The Malaysian economy had a disappointing end to 2019 and thanks to the coronavirus faces a tough start to 2020. Photo: AP The Malaysian economy had a disappointing end to 2019 and thanks to the coronavirus faces a tough start to 2020. Photo: AP
The Malaysian economy had a disappointing end to 2019 and thanks to the coronavirus faces a tough start to 2020. Photo: AP

Malaysian economic growth hits 10-year low as coronavirus fears loom

  • Growth slowed to 3.6 per cent in final three months of 2019, the lowest since the height of the global financial crisis
  • First quarter of 2020 also likely to disappoint, as Bank Negara governor warns of impact of the Covid-19 virus outbreak

Topic |   Coronavirus Malaysia
The Malaysian economy had a disappointing end to 2019 and thanks to the coronavirus faces a tough start to 2020. Photo: AP The Malaysian economy had a disappointing end to 2019 and thanks to the coronavirus faces a tough start to 2020. Photo: AP
The Malaysian economy had a disappointing end to 2019 and thanks to the coronavirus faces a tough start to 2020. Photo: AP
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