Higher OPR signals further cost-of-living squeeze
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ON May 1, Bank Negara’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) decided to hike the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) to 2% from 1.75%. As the OPR determines the rate of interest that financial institutions charge each other for overnight funds, the hike means higher borrowing costs.
The MPC, in explaining its decision, pointed towards firming domestic growth.
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