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KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI remained in the red headed into midday following the release of Malaysia's first-quarter GDP result.
The firmer economic performance was supported by the expansion in manufacturing sector and the rebound in the agriculture sector.
For the first time after 11 consecutive months, the number of employed persons registered a positive year-on-year growth of 0.6% (+96,900 persons) in March.
Blue chips snapped their losing streak on Thursday on some buying of IHH Healthcare and KL Kepong but gloves lost ground amid a weaker broader market though there were some bright spots in the economic outlook.
Glove makers dragged the FBM KLCI deeper into the red in early Thursday trading.
Construction company Nestcon Bhd is offering 161 million new shares and also placing out 32.20 million existing shares as it seeks to list on the ACE Market of Bursa Malaysia.
BANK Negara’s overnight policy rate (OPR) will take centre stage. The central bank is expected to announce its monetary policy decision on Thursday and its international reserves as at April 30 on Friday.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s trade performance continued its upward trajectory in March 2021, registering the highest monthly value for trade, exports, and imports.