A woman leaves a Light Rail Transit station in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: Xinhua A woman leaves a Light Rail Transit station in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: Xinhua
A woman leaves a Light Rail Transit station in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: Xinhua

Can Malaysia cope with a ‘triple whammy’ economic shock?

  • Analysts say the country is facing the combined threat of a global recession, plunging domestic demand and collapsing oil prices
  • The Muhyiddin administration is also bound by internal fiscal rules that limit its ability to roll out further stimulus measures

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A woman leaves a Light Rail Transit station in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: Xinhua A woman leaves a Light Rail Transit station in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: Xinhua
A woman leaves a Light Rail Transit station in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: Xinhua
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