In 2013, Malaysia’s economy faced a hurdle when Fitch Ratings downgraded the country’s sovereign credit rating outlook from Stable to Negative. Though it came as no surprise to most experts, it was a wake-up call to the authorities. This has led to a slew of reformations and rationalisations to bring the country’s economy back to its former glory.
As a country, Malaysia has grown by leaps and bounds and has reached a new level of maturity, as shown in the 13th general election and the way we bounced back from crises and natural disasters.
Take a look at everything money-related in the our 2013 timeline infographic.