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Investors cautious on weak Chinese data, trade talks
KUALA LUMPUR: Key Asian markets including Bursa Malaysia ended mixed on Tuesday as investors stayed cautious due to the weak Chinese data and concerns...
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Bursa Malaysia remains in the negative at mid-afternoon
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15 — Bursa Malaysia remained in the negative territory at mid-afternoon today, weighed down by profit-taking activities in heavyweight stocks led by IHH Healthcare, Digi and Axiata...
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IHH, Digi top laggards on KLCI, oil prices extend fall
KUALA LUMPUR: Profit-taking after the recent stock rally sent the FBM KLCI slightly lower with IHH Healthcare recording the biggest drag at midday.
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Bursa Malaysia ends mixed on late bargain-hunting
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10 ― Bursa Malaysia ended mixed on last-minute bargain-hunting after hitting a new four-year low in mid-afternoon on the back of the US-China trade conflict as well as market jitte...
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KL shares sink to four-year low at mid-day
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 9 — Bursa Malaysia succumbed to a new four-year low at mid-day today against the backdrop of the US-China trade dispute, said a dealer.
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Bursa Malaysia remains lower at mid-morning
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 9 — Bursa Malaysia remained lower at mid-morning today with traders taking a subdued stance amid the US-China trade dispute, coupled with news from the Budget 2020 to be tabled on ...
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Khazanah wants Budget 2020 to focus on digitalisation, economic inclusion
KUALA LUMPUR: Khazanah Nasional hopes that Budget 2020, set to be announced on Friday, will focus on digitalisation and economic inclusion.
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Bursa Malaysia ends mixed
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 8 — Bursa Malaysia ended mixed today as bargain hunting earlier in the day tapered off as profit-taking set in, while the market awaits fresh catalysts, dealers said.
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KLCI plumbs to another fresh four year low
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia and key Asian markets were routed on Thursday after the US imposed new tariffs on European goods, raising concerns about slower global...
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Bursa, Asian markets slide on weak US factory data
KUALA LUMPUR:Bursa Malaysia and Asian markets ended in the red on Wednesday, in line with global markets on fears of a global slowdown following weakenesses in...
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KLCI snaps losing streak on first day of Q4
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips closed higher on Tuesday, the first day of the fourth quarter, with mild fund buying of Maybank, Sime Plantation and Tenaga Nasional but...
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After big deal fails, Axiata seeks small sales
KUALA LUMPUR/SINGAPORE (Oct 1): Under pressure to deliver cash to shareholders after a merger with Norway's Telenor collapsed, Axiata has changed tack: It is now in talks to offload stakes in units an...
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KLCI, Asia shrugs off reports of Chinese exclusion from US markets
KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI experienced some volatility although it ended nearly flat by the end of the first half of the trading day.
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Bursa Malaysia ends higher on positive global sentiment
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 26 — Bursa Malaysia ended the day higher on the back of positive sentiment surrounding the global market due to easing tensions between the United States and China.
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KLCI gains ground on signs of U.S.-China trade deal progress
KUALA LUMPUR: Shares on Bursa Malaysia edged higher on Thursday, following positive comments from China on trade with the US soothed investor sentiment.
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Bursa Malaysia opens slightly higher on institutional support
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 26 — Bursa Malaysia opened slightly higher backed by institutional support in selected heavyweights.
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Markets whipsawed by geopolitical woes, KLCI falls
KUALA LUMPUR: Geopolitical worries ranging from the proposed impeachment of the US President, US-China trade war and Brexit pushed world stocks into the red on...
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Malaysia's 5G plan moves forward in a potential boost to China's Huawei
Malaysia will start a nationwide demonstration of 5G projects next month, a minister said on Tuesday, indicating it was on track to become one of the first Asian countries to launch the technology.
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Malaysia’s 5G plan a potential boon for Huawei
KUALA LUMPUR: The 5G trials nationwide which begin next month as announced by Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo yesterday, is an indication Malaysia is on track to become one of ...
