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| October 11, 2017
bnm-house-1

Bank Negara resists calls to loosen mortgage lending,says property industry needs to cut costs in order to spur home... More ››

| September 20, 2017
Rehda

Real Estate Housing Developers' Association Malaysia says property launches have been cut back and many developers have frozen new... More ››

| August 14, 2017
ragut-ic-mykad

Lawyer says any criminal record will affect an individuals's loan standing, application for jobs and trustworthiness. More ››

August 11, 2017
COMMENT
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Malaysians should learn from past experiences of countries such as Sri Lanka and Tanzania instead of running the risk... More ››

| July 31, 2017
audit-selangor

Over RM4 billion in arrears owed to the federal government in 2016, says latest audit report. More ››

| July 31, 2017
audit-house (2)

The deficit was financed by internal and external loans of RM99.85 billion, which were used to repay existing debts... More ››

July 27, 2017
COMMENT
Zairil-Khir-Johari-techer

Instead of addressing critical issues in the country, the government is prepared to sacrifice sectors such as education in... More ››

July 21, 2017
COMMENT
malaysia_china_economie_600

It is probably true that China lends to us generously but the loan is tied to China being in... More ››

| July 17, 2017
idris-jusoh-ptptn-2

Bank Negara study shows defaulters pay their car, housing and credit cards but refused to settle education loans. More ››

| June 13, 2017
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Participants also talk about need to respect religious values and having a hub that is transparent and filled with... More ››

| June 6, 2017
ptptn-online

Borrower can opt to make payments through 17 banks providing this service. More ››

| June 6, 2017
kwap-src

KWAP CEO Wan Kamaruzaman Wan Ahmad says he is not worried over principal repayment as it has government guarantee. More ››

| May 4, 2017
src-mof

SRC International still owes the government RM310 million and KWAP RM4.385 billion. More ››

| April 30, 2017
azih-muda-1

Many civil servants have applied for personal loans from financial institutions, with repayment amounts beyond their means, says Cuepacs... More ››

| April 21, 2017
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MACC charge sheets say both of Adam's statements on Feb 10 and Feb 22, with these claims, were false. More ››

| April 20, 2017
Chang-Kim-Loong_hba_600

While reminding banks that not all trades come with salary documentation, the House Buyers Association advises developers not to... More ››

| March 26, 2017
idris-jusoh-ptptn

Higher Education Minister says this is due to the positive performance of borrowers. More ››

| March 25, 2017
blacklist

They can use 24-hour counter opened at klia2 to negotiate or they cannot leave country. More ››

| March 23, 2017
ptptn-2

Despite that, only 19% have been blacklisted because they owed just too much. More ››

| February 24, 2017
Chang-Kim-Loong_-pr1m_house_600

House Buyers Association advises would-be borrowers against being misled by the lower instalments during the first five years. More ››

| February 21, 2017
Shahril-Ridza-Ridzuan

Pension fund assures members that it only extends loans to corporations with 'AA' ratings. More ››

February 7, 2017
COMMENT
paybill_lim-guan-eng_6001

How else should we manage our finances if not by personal prudence, astuteness and responsibility. More ››

January 17, 2017
COMMENT
br1m

BR1M should rightly only be targeted at people who are handicapped, or who have suffered misfortune, or who are... More ››

| January 12, 2017
kedah-sale

With a single stroke, the Kedah executive council declared that financial institutions established under Malaysian law are 'Malay', thus... More ››

| January 10, 2017
mara

The Mara chairman explains the rationale for selling one of its four properties in Australia. More ››

| January 2, 2017
Tan-Keng-Liang_meeting

Gerakan Youth leader Tan Keng Liang urges state government to help those affected by the Court of Appeal's ruling. More ››

| October 21, 2016
Paul-Selvaraj

The consumer body wants financial education for first-time home buyers to prevent over-borrowing. More ››

| September 27, 2016
ptptn

Any action will take into account all aspects and will not be done arbitrarily. More ››

| September 24, 2016
PTPTN borrowers

PTPTN borrowers who fail to repay loans on time or not at all blacklisted by CCRIS. More ››

| September 21, 2016
Chang Kim Loong

National House Buyer Association asks why ministry was so gung-ho about developers giving out such loans. More ››

| September 20, 2016
Noh Omar

Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Minister Noh Omar says as minister he has power to decide on interest... More ››

| September 9, 2016
Johari Ghani

Finance Minister II Johari Ghani points out that developers need to secure a bank loan themselves before starting any... More ››

| September 9, 2016
1Malaysia People's Housing (PR1MA)

Finance Ministry is in talks with four major banks on how 1Malaysia People's Housing (PR1MA) can deliver affordable homes. More ››

| September 8, 2016
Real Estate and Housing Developers' Association Malaysia (Redha)

Rehda Past President Ng Seing Liong says housing developers prefer to use any money they have to build more... More ››

| September 8, 2016
noh-omar-pemaju

Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Minister Noh Omar says the interest rate for these money-lending licences will be... More ››

| August 2, 2016
UOB Kay Hian

Despite BNM’s rate cut, consumers and businesses are holding back, say analysts. More ››

July 21, 2016
Barjoyai_cost-living_600

UTAR lecturer says although loans help spur country’s economic growth, it has a negative effect in the long term.... More ››

| July 20, 2016
bnm_house_loan_600

Bank Negara says access to loans not the problem, issues such as affordability and shortage of reasonably-priced houses more... More ››

| July 20, 2016
Debt

Skyrocketing prices of houses have aggravated household debt, says economic think tank. More ››

| July 19, 2016
Debt1

Skyrocketing prices of houses have aggravated household debt, says economic think tank. More ››

| July 17, 2016
cimb

CIMB's BR will be reduced from 4.1% to 3.9% per annum and its BLR/BFR, decreased from 6.95% to 6.75%... More ››

| June 15, 2016
nadzim-ppim-bank-1

Persatuan Pengguna Islam Malaysia says many small business operators find the process to apply for loans too complicated and... More ››

| June 15, 2016
abu-sofian-yaacob_ringgit_6001

Economic expert suggests these small loans have a low interest rate not exceeding 2%, with the repayment amount broken... More ››

May 24, 2016
chua-tee-yong

Despite public perception, statistics show that the credit card application approval rate is only between 50-60%, and not... More ››

April 23, 2016
Shamsul-Anuar_ptptn_600_1

These former students will find it difficult to obtain personal loans, credit cards, housing loans and vehicle loans from... More ››

April 5, 2016
JPA

It focuses on the sponsorship of students to local institutions of higher learning to retain the brightest students in... More ››

March 7, 2015
Loans, prostitution, Ah Long

Consumer activist tells of women asked to become hookers after getting into debt. More ››

| February 24, 2015
kalai

CEO of SEED speaks out about why NGO Nambikkai has accused the agency of wrongdoing. More ››

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