SINGAPORE: Oil prices edged lower in thin Asian trade Tuesday as concerns over a global supply glut persisted, with few fresh leads for dealers to track.
KUALA LUMPUR: The benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) remained higher at mid-morning today on sustained buying interest in some heavyweights.
KUALA LUMPUR: Gold futures contract on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives was lower on lack of buying support for the precious metal.
HONG KONG: Asia stocks rallied for a second day Tuesday, as a buoyant performance on Wall Street on the back of strong US economic data again stoked buying around the region.
KUALA LUMPUR: Short-term interbank rates are expected to remain stable today on Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM)’s intervention to absorb excess liquidity from the financial system.
KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened lower against the US dollar on lack of buying support for the local note.
KUALA LUMPUR: The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI futures contract (FKLI) on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives opened higher this morning.
KUALA LUMPUR: The benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) opened higher in tandem with the positive Wall Street performance overnight.
KUALA LUMPUR: At 9.30 am today, there were 243 gainers, 127 losers and 198 counters traded unchanged on the Bursa Malaysia.
KUALA LUMPUR: The physical price of gold as at 9.30am stood at RM133.12 per gramme, down 31 sen from RM133.43 last Friday. – BERNAMA
BAKU: Central bankers and finance ministers from China, Japan and South Korea said on Sunday they remained committed to policies to support demand in the face of moderate and uneven global growth.
BAKU (Azerbaijan): – Malaysia’s state-owned oil and gas giant Petronas has completed its transaction for the acquisition of oil and gas related assets in Azerbaijan, following a sales and purchase agreement it signed with Norway-based Statoil in October last year.
KUALA LUMPUR: Shares on Bursa Malaysia fell at mid-afternoon today on lack of buying interest ahead of the long weekend.
KUALA LUMPUR: Port operators NCB Holdings Bhd and MMC Corporation Bhd are discussing a potential synergy between their ports and logistics business, NCB Group Managing Director Abi Sofian Abdul Hamid said.