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MISC expects better business prospects in 2H19

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MISC Bhd expects better prospects for its tanker business in the second half of 2019 (2H19) on a tighter vessel ...

Corporate results: Opcom Holdings, Uni Wall Aps, Ajinomoto, Sime Darby, Vertice and George Kent

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Opcom’s deputy CEO goes on sabbatical leave 
Opcom Holdings Bhd announced its Deputy CEO, Chhoa Kwang Hua, ...

Global events to weigh on KLCI

MIDF Research is optimistic that the US-China trade war will de-escalate
By FARA AISYAH / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL MIDF Amanah Investment Bank Bhd ...

Cathay Pacific shares plunge after China warning on protests

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Shares in Hong Kong’s flagship carrier Cathay Pacific plunged more than four percent on Monday, after Beijing banned ...

MQREIT 2Q profit falls 30% to RM14m

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MRCB-QUILL REIT (MQREIT) has noted lower revenue from properties like — Platinum Sentral, Quill Building 5-IBM ...

Genting shares crash on New York acquisition

On the rationale for this move, the firm says it will better position the Resorts World brand in the northeastern US gaming market
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OCBC invests RM60m into homegrown accounting firm YYC

The collaboration is timely in light of the significance of the SMEs market to the country and especially due to YYC’s roots in the Chinese community, says ...

Stronger yuan rate calms currency war fears

This lends buying support for Malaysian equities as the move partially eases fears over the emergence of competitive devaluation
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