KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit ended higher against the US dollar today, on mild buying support for the local note following weaker US economic data, a dealer said.
KUALA LUMPUR: ASEAN leaders have expressed keen interest in promoting Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) as the driving force for the proposed ASEAN Economic Community.
KUALA LUMPUR: Borneo Oil Bhd (BornOil) is raising RM223.39 million through a proposed rights issue with free warrants, aimed at expanding its lucrative gold mining activities in Peninsular Malaysia.
KUALA LUMPUR: The RHB Banking Group has appointed Datuk Khairussaleh Ramli as the group chief executive officer (CEO) and group managing director (MD) of RHB Banking Group with effect from May 5, 2015.
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia finished lower today on profit-taking in selected blue-chips and heavyweights, a dealer said.
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia Bhd has launched a new listing information network system, Bursa Link, and an online listing enquiry service, AskListing@Bursa, for the marketplace.
KUALA LUMPUR: The positive momentum from the transformation initiatives in Maxis is now driving its operational indicators upwards.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Marine and Heavy Engineering Holdings Bhd’s (MHB) pre-tax profit for the first quarter (Q1) ended March 31, 2015 rose to RM35.002 million from RM34.087 million recorded in the same period a year ago.
GEORGE TOWN: Malaysia Smelting Corp Bhd (MSC) is positive on its financial results ending December 2015 mostly driven by the smelting business.
JOHOR BARU: The state's biotechnology sector through Johor Biotechnology and Biodiversity Corporation (J-Biotech) is targeting RM500 million worth of investment for this year.
KUALA LUMPUR: The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FKLI) futures contracts on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives were higher at mid-day today.
KUALA LUMPUR: The key index on Bursa Malaysia was almost flat at mid-day as mixed sentiment weighed on buying patterns, a dealer said. At mid-day break, the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) was 0.29 point firmer at 1,862.87, after moving between 1,860.26 and 1,867.53.
KUALA LUMPUR: Prasarana Malaysia Bhd has a budget of RM1 billion for land acquisitions for the LRT3 project.
KOTA TINGGI: The Johor state government has allocated RM3 million for an initiative to produce 40 Bumiputera business incubators over the next two years in Pengerang.
KUALA LUMPUR: The European Union will explore the possibility of resuming talks on a free trade agreement with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations more than six years after negotiations between the two sides collapsed.