BFM 89.9 is Malaysia’s only independent radio station, focusing on business news and current affairs. BFM’s purpose is to build a better Malaysia by championing rational, evidence-based discourse as a key element of good policy decisions.
BFM 89.9 is a recent addition to Malaysia’s FM radio landscape. It first went on air on 4 September 2008 and professes to be Malaysia’s first business radio station.
Despite its tagline of “The Business Station”, the station offers a mix of business and non-business programming. Its business programmes include international and local business news headlines, stock market reports and interviews with corporate personalities and start-ups. Its non-business programming includes interviews with protagonists on personal and professional development, health, and the arts.