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Thursday, Jul 29, 2021
MARC has affirmed its public information local currency sovereign rating of AAA/stable on Malaysia, based on its national rating scale. Under this rating scale, the sovereign state of Malaysia carries the lowest relative risk for reasons that include its authority to tax in ringgit and set interest rates.The rating reflects several credit strengths, including a competitive and well-diversified eco...

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Thursday, Jul 02, 2020
MARC has affirmed its public information foreign currency sovereign rating of AAA/stable on Malaysia under its national rating scale. The AAA rating reflects several credit strengths, including a competitive and well diversified economy. It was, for example, positioned relatively high at number 27 in the 2019 edition of the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Index 4.0 rankings. It is ...

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019
MARC has affirmed Malaysia’s sovereign rating of AAA with a stable outlook based on its national scale. The AAA rating reflects the resilience of the Malaysian economy, its effective monetary policy, as well as healthy external position. Its rating strengths are, however, tempered by persistent fiscal deficits, high government debt and rising contingen...

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Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017
MARC has affirmed Malaysia’s sovereign rating of AAA with a stable outlook based on its national scale. The AAA rating reflects MARC’s opinion on the sovereign’s ability to meet its local currency obligations. It represents the sovereign’s ordinal ranking of creditworthiness within the country and excludes foreign currency transfer and convertibility risks. It is based solely on an analys...

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Monday, Apr 25, 2016
MARC has affirmed Malaysia’s sovereign rating of AAA with a stable outlook based on its national scale. The AAA rating reflects MARC’s opinion on the sovereign’s ability to meet its local currency obligations. It represents the sovereign’s ordinal ranking of creditworthiness within the country and excludes foreign currency transfer and convertibility risks. It is based solely on an analys...

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Friday, Apr 24, 2015
MARC has affirmed Malaysia’s sovereign rating of AAA with a stable outlook based on its national scale. The AAA rating reflects MARC’s opinion on the sovereign’s ability to meet its local currency obligations. The rating of AAA represents the sovereign’s ordinal ranking of creditworthiness within the country and excludes foreign currency transfer and convertibility risks. ...

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Thursday, May 15, 2014
MARC has assigned a national scale sovereign rating of ‘AAA’ to Malaysia with a stable outlook. The Malaysian national scale sovereign rating is essentially a local currency rating and does not capture foreign currency transfer and convertibility (T&C) risks. As the ‘AAA’ rating is the highest grade rating that can be assigned to any local or foreign domiciled ringgit M...

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