the number of workers and the salaries and wages paid also increased, the Statistics Department said.
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March industrial production index exceeds forecast
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's industrial production index (IPI) expanded at a faster pace of 3.1% in March, exceeding a Bloomberg survey of a 2.3%, according to the Statistics Department.
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Malaysia´s economy reaches new height of RM1.45 tln in 2018
KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): Malaysia’s economy reached a new height of RM1.45 trillion in 2018, at current prices, after a rebasing exercise from base year 2010 to 2015, said the Department of Statistics...
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Rebasing does not change GDP projection for 2019: DOSM
KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): The gross domestic product (GDP) for 2019 is maintained at a moderate level as projected despite the rebasing of data from base year 2010 to 2015.
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Economy rebased to 2015, GNI per capita to reach RM47,720 by 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's economy reached a new height of RM1.45 trillion in 2018, at current prices, after a rebasing exercise from base year 2010 to 2015, said the Department of Statistics Malaysia (DoSM).
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Malaysia's economy reaches new height of RM1.45 trillion in 2018
KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): Malaysia’s economy reached a new height of RM1.45 trillion in 2018, at current prices, after a rebasing exercise from base year 2010 to 2015, said the Department of Statistics ...
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Social media main interaction medium in Malaysia — Chief Statistician
PUTRAJAYA (May 3): Social media is the main interaction medium in Malaysia with 96.5 percent of individuals having used the internet to access their social media websites last year, according to Chief...
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Social media main mode of communication, says chief statistician
PUTRAJAYA (Bernama): Social media is the main interaction medium in Malaysia, with 96.5% of individuals using the Internet to access their social media websites last year, according to chief statistician Datuk Seri Dr Mohd Uzir Mahidin.
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Malaysia exports down on-year for second straight month in March
KUALA LUMPUR (May 3): Malaysian exports decreased 0.5% to RM84 billion in March 2019 from a year earlier as the nation sold less electrical and electronic products and commodity-based items.
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Sabah strives to increase revenue from manufacturing sector to RM60 bil by 2030
KOTA KINABALU (April 29): Sabah needs to increase its revenue from the manufacturing sector to RM60 billion by 2030 to meet the target of boosting its contribution to 35 percent to the State’s gross...
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Sabah strives to increase revenue from manufacturing sector to RM60b by 2030
KOTA KINABALU, April 29 — Sabah needs to increase its revenue from the manufacturing sector to RM60 billion by 2030 to meet the target of boosting its contribution to 35 per cent to the state’s gr...
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Lower rates are possible. Home buyers rejoice?
Generally, when an economy does very well, the interest rates are raised.
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Malaysian economy to grow at slower pace in June-August — Statistics Department
KUALA LUMPUR (April 25): The Malaysian economy is expected to grow at a slower pace from June to August 2019, the Statistics Department said today, citing its economic indicators based on the leading,...
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Malaysian economy to grow at slower pace in June-August — Statistics Department
KUALA LUMPUR (April 25): The Malaysian economy is expected to grow at a slower pace from June to August 2019, the Statistics Department said today, citing its economic indicators based on the leading,...
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497,733 businesses to be involved in wholesale, retail trade census
SHAH ALAM (April 24): Some 497,733 registered and active businesses will be involved in the Department of Statistics’ (DoS) Wholesale and Retail Trade Census 2019 (WRC2019) starting from end-April u...
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KL's March inflation rate highest in country
KUALA LUMPUR: Kuala Lumpur recorded the highest inflation rate among the other states in the country in March at 0.9% from a year ago, compared with the national average of 0.2%.
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Malaysia's March inflation up 0.2% y-o-y
KUALA LUMPUR (April 24): Malaysia's inflation rate, as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), rose 0.2% in March 2019 to 121.1 from 120.9 in March 2018.
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Chief Statistician Malaysia: We connect the dots
The world of the statistician has changed, thanks to the greater appreciation of the importance of statistics and data, especially as the economy transitions to becoming more digital in nature.
