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Business 12 Jan 2015 | 8:15 AM

Palm/Vegoils: Market factors to watch on Monday Jan 12

KUALA LUMPUR: The following factors are likely to influence Malaysian palm oil futures and other vegetable oil markets on Monday Jan 12.

Business 08 Apr 2015 | 8:51 AM

Japan shares test 15-year highs Wednesday, US$ in demand

SYDNEY: Japanese shares were probing 15-year peaks Wednesday as investors favored Asian assets on expectations of more stimulus from countries such as China and Japan, as well as a delayed start to any tightening by the U.S. Federal Reserve.

Business 12 Jan 2015 | 9:28 AM

KLCI falls nearly 14 points in volatile trade

KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI kicked off Monday nearly 14 points down weighed by losses in Maybank and Tenaga, as investors cashed out following two days of rally last week.

Business 05 May 2015 | 8:30 AM

Asia shares edge up in early Tuesday trade

SYDNEY: Asian shares inched cautiously higher on Tuesday as investors wagered Australia would become the latest country in the region to inject more policy stimulus into its economy.

Commodities 12 Jan 2015 | 10:24 AM

Gold climbs to one-month high on softer dollar, US jobs data

SINGAPORE: Gold rose to its highest level in a month on Monday as the dollar slipped on concerns over weakness in the US labour market, burnishing the metal's safe haven appeal.

Business 05 Aug 2015 | 6:44 AM

US Fed comments lift dollar, weigh on Treasuries, stocks

NEW YORK: The U.S. dollar rose on Tuesday, while stocks and Treasuries prices fell after comments from a top Federal Reserve official brought forward market expectations of an interest rate increase.

Business 04 May 2015 | 2:17 PM

Brent falls towards $66, China factory activity falls

SINGAPORE: Brent crude dipped towards $66 a barrel on Monday as weak Chinese data added to demand fears, while near-record supplies from OPEC producers maintained worries about oversupply.

Business 04 May 2015 | 2:24 PM

Asian shares rise as weak China data spurs stimulus bets

HONG KONG: Asian stocks bounced off lows on Monday and the Australian dollar pared early losses as weak China factory activity reinforced views that Beijing will roll out fresh support measures soon for the world's second-largest economy.

Business 30 Jan 2015 | 6:47 AM

US jobless claims drop sharply to near 15-year low

WASHINGTON: The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits tumbled last week to its lowest level in nearly 15 years, adding to bullish signals on the labor market.

Business 03 Apr 2015 | 6:41 AM

US jobless data boosts labor market picture; trade deficit narrows

WASHINGTON: The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continues to expand at a solid clip even as economic growth has stalled.