Cabinet to reshuffle? Rumours, says Guan Eng

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 12 — Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng today dismissed speculation that the federal Cabinet would be changed soon, barely half a year after being sworn in. “I have not heard of this...

Malaysia to offer ‘safe haven’ for investors amid US-China trade war Malaysia to offer ‘safe haven’ for investors amid US-China trade war

KUALA LUMPUR — Caught in the middle of the ongoing United States-China trade war, Malaysian Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said on Monday (Nov 12) that the South-east Asian country does not intend to take sides but to position itself as a safe haven for investors. In an interview with

Daim among PM’s principal advisers, says Guan Eng | The Malaysian Insight

Finance minister says advice is given, but not necessarily taken.

He says Petronas’ performance has been ‘absolutely sturdy’, shouldn’t be downgraded because of dividend to gov't.

KUALA LUMPUR: Petroliam Nasional Bhd’s (Petronas) RM30 billion special dividend will help power Malaysia’s economy next year, but the all-time-high dividend payment does not make Malaysia heavily dependent on oil revenue, Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said.