Somebody asked me before, is that good to keep foreign currency and earn interest? Foreign currency current account offers a form of savings in the currency of your choice. You are able to hold on to the currency and convert it into ringgit when necessary or when there is also beneficial to those who receive and pay expenses in a foreign currency, such as businessmen who frequently travel abroad and those who work overseas or paying education fees overseas.
The account holder may earn interest on his balance. The interest rate, if any, is generally calculated on a daily basis subject to a minimum day-end balance, and credited to a monthly basis. The rates vary depending on the foreign currency and interest may not be given for certain currencies. Also, rates are subject to change without prior notice.