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Bursa Malaysia opens firmer

KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 18): Bursa Malaysia opened firmer on Monday, extending last week’s positive momentum following positive cues from Wall Street which was lifted by optimism in the corporate earnings seasons as well as improved labour data.…

Ringgit opens easier against US dollar

KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 15): The ringgit opened easier against the US dollar on Friday after recording gains in the last four straight sessions. At 9 am, the local note fell to 4.1540/1570 versus the greenback from Thursday’s close of…

Bursa Malaysia opens lower

KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 14): Bursa Malaysia opened lower on Thursday due to mild profit-taking in selected heavyweights following recent gains. At 9.03am, the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) decreased 0.16 of-a-point to 1,600.22 from…

Ringgit opens higher against US dollar

KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 14): The ringgit opened higher against the US dollar on Thursday on improved buying momentum for the domestic unit. At 9.08am, the local note advanced to 4.1500/1530 versus the greenback from Wednesday's close of…