KLCI slightly lower amid positive market breadth

  • Markets
  • Friday, 11 Jan 2019

KUALA LUMPUR: Asian stocks resumed their climb on Friday as the US Federal Reserve said it would practise "patience" before raising interest rates again while US-China trade talks are set to resume at a higher level.

Investors had taken a break from buying in Thursday's session as they awaited more concrete leads. The overnight news of further efforts by policymakers to stem the economic slowdown was enough to re-energise buying interest.