October 31, 2020 House of Trust

Author: <span class="vcard">Benedict Weerasena</span>


Rethink the EPF Withdrawal Scheme

March 25, 2020

March 25, 2020

As part of the revised economic stimulus package, Employees Provident Fund contributors under the age of 55 are allowed to...

Covid-19: Act Fast & Do Whatever it Takes!

March 24, 2020

March 24, 2020

As of March 24th 2020, there are already over 384,000 cases of Coronavirus worldwide, with 16,591 deaths. Though over 102,000...

Senarai Kabinet Malaysia 2020

March 9, 2020

March 9, 2020

Menteri Kanan – Menteri Perdagangan Antarabangsa dan Industri YB Dato’ Seri Mohamed Azmin AliTimbalan Menteri: Datuk Lim Ban Hong (akan...

Response to Economic Stimulus Package 2020

March 4, 2020

March 4, 2020

The stimulus package was still announced despite the past week’s political headwinds, indicating the commitment of the interim Prime Minister...

Weekly Economic Update (Week 1 of February 2020)

February 5, 2020

February 5, 2020

I. Bank Negara Malaysia reduces Overnight Policy Rate[1] (OPR) to 2.75 percent 25 basis point reduction (second time in less than 6...

Social Mobility Index 2020

February 3, 2020

February 3, 2020

In January 2020, the World Economic Forum created a new index to measure social mobility, broadly defined as the ability...

Weekly Economic Update (Week 2 of January 2020)

January 13, 2020

January 13, 2020

*Source: Fair Observer India restricts imports of palm oil from Malaysia  On the 8th of January 2020, India imposed curbs on refined...

Business Sentiment Report 2019/2020

January 10, 2020

January 10, 2020

The annual Malaysian Business Sentiment Survey 2019/2020 conducted jointly by Monash University Malaysia and CPA Australia identifies key issues that define...

Weekly Economic Update (Week 1 of January 2020)

January 6, 2020

January 6, 2020

A. Malaysian Economy  Malaysian Well-Being Index 2018 (MyWI) (published on 24th Dec 2019)  (Source: DOSM) MyWI increased 0.8 per cent to...

A Tribute to Dr Tetsu Nakamura

December 11, 2019

December 11, 2019

We would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Dr Tetsu Nakamura, a man...