Haze worsens in 24 areas including PJ, Shah Alam
KUALA LUMPUR: Several states in the peninsula including Kedah, Penang, Perak, Melaka, Johor and Negeri Sembilan recorded higher air pollutant index (API) readings today, from moderate to unhealthy lev...
Mah Sing, Tasek Corp, Barakah Offshore, F&N, Hartalega, Parkson Holdings,...
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 6): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, stocks in focus on Wednesday (Aug 7) may include: Mah Sing Group Bhd, Tasek Corp Bhd, Barakah Offshore Petroleum Bhd, Fraser...
Uphill task in Tasek’s privatisationAS perplexing as it may sound, companies with a small free float of shares are difficult takeover targets. The cost incurred by the major shareholder to take the company private is little.
Hong Leong Asia to take cement-maker Tasek private
KUALA LUMPUR (May 28): Singapore-listed Hong Leong Asia Ltd, which controls about 80.08% in cement maker Tasek Corp Bhd via two wholly-owned subsidiaries, wants to take Tasek Corp private in a deal wo...
‘Plastic jungle’ a legal factory
IPOH: A controversy is brewing over towering mounds of plastic waste in what a British news website claims to be a jungle but is actually the storage area of a recycling factory in an industrial zone.
No pile of trash found in Ipoh forest
IPOH: There is no unmanaged plastic waste dump of plastic waste in the jungles in Ipoh as claimed by British media, says Department of Environment director Norazizi Adinan.
Trade war woes continue to worry investors
KUALA LUMPUR: US President Donald Trump’s threat about additional tariffs on Chinese goods continued to worry investors and the FBM KLCI extended its losses in early Thursday trade.
KLCI closes lower, ringgit weakens against US$
KUALA LUMPUR: Petronas Chemical, Axiata and Tenaga Nasional dragged the FBM KLCI into the red at the close on Wednesday as investors decided to take some money off the table due to the US-China trade conflict.
KLCI slumps on Trump’s fresh threat, US futures slide
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips fell in early Monday trade, tracking the worried key Asian markets after US President Donald Trump’s threat to hike US tariffs on US$200bil worth of Chinese goods this week and targeted hundreds of billions more.
Weak closing for KLCI, cement players surge
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips ended the first trading day of May in the red on losses by Digi, Press Metal and Sime Plantation amid a weaker broader market, tracking the key Asian markets.
KL shares end morning session higher
KUALA LUMPUR, April 24 — Bursa Malaysia ended the morning session higher, lifted by buying support from lower liners and selected heavyweight counters on improved investor sentiment, dealers said.
Bursa Malaysia remains higher at mid-morning
KUALA LUMPUR, April 24 — Bursa Malaysia remained higher at midmorning as positive sentiment continued to gather pace and recover from recent profit-taking in the broader market, dealers said.
Bursa remains higher at mid-afternoon
KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Bursa Malaysia remained higher at mid-afternoon today on continued buying support, mostly in lower liners and the broader market shares, dealers said.
Bursa higher at mid-day
KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Bursa Malaysia ended the morning session higher on stronger buying, lifted by gains in financial stocks as well as lower liners and broader market shares, dealers said.
Bursa stays higher at mid-morning
KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Bursa Malaysia stayed higher at mid-morning today, spurred by buying momentum mainly in financial and construction stocks, dealers said.