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Too early to tell

By ZAIDI ISHAM - Thursday, 18 December 2014.

WEAKER RINGGIT, OIL PRICES: TNB assessing impact on operations and finances

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Bursa Malaysia update: 543 gainers, 152 losers

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 11:52

KUALA LUMPUR: At 11.30 a.m. today, there were 543 gainers, 152 losers and 195 counters traded unchanged on the Bursa Malaysia.

Short-Term rates expected to remain stable

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:22

KUALA LUMPUR: Short-term interbank rates are expected to remain stable today on Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) intervention to absorb excess liquidity from the financial system.

KL shares open higher

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:20

KUALA LUMPUR: Shares on Bursa Malaysia opened higher today, lifted by buying support in selected blue-chips.

Bursa Malaysia update, 444 gainers

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:10

KUALA LUMPUR: At 9.30 a.m. today, there were 444 gainers, 64 losers and 119 counters traded unchanged on the Bursa Malaysia.

KLCI futures higher in early trade

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:09

KUALA LUMPUR: The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI futures (FKLI) contracts on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives opened higher today with all four contract months traded.

Gold up 23 sen at RM129.69 per gramme

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:05

KUALA LUMPUR: The physical price of gold at 9:30am stood at RM129.69 per gramme, up 25 sen from RM129.44 at 5pm yesterday. – BERNAMA

KLIBOR untraded

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:03

KUALA LUMPUR: The three-month Kuala Lumpur Interbank Offered Rate (KLIBOR) futures contracts on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives were untraded as at 9.25 am.

Malaysian foreign exchange opening

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:02

US –––––––––––- 3.4720/4750

Ringgit opens lower against US dollar

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:01

KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened lower today against the US dollar and mixed against other major currencies.

KL shares open higher

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 09:57

KUALA LUMPUR: Shares on Bursa Malaysia opened higher today, lifted by buying support in selected blue-chips.

Bursa opening indices

Friday, December 19, 2014 - 09:57

FBMEMAS: 11,755.91 (+ 84.69) FBMKLCI: 1,706.47 (+ 6.52)

Texchem: GST to benefit restaurant business

By OOI TEE CHING - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 00:00

KUALA LUMPUR:  Texchem Resources Bhd says the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) next year will benefit its restaurant business as it can claim input tax from the Customs Department.

Making the REIT investments

By SHAREN - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 00:00

STRONG UPSIDE: Those with quality commercial, industrial and healthcare assets to do well

Genting shares slip nearly 3pc

Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 23:59

SHARES of Genting Malaysia fell nearly three per cent yesterday after its unit, RW Orange Country LCC, failed to win a casino licence in New York.

‘No material impact on REITs from GST’

Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 23:59

AXIS REIT Managers Bhd (ARMB) says its study has shown that the six per cent Goods and Services Tax (GST) will not have any material impact on Malaysian real estate investment trusts (REITs).

OWG closes 3.5 sen higher on debut

Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 23:57

KUALA LUMPUR: Leisure and hospitality-based Only World Group Holdings Bhd (OWG) closed at a slight premium of 3.5 sen over its 88 sen offer price following its debut on Bursa Malaysia yesterday.