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Industry experts need to embrace new techniques to deal with big data
KUALA LUMPUR (April 11): Professionals and industry experts need to embrace new techniques, such as data science and analytics, to deal with Big Data, said the Department of Statistics Malaysia (DOSM)...
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Manufacturing sales up 5.5pc to RM65.8b in February
KUALA LUMPUR, April 11 — Malaysia’s manufacturing sales grew 5.5 per cent in February 2019 to RM65.8 billion compared with last year’s RM62.3 billion, says the Department of Statistics.
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February industrial output expands at slower pace
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's industrial production index (IPI) increased at a slower pace of 1.7% in February compared with a Bloomberg survey of a 2.2% increase due to a decline in the mining output.
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Malaysia Feb IPI up 1.7% y-o-y on electricity, manufacturing output growth
KUALA LUMPUR (April 11): Malaysia's industrial production index (IPI) saw a year-on-year increase of 1.7% in February 2019, on electricity and manufacturing output growth.
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Malaysia's Feb exports down 5.3% y-o-y to two-year low
KUALA LUMPUR (April 4): With its first decline in a year, Malaysia's exports fell 5.3% year-on-year in February 2019 to RM66.6 billion, its lowest value since August 2016.
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Malaysia's February exports slump to lowest since Aug 2016
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's exports fell 5.3% in February to RM66.60bil, the lowest value since August 2016 due to a contraction in the exports of manufactured goods.
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PPI for local production dips 1.6% y-o-y in Feb 2019
KUALA LUMPUR (March 28): The Producer Price Index (PPI) for local production dipped 1.6% year-on-year (y-o-y) in February 2019 due to the decline in the agriculture, forestry and fishing segment, as w...
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Inflation falls 0.4% in February 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s inflation, as measured by the consumer price index (CPI), decreased 0.4% in February 2019 from a year earlier mainly due to the drop in transport component.
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Malaysia's Jan 2019 IPI up 3.2% on year on electricity, manufacturing output...
KUALA LUMPUR (March 14): Malaysia’s industrial production index (IPI) saw a year-on year increase of 3.2% in Jan 2019, on electricity and manufacturing output growth.
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Statistics Dept: Manufacturing sales up 7pc to RM72.5b in Jan 2019
KUALA LUMPUR, March 14 ― Malaysia’s manufacturing sales in January 2019 rose seven per cent to RM72.5 billion from RM67.8 billion reported a year ago, said the Department of Statistics.
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Stronger manufacturing sees January industrial output exceed forecast
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia industrial production index (IPI) rose by 3.2% in January, exceeding a Bloomberg survey of 2.3%, boosted by stronger manufacturing growth, according to the Statistics Department.
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Slight uptick in January job data
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia recorded a slight increase in the labour force participation rate at 68.6% while the unemployment rate remained at 3.3% in January 2019, according to the Statistics Department.
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Malaysia exports grow 3.1% y-o-y to RM85.4b in January
KUALA LUMPUR (March 4): Malaysia's exports increased 3.1% year-on-year (y-o-y) to RM85.4 billion in January 2019, mainly contributed by expansion in exports of electrical and electronic (E&E) products...
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Private sector creates 24,000 jobs in 4Q
KUALA LUMPUR (March 1): The country's private sector created 24,000 jobs in the fourth quarter (4Q) of 2018 compared with 30,000 in the previous year's corresponding period.
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PPI for local production down 3.6% in Jan 2019
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 28): The Producer Price Index (PPI) for local production decreased 3.6% year-on-year (y-o-y) in January 2019 against the corresponding month of 2018.
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Statistics Dept: Malaysia’s economy grew 4.7pc in 2018, GDP value RM1.23t
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 14 ― Malaysia’s economy grew at 4.7 per cent in 2018 with a gross domestic product (GDP) value of RM1.23 trillion at constant prices and RM1.43 trillion at current prices, accord...
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