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Life insurance industry grows 14.19 pct in 2019


KUALA LUMPUR, March 16 — The life insurance industry registered a 14.19 per cent increase in new business total premiums to RM11.8 billion last year as compared with RM10.3 billion in 2018, driven by an increase in awareness among consumers on the importance of life insurance protection.



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CLOSING, TUESDAY, MAR 31

US 4.3150/3250
S’pore 3.0240/0325
100 Yen 3.9773/9876
Sterling 5.3282/3427
Euro 4.7353/7480

Source: Bank Negara Malaysia


Reduction in the overnight policy rate (OPR) by Bank Negara Malaysia would be good for consumer spending and investment;

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