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Malaysia’s 5G plan a boon for Huawei
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will start a nationwide demonstration of 5G projects next month, a minister said on Tuesday, indicating it was on track to become one of...
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Malaysia starting 5G trials in October
KUALA LUMPUR • Malaysia yesterday said it will start a nationwide demonstration of 5G projects next month, indicating it is on track to become one of the first Asian countries to launch the technolo...
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Malaysia's 5G plan a potential boon for China's Huawei
Malaysia will start a nationwide demonstration of 5G projects next month, Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo said today, indicating the country is on track to become one of the fi...
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Malaysia's 5G plan a potential boon for China's Huawei
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will start a nationwide demonstration of 5G projects next month, a minister said on Tuesday, indicating it was on track to become one of the first Asian countries to launch the ...
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Bursa Malaysia pares down losses at close
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 — Bursa Malaysia pared down losses at the close today, but market sentiment remained weak due to lack of positive catalysts in the market.
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Sime Plantation leads plantations recovery
KUALA LUMPUR: Sime Plantation underpinned the recovery of plantation stocks on Tuesday but the gains were not enough to push the FBM KLCI into the positive...
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Malaysia's 5G plan advances, a potential boon for China's Huawei
KUALA LUMPUR (REUTERS) - Malaysia will start a nationwide demonstration of 5G projects next month, a minister said on Tuesday (Sept 24), indicating it was on track to become one of the first Asian cou...
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Malaysia's 5G plan advances, a potential boon for China's Huawei
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 24): Malaysia will start a nationwide demonstration of 5G projects next month, a minister said on Tuesday, indicating it was on track to become one of the first Asian countries to l...
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Malaysia’s 5G plan advances, a potential boon for China’s Huawei
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 — Malaysia will start a nationwide demonstration of 5G projects next month, a minister said today, indicating it was on track to become one of the first Asian countries to laun...
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Bursa Malaysia remains lower at mid-afternoon
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 ― Bucking the regional trend, Bursa Malaysia remained lower at mid-afternoon with the benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) easing 1.39 points to 1,591.54.
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Bursa Malaysia opens lower, awaiting fresh catalyst
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 — Bursa Malaysia opened slightly lower this morning as the market awaits fresh catalyst to push the equity market forward pending this month’s review of the local government ...
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Petronas stocks' retreat drags KLCI into the red
KUALA LUMPUR: Petronas-linked stocks closed lower on Monday and their losses dragged the already fragile FBM KLCI deeper into the red, mirroring the cautious key...
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Trading value surges to RM3.28b as KLCI snaps losing streak
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia witnessed a surge in trading volume and value on Friday, while late buying of Maybank enabled the FBM KLCI to snap its recent losing...
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KLCI extends losses for third day, ringgit rises on firmer oil prices
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia was en route to a third straight day of losses as monetary stimulus measures by major central banks failed to lift investor sentiment amid...
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Bursa Malaysia remains negative at mid-morning
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 20 — Bursa Malaysia remained in the negative zone at mid-morning today on selling pressure seen in the plantation, consumer products and telecommunication counters.
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Malaysia can be data hub of the region, says expert
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has the capability of becoming the data hub of the region, according to a data expert.
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KLCI extends losing streak as IHH, Maybank slip
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips closed weaker on Thursday as investors continued to be cautious, dragged by declines in IHH Healthcare, Maybank and Sime Plantation.
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Bursa slips on Fed cut disappointment, semiconductor stocks see interest
KUALA LUMPUR: Global stock markets were mixed on Thursday as disappointment prevailed over the shallow US interest rate cut and uncertainty over whether there...
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Consumer stocks top losers as investors stay cautious
KUALA LUMPUR: Consumer stocks topped the losers' list on Wednesday as investors stayed cautious due to the lack of convincing catalysts while the FBM KLCI closed...
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Bursa Malaysia lower at mid-morning
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 18 — Bursa Malaysia was lower at mid-morning today, with the benchmark index remaining in negative territory, due to selling in selected blue-chips such as KL Kepong and Petronas ...
