Malaysia Plans New Lending Guidelines for Financial Institutions

Malaysia will introduce new lending guidelines for financial institutions in the third quarter of this year, central bank Governor Zeti Akhtar Aziz told reporters in Kuala Lumpur today. This is to ensure “responsible” lending practices, she said.

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