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Fitch Group

Fitch lowers Malaysian growth forecast to 4.6 percent

World

Fitch lowers Malaysian growth forecast to 4.6 percent

Fitch Solutions Macro Research, a rating agency of Fitch Group, has cut its growth forecast for Malaysia for 2018 to 4.6 percent compared with its previous forecast of 5.1 percent, following a weaker-than-expected performance in the third quarter of the year, according to The Star.

Export resilience to boost economy

Business

Export resilience to boost economy

The Vietnamese economy will likely expand more than 6 percent annually over the next few years thanks to continued export resilience and ongoing reform measures by the government.