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Bursa opens lower on profit taking
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 18 — Bursa Malaysia opened lower this morning, reversing yesterday's gains with profit-taking activities and the mixed performance of regional peers dampened the local bourse desp...
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Foreign funds return to Bursa with net inflow of RM247mil
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia saw a slight recovery this week, registering a net inflow of foreign funds totalling RM247.1 million from Tuesday to Thursday (Sept 10-12)...
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Investors await rate cuts and trade talks
REVIEW: As the European Central Bank unveiled a fresh volley of stimulus measures on Thursday, among them a further 10 basis-point cut to its negative interest rate...
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Bursa Malaysia ends higher on last-minute buying
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 13 — Last-minute buying lifted Bursa Malaysia to end in positive territory today, ahead of another long weekend.
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Telco industry consolidation inevitable — Celcom
KUALA LUMPUR: Despite Axiata Group Bhd and Telenor ASA calling off their proposed merger, Axiata’s mobile arm Celcom Axiata Bhd says a consolidation of Malaysian mobile network operators will eventu...
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SME Corp to encourage digitalisation among SMEs with technology pitching session
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 12): SME Corporation Malaysia will hold a technology pitching session at the upcoming Future SME Conference 2019 to encourage digitalisation among small and medium-sized enterprises...
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Profit-taking, bearish regional markets drag Bursa Malaysia down
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 12 — Bursa Malaysia ended at its intraday low today, partly on profit-taking amid bearish trend among the major South-east Asian equity markets.
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Bursa Malaysia higher at mid-afternoon
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 12 — Bursa Malaysia remained higher at mid-afternoon, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) rising 1.10 points to 1,603.40 at 3.15 pm, led by gains in the shares of Petrona...
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KL shares up at mid-afternoon
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 12 — Bursa Malaysia remained higher at mid-afternoon, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) rising 1.10 points to 1,603.40 at 3.15pm, led by gains in the shares of Petronas...
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PetChem extends rally, telcos rebound
KUALA LUMPUR: Global equities headed higher as interest rate cuts were back in the spotlight ahead of the European Central Bank's policy meeting later tonight...
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Bursa Malaysia higher at mid-morning
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 12 — Bursa Malaysia continued its uptrend with FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) up 4.07 points to 1,606.37 as at 11am.
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Bursa Malaysia ends above 1,600 level, Petronas companies, Axiata lift
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 11 — Bursa Malaysia settled above the 1,600 level today, boosted by oil and gas counters — Petronas Chemical, Petronas Dagangan as well as Axiata.
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Bursa Malaysia higher at mid-afternoon
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 11 ― Bursa Malaysia stayed higher at mid-morning, lifted by gains in selected heavyweights.
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Bursa Malaysia ends morning session higher
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 11 ― Bursa Malaysia ended the morning session higher, supported by Axiata, Petronas Chemicals and Maybank.
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KLCI stabilises on Axiata rebound
KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI was slightly higher at midday as a rebound in Axiata shares halted the decline seen over the previous session.
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Bursa Malaysia stays higher at mid-morning
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 11 ― Bursa Malaysia pared gains, but remained in positive territory at mid-morning, supported by selected interest in heavyweights led by Axiata.
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Bursa Malaysia rebounds, led by Axiata
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 11 ― Bursa Malaysia rebounded today, led by Axiata, which rose 1.2 per cent to RM4.16 after losing more than 15 per cent at yesterday’s close.
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Tough going for Bursa, glove makers in focus
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips were slightly higher in early Wednesday trade after the selldown the previous day due to Axiata and Digi but the overall mood was cautious...
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Malaysian Banks Don’t Spend Enough on Tech — At Risk of Disrupted by Virtual Banks
A recent report by S&P Global outlining the future outlook for Malaysia’s financial services sector highlighted that Malaysian banks are underspending in technology.
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Axiata's slide erases more than 12pts from KLCI
KUALA LUMPUR: Selling pressure on Axiata and Digi, after the proposed merger fell through, weighed heavily on the FBM KLCI on Tuesday.
