Bursa Malaysia stays higher at mid-day
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 ― Shares on Bursa Malaysia stayed higher at mid-day today in line with regional peers, as sentiment remained positive over the strong overnight performance of Wall Street and Eu...
KLCI gains 0.35% as Tenaga and Maybank lift
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 16): The FBM KLCI gained 0.35% in early trade this morning, tracking the uptrend at regional markets, lifted by gains at index-linked heavyweights Tenaga Nasional Bhd and Malayan Ban...
Bursa Malaysia opens higher
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 16 ― Bursa Malaysia opened higher today, taking the cue from the strong overnight performance of Wall Street and European stocks.
European stocks jump as hopes of Brexit deal grow
LONDON, Oct 16 ― European stocks rose to their highest in nearly three months yesterday, with Irish stocks soaring almost 3 per cent, after a news report said negotiators were on the verge of a deal...
Pound surges as Brexit deal speculation heats up
LONDON, Oct 16 ― The pound rallied yesterday to five-month peaks amid optimism over a breakthrough in Brexit talks while Wall Street stocks rebounded following an upbeat start to earnings season.
Syria Kurds defend key town as Turkey ignores US
Smoke rises from the Syrian town of Ras al-Ain, from the Turkish side of the border at Ceylanpinar district in Sanliurfa, on the sixth day of Turkey’s military operation against Kurdish forces.
Ringgit unchanged at opening
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 15): The ringgit open unchanged against the US dollar today with investors remained on the sidelines with issues over Brexit topping the list of their main concern, a dealer said.
Ringgit unchanged at opening
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15 — The ringgit open unchanged against the US dollar today with investors remained on the sidelines with issues over Brexit topping the list of their main concern, a dealer said.
Take the proper precautions
EDUCATION Minister Dr Maszlee Malik announced in Parliament on Wednesday details of the government’s plan to introduce free meals for school students at the beginning of 2020.
Global stocks rise on trade truce bets
NEW YORK: Stocks gained on Wednesday on a report that China could yet agree to a partial trade deal with the United States despite recent tensions, while the prospect...
Ways to address burnout
THIS year, the World Health Organisation (WHO) finally put a name to a condition that generations of workers have struggled with: burnout.
WTO trade threats sink European stocks
FRANKFURT, Oct 3 ― European stock markets dived almost 3 per cent to log their worst day since last December yesterday as the threat of a transatlantic trade war and dismal economic data added to fe...
UK PM Johnson to unveil final Brexit offer to EU
Prime Minister Boris Johnson will on Wednesday unveil his final Brexit offer to the European Union and make clear that if Brussels does not engage with the proposal, Britain will not negotiate further...
Sabah ramps up hunt for poachers
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah wildlife investigators are keeping tight-lipped on the case of the cruel killing of a Borneo pygmy elephant as they ramp up the hunt for poachers involved in the killing of the animal.