Joseph Chin

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14 Dec 2018 | 5:24 PM

KLCI snaps two days of gains, IHH falls

KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips snapped their two days of gains on Friday, as selling of IHH Healthcare, Tenaga Nasional and banks dragged the FBM KLCI into the red, in line with the weaker key Asian markets.

14 Dec 2018 | 9:33 AM

Weak start for Bursa but Can-One, Kian Joo jump

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia trimmed some of its two days of gains early Friday with the FBM KLCI slipping into the red , weighed by some selling of Tenaga and Public Bank but Can-One and Kian Joo Can Factory jumped.

13 Dec 2018 | 7:21 PM

Overall salary increase in Malaysia seen at 5.2%, says Mercer

KUALA LUMPUR: Overall salary increases in Malaysia is projected at 5.2% in 2019, similar to this year’s growth rate, says Mercer Malaysia, with life science and technology industries taking the lead.

Graduates, listen to this. Mercer says life science and technology industries take the lead in pay hikes.
13 Dec 2018 | 5:45 PM

Bursa gains for second day but key 1,700 still far off

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia and key Asian markets closed higher for the second day on Thursday as investors felt some relief over a hopeful easing of US-China trade wars but the FBM KLCI was still fard off the key 1,700 level.

13 Dec 2018 | 9:30 AM

Bursa continues advance, treks key Asian markets

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia extended its gains for the second day early Thursday as sentiment was give a boost by the firmer Wall Street and key Asian markets as investors hoped for a window dressing.

12 Dec 2018 | 5:26 PM

Banks help Bursa snap six days of losses, MyEG slides

KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB, Public Bank and RHB Bank underpinned the FBM KLCI's rebound on Wendesday, snapping six straight days of losses while MyEG Services tumbled in active trade.

12 Dec 2018 | 9:32 AM

Public Bank, HL Bank provide early boost to KLCI

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia started Wednesday on a more optimistic note after six straight days of losses, supported by firm buying of Public Bank and Hong Leong Bank, with investors hoping for a relief rally.

11 Dec 2018 | 10:50 PM

EY did not review Lembaga Tabung Haji’s income statements

KUALA LUMPUR: Ernst & Young Advisory Services Sdn Bhd states it is not the auditor of Lembaga Tabung Haji (TH) and it has not issued any “audit report” regarding the pilgrim fund’s financial statements.

11 Dec 2018 | 5:39 PM

No respite for Bursa Malaysia as losses extend into sixth day

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia extended its losses for the sixth trading day on Tuesday with no respite from investors as US-China trade tension continues to dampen sentiment.

11 Dec 2018 | 1:00 PM

Bursa, Asean markets down on growth worries

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia tracked key Southeast Asian markets lower at midday on Tuesday on growing worries about the slowing economic growth with the US-China trade tension casting a pall of gloom.