BNM: Economy expands by 4.5% in 1Q19

Published on 16 May 2019 5:09:00 PM

Bank Negara governor Datuk Nor Shamsiah Mohd Yunus says Malaysia’s economy expanded by 4.5% in the first quarter of March 31, 2019 (1Q2019), which was above economists' forecast of 4.3% underpinned by services and manufacturing sectors.