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Bursa Malaysia ends in negative territory
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 10 — Bursa Malaysia closed in negative territory today, dragged down mainly by the sharp fall of Axiata and Digi shares following the termination of the proposed Axiata-Telenor me...
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Bursa Malaysia lower at mid-afternoon
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 10 — Bursa Malaysia remained lower at mid-afternoon today as selling pressure continued.
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Bursa Malaysia ends morning session lower
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 10 ― Bursa Malaysia ended the morning session lower today as selling pressure persisted amid lack of local market-moving news and muted regional markets performance.
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Heavy selling in Axiata, Digi shares weigh on KLCI
KUALA LUMPUR: A sharp plunge in Axiata's stock value single-handedly took the FBM KLCI 11 points lower as the counter resumed trading following last Friday's...
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Bursa Malaysia lower mid-morning
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 10 — Bursa Malaysia remained lower at mid-morning today as selling pressure continued.
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Public Investment downgrades Axiata to trading sell
Public Investment downgrades Axiata to trading sell
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AmInvest Research downgrades telco to neutral after failed merger
KUALA LUMPUR: AmInvestment Research has downgraded the outlook on the telecommunications sector to neutral from overweight following the failed...
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Axiata opens down 81 sen at RM4.07 on termination of planned Telenor merger
Axiata opens down 81 sen at RM4.07 on termination of planned Telenor merger
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Bursa Malaysia opens lower
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 10 — Bursa Malaysia opened lower in a tight range today, mirroring the trading on Wall Street.
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KLCI closes on firmer note, above key 1,600
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips closed on a firmer note on Friday, underpinned by gains in MISC and Axiata, as market sentiment was boosted by hopes of a...
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Axiata and Telenor call off merger plans
Axiata has officially announced that the proposed merger between Axiata and Telenor is officially off.
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Axiata and Telenor Terminate Merger Discussion
Axiata and Telenor have announced that both companies have agreed to terminate their plan to merge.
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Axiata, Telenor ASA agree to end discussions on non-cash combination of their...
Axiata, Telenor ASA agree to end discussions on non-cash combination of their telecommunication, infrastructure assets in Asia
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Axiata, Digi share trades suspended from 2:30pm to 5pm today
Axiata, Digi share trades suspended from 2:30pm to 5pm today
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Sustained interest in MISC leads KLCI advance
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia was slightly firmer in Friday trading as global equities rebounded from the selldown experienced earlier in the week on new hopes...
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Axiata, Digi weigh down KLCI on possible merger cancellation
KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI ended the morning session on a low note after having spent a large part of the day in positive territory, as heavyweights Axiata and Digi...
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AmInvest Research retains overweight on telcos
KUALA LUMPUR: AmInvestment Research is retaining its overweight outlook on the telecommunications sector given the multiple synergies from sector consolidation...
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Axiata says commercial aspect of merger with Telenor '90pc done'
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 30 — After recent reports suggested that the merger between Telenor and Axiata has hit a snag, Axiata Group Bhd president and group chief executive officer (CEO) Tan Sri Jamaludi...
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XOX Mobile To Launch Mastercard Enabled E-Wallet Soon
XOX Mobile an MNVO operator is the latest in the long line of companies joining the e-wallet game in Malaysia.
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Telcos fully back national connectivity plan
PETALING JAYA: Industry players are throwing in their support for the National Fiberisation and Connectivity Plan (NFCP), under which Malaysians across the urban-rural divide are set to enjoy high-quality and affordable digital connectivity.
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KLCI closes slightly lower, stretches decline to lowest in four years again
KUALA LUMPUR: Some solid gains by MISC, Tenaga Nasional and Petronas-linked stocks helped prevent the FBM KLCI from closing off the lows on Wednesday amid...
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‘Six months too short for ISP checks’
PETALING JAYA: Six months is insufficient for the Education Ministry to make a comprehensive assessment of the three Internet service providers’ (ISPs) ability to deliver satisfactory level of service to schools, the National Union of the Teaching Profession...
