Bank Negara's international reserves up 0.4% to US$101.9 billion

PETALING JAYA: Bank Negara Malaysia's (BNM) international reserves rose 0.4% to US$101.9 billion (RM430.4 billion) as at November 30, 2017 compared with US$101.5 billion (RM429.0 billion) as at November 15, 2017.

The central bank said in a statement that the reserves position is sufficient to finance 7.5 months of retained imports and is 1.1 times the short-term external debt.