Wall Street boost for regional markets


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  • Wednesday, 31 Dec 2008

KUALA LUMPUR: Regional markets were higher in early trade on Wednesday, the last day of 2008, boosted by the firmer close on Wall Street.

However, at Bursa Malaysia, the benchmark KL Composite Index was in the red on mild profit taking from yesterday’s gains. Analysts expected the KLCI to make up for some lost ground following the steep losses this year.

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