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Supporting high-potential startups
ENDEAVOR Malaysia, an entrepreneur support organisation, has launched its new ScaleUp Endeavor programme to help high-potential local companies that are at the startup phase.
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KLCI stages mild rebound, thanks to Maxis, AmBank
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips snapped their recent losing streak on Thursday but it was not the best performance investors hoped for due to some late selling of selected stocks.
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Bursa Malaysia remains mixed at lunch break
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 22 — Bursa Malaysia remained mixed at midday with the benchmark index in positive territory, but market breadth proved negative.
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KLCI makes advance ahead of US economic summit
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia firmed up slightly ahead of the Jackson Hole symposium in the US that is due to start later tonight.
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Bursa stages mild rebound on CIMB's gains, gold climbs
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia staged a mild rebound to close slightly above the key 1,600 level on Tuesday on fund buying of CIMB and selected oil stocks but the overall sentiment was still lacklustre....
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Bursa Malaysia remains positive at mid-afternoon
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 20 ― Bursa Malaysia remained positive at mid-afternoon after resuming trading backed by institutional support in selected heavyweights, lifting the index above the 1,600 immediate ...
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Bursa Malaysia remains in positive territory
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 20 ― Bursa Malaysia remained in positive territory at mid-morning backed by constant buying in selected heavyweights.
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AmInvestment Bank maintains overweight on telco sector
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 20): AmInvestment Bank has maintained its "overweight" call on the telecommunications (telco) sector, as there are multiple synergies from sector consolidation, which will also allev...
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Bursa Malaysia opens higher pushed by selected heavyweight
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 20 ― Bursa Malaysia opened higher today pushed by buying in selected heavyweight.
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AmInvest Research overweight on telco sector due to multiple synergies
KUALA LUMPUR: AmInvestment Research is maintaining its Overweight call on the telecommunications sector given multiple synergies from sector consolidation, which will significantly alleviate price competition that has been eroding the sector’s margins over the past three years.
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Bursa only market to close in the red, ringgit slips in volatile trade
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia was the only market among the regional Asian markets to end in the red on Monday on continued foreign fund selling despite a firmer economic outlook.
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KLCI misses Chinese-led equities rally
KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI was slightly softer in the morning session despite a rally in regional markets on the back of China's move to reduce borrowing costs for companies.
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Axiata, Digi weigh on KLCI on merger concerns
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips slipped into negative territory early Monday, weighed down by Axiata and Digi on concerns that the merger of Axiata and Telenor ASA could have hit a snag.
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KLCI closes below 1, 600 but ringgit rallies
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips ended Friday on a slighter weaker note with the benchmark FBM KLCI below the important 1, 600 level on losses by Sime Plantation and Maybank despite firmer economic data and stronger ringgit.
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KLCI pares losses on late buying of Sime Plant and Tenaga
KUALA LUMPUR: Late fund buying of Sime Plantation and Tenaga enabled the FBM KLCI to close off Thursday's intra-day low but the broader market remained weak with banks among the decliners ahead of the Q2 GDP data on Friday.
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Wild Digital 2019: Journey to the Next Billion Users starts with understanding them
DURING the Wild Digital Conference in July 2019, there was a panel titled “Journey to the Next Billion Users.” Given that the panel was filled with people from the e-commerce to the telecommunicat...
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Bursa Malaysia ends mixed, CI almost flat
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 9 — Bursa Malaysia ended mixed today, with the FBM KLCI ending 0.06 per cent easier ahead of the extended weekend.
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Bursa Malaysia opens mixed
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 9 ― Bursa Malaysia opened mixed, with the barometer index weighed down by selling activities in selected heavyweights.
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Bursa Malaysia remains higher at mid-afternoon
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 8 — Bursa Malaysia remained higher at mid-afternoon in line with most regional markets amid the announcement of better-than-expected Chinese trade data in July.
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