KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia--Malaysia's international reserves increased to $98.9 billion as of June 30 from $98.7 billion on June 15, the country's central bank said Friday.
Bank Negara Malaysia said however, in ringgit terms, it declined following stronger ringgit during the second quarter.
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It said the reserves are sufficient to finance 7.9 months of retained imports, and are 1.1 times the country's short-term external debt.
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July 07, 2017 03:19 ET (07:19 GMT)