The Republic of the Union of Myanmar

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Bank Negara Malaysia and the Central Bank of Myanmar sign MOU on Regional Economic and Financial Development

Bank Negara Malaysia and the Central Bank of Myanmar signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam, to establish a collaborative frameworktopromote greater regional economic and financial integration. The MoU further enhances economic cooperation and builds towards shared economic prosperity between the two countries.

The MoU also establishes a framework of cooperation for capacity building and human capital development with the support of the Malaysian Technical Cooperation Programme of the Malaysian Government.

The MoU was signed by U Than Nyein, Governor of the Central Bank of Myanmar and Dr. Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia.


Central Bank of Myanmar

3 April 2013

Weighted-average (WA) Market Exchange Rate

MMK per USD - Date 22nd January 2021

Reference Exchange rate
(WA market rate)
Interbank Market WA rate 1,335.1
Bank-customer Market WA rate


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Interest Rate(%)
Central Bank Rate 7%pa
Minimum Bank Deposit Rate 5%pa

Maximum Bank Lending Rate (Secured)

Maximum Bank Lending Rate (Unsecured)




Economic Indicators (%)
GDP Growth Rate
2018-2019 FY
(October to September)
6.80 %
Annual Rate of Inflation
(November 2020)
4.60 %
Year on Year Inflation
(November 2020)
0.97 %

    Source :

    Ministry of Planning, Finance and Industry