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Prices of chicken and eggs go up

PETALING JAYA: Effective tomorrow, chicken will cost RM9.40 a kg, up by 50sen, based on the new ceiling price set by the Cabinet following its weekly meeting yesterday. The Cabinet decided not to float the price of chicken and set the new…

Bursa almost flat at opening

KUALA LUMPUR (June 30): Bursa Malaysia was almost flat at the opening on Thursday (June 30) as traders were cautious amid the weaker Wall Street performance overnight, said analysts. At 9.05am, the FBM KLCI had gained 0.95 of a point to…

Ringgit opens lower against US dollar

KUALA LUMPUR (June 30): The ringgit extended its downtrend against the US dollar on Thursday morning (June 30) due to a stronger US dollar index (DXY) as US Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell reiterated his stance to keep raising interest…

Zii Jia advances, Tze Yong crashes

KUALA LUMPUR: National No 1 men’s singles shuttler Lee Zii Jia cleared the Malaysia Open first round as expected by ousting Nhat Nguyen of Ireland at the Axiata Arena. Although it was a point-for-point battle in the early part of the first…