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National debt manageable, says Najib

Moody's applauds Putrajaya's budgetary discipline, but is concerned about Malaysia's worsening fiscal profile

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Mr Najib says Putrajaya is committed to keeping the debt level at below 55% of the GDP.

Kuala Lumpur

PRIME Minister Najib Razak has pledged that Malaysia's public debt would be kept at a manageable level, amid suspicions that it is growing while parked under special vehicles, potentially putting the economy in peril in the longer term.

Speaking during question time in...