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What Exactly is Bank Negara Malaysia?

Geoffrey Williams, Economist, Malaysian University of Science and Technology

25-Mar-24 14:00

What Exactly is Bank Negara Malaysia?

Bank Negara Malaysia, or BNM, is the central bank of Malaysia. We often hear about its pivotal role in Malaysia's economy, in monitoring and perhaps even managing currency exchange rates and OPRs. But what exactly is Bank Negara Malaysia? What are its powers and limitations?

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