Bursa Malaysia ends easier
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 19 — Bursa Malaysia continued to trend sideways at the close today on persistent selling in index-linked counters and blue-chip stocks, said a dealer.
Malaysia not spared by Trump's trade tantrums
Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad will head to New York later this month for the United Nations General Assembly, where the Malaysian delegation is also expected to hold various meetings on the side ...
M’sia and US eye security ties boost
WASHINGTON: A slew of meetings with key US officials awaits Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin as Malaysia seeks to deepen its ties with the United States amid security challenges posed by issues such as terrorism, human trafficking and illegal migration.
US Fed to cut rates again as optimism is tested
WASHINGTON, Sept 15 — Facing a dauntingly uncertain economic horizon and ceaselessly pelted with insults and demands for stimulus from the US president, the Federal Reserve is set to cut interest r...
Ringgit’s upward momentum to continue next week
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 14 — The improved global sentiment following easing US-China trade tensions is expected to continue driving the ringgit upward next week, moving between 4.15 and 4.1750 against th...
Global Forex Market
THE US dollar depreciated 0.1% to 98.309 following improving trade discussions between China and the United States, encouraging investors to flock to risk assets.
US budget deficit blasts past US$1t in August
WASHINGTON, Sept 13 — The US budget gap soared past US$1 trillion (RM4.16 trillion) with a month still to go in the fiscal year — the first time it has surpassed that level since 2009, the Treasur...
Asian equities mixed after US, China tariff moves
HONG KONG, Sept 12 — Signs of easing tensions between China and the US in their trade row fuelled hopes of a breakthrough in high-level talks next month but Asian markets were mixed as dealers strug...