|1.||Business Tendency Survey||Quarterly|
|b) MINING, ELECTRICITY AND WATER||-|
|e) WHOLESALE AND RETAIL TRADE||-|
(Transport, Communication, Insurance, Real Estate and Information & Communication Technology)
|Business Tendency Survey 2015|
The Business Tendency Survey is conducted quarterly by the Department of Statistics, Malaysia since 2004. The survey gathers views from the senior management of 465 prominent establishments in four major sectors in Malaysia namely industry, construction, wholesale & retail trade and services. The main characteristic of this survey is to collect information regarding the direction of change of key economic variables. The Business Tendency Survey collects qualitative information from business managers on their assessment of the business performance for the past quarter and the expectations for the next three and six months. The information is useful for monitoring the current economic situation.