KLCI starts on a flattish note amid improved sentiment

  • Markets
  • Wednesday, 2 Jan 2019

KUALA LUMPUR: Sentiment continued to improve at the start of the new year as investors bet on a breakthrough in trade talks between the US and China.

On Wall Street, US stock index futures rose on hopes of a quick end to the government shutdown as US President Donald Trump held a briefing for both Republicans and Democrats on border security.