Leong Hung Yee

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22 Jan 2019 | 10:00 AM

Foreign funds inflow intensified, highest since September 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: Foreign investors continued hitting the buy button, for equities listed on Bursa Malaysia, according to MIDF Research.

18 Jan 2019 | 10:05 AM

Quick take: HeiTech Padu jumps 25% on foray into govt e-services

KUALA LUMPUR: HeiTech Padu Bhd, which has fallen off the investors' radar screen for years, surged 25% early Friday after Starbiz reported that its 80%-owned unit is making its foray into government e-services space.

14 Jan 2019 | 9:49 AM

Foreign investors make a comeback on Bursa Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: Foreign funds acquired RM25.5mil net of local equities last week, bringing the nine-weeks of foreign net selling to an end.

7 Jan 2019 | 10:15 AM

Foreign fund withdrawals from Bursa tapering

KUALA LUMPUR: The momentum of foreign net outflows from Bursa tapered last week but extended the weekly foreign selling streak to nine weeks, according to MIDF Research.

10 Dec 2018 | 10:07 AM

Foreign selling of Malaysian stocks slows

KUALA LUMPUR: Foreign funds continued to withdraw shares listed on Bursa for the fifth uninterrupted week albeit at a slower pace, according to MIDF Research.

19 Nov 2018 | 1:09 PM

KLCI steps back 0.4% at midday as Telekom Malaysia retreats

KUALA LUMPUR: The local bourse moved into negative territory at midday as investors decided to take some money off the table and Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) weighed.

19 Nov 2018 | 10:40 AM

Net foreign selling doubled to RM417mil last week

KUALA LUMPUR: Offshore funds went into a higher gear of selling on Bursa last week, according to MIDF Research.

17 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Clearly on the green track

THE country’s aspiration for 20% of renewable energy (RE) in the power mix by 2025 has been made clear with a number of announcements recently, including large-scale projects, net metering and solar leasing.

Green energy: A solar power project in Sabah. Some RM2bil worth of projects will be up for bidding in January next year to produce 500MW of electricity via solar power. — Bernama
1 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Analysts: TNB giving value-added services to meet rising expectations

KUALA LUMPUR: Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) is giving value added services to meet rising customers’ expectations amidst technology disruptions and the need for efficiency in energy usage.

27 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Power sector draws attention after IPP project cancellations

THIS is turning out to be an interesting time for the power sector in the country following the cancellation of four independent power producer (IPP) projects by the government.

No impact: Most analysts say the cancellations are neutral and have no financial impact on TNB and Malakoff as the projects were only at the planning stages with no agreements entered into as yet.