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The weak inflow of foreign direct investment (FDI) into Malaysia has remained a key concern since the Asian financial crisis period. It has not helped any that the country's manufacturing sector's recovery is lagging owing to more current external concerns such as the threat of war and weak confidence in some of Malaysia's major trading partners.
Kumpulan Guthrie Bhd's huge borrowings may put off investors, but nobody can accuse the plantation group of doing nothing to lighten its debt burden. Last Friday, it announced that a subsidiary company would sell some development land in Klang for RM169 million cash.
Next week is unlikely to bring much in the way of excitement to the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange (KLSE) as most investors will be away for the whole week for the Chinese New Year holidays. As such, market observers are bracing for a quiet, if somewhat dull, short trading week ahead.
Malaysia's fifth largest lender, AMMB Holdings Bhd, has been garnering a fair bit of interest with the rights issue of its new warrants (AMMB-W 2003/2008). The latest development has been the renounceable rights for the 125.2 million warrants priced at 12.37 sen (on the basis of 1 new warrant for every 8 existing ordinary shares .