KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Group Holdings Bhd pre-tax profit reduced to RM4.27 billion for the financial year ended Dec 31, 2014 compared with RM5.84 billion in 2013.
KOTA BaRU: The ASEAN SME Showcase and Conference in Kuala Lumpur from May 26-28 is the best platform for small medium entrepreneurs (SMEs) to explore regional opportunities following the realisation of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC).
Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) reported today a lower net profit and says it will cut its five-year capital investment and operating expenditure by 10 per cent and 30 per cent respectively to mitigate the adverse effects of weak crude oil prices on its profitability and cashflow in 2015.
SANDAKAN: A total of 325,279 companies nationwide registered under the Goods and Sales Tax (GST) that ends tomorrow.
KUALA LUMPUR: At 5.00 p.m. today, there were 366 gainers, 484 losers and 303 counters traded unchanged on the Bursa Malaysia.
KUALA LUMPUR: RHB Capital Bhd (RHB Cap) chalked up a pre-tax profit of RM2.74 billion for the financial year ended Dec 31, 2014, versus RM2.47 billion recorded in 2013, on the back of a higher total income growth.
KUALA LUMPUR: The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) futures contract (FKLI) on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives finished the morning session mixed.
KUALA LUMPUR: Boustead Holdings Bhd’s pre-tax profit for the financial year ended Dec 31, 2014 eased to RM685.7 million from RM707.7 million achieved in 2013.
KUALA LUMPUR: The country’s official reserve assets amounted to US$110.6 billion as at end January 2015, Bank Negara Malaysia said.
SINGAPORE: Crude oil futures rebounded on Friday, with Brent heading for its biggest monthly gain since May 2009, as supply outages in North Sea and renewed fears of gas supply disruption in Europe supported prices.
KUALA LUMPUR: The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI futures contract (FKLI) on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives opened higher with three contract months traded.
KUALA LUMPUR: Short-term interbank rates are expected to remain stable today with Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) intervening to absorb excess liquidity from the financial system.
KUALA LUMPUR: The benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) edged down this morning on selective trading as traders remained on sidelines, a dealer said.
KUALA LUMPUR: The three-month Kuala Lumpur Interbank Offered Rate (KLIBOR) futures contract on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives was untraded as at 9.20am.
KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened easier against the US dollar, in early trading this morning, on lack of buying support, a currency trader said.