KLCI weighed down by mixed signals on external front, oil prices slide on Opec delay

  • Markets
  • Friday, 7 Dec 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: An upswing in emerging market sentiment over the US Federal Reserve's signal that it may hold the interest rate hike steady in 2019 was offset by the arrest of Huawei's global chief financial officer.

The arrest of Meng Wanzhou, also the daughter of the company's founder, sought to derail trade talks between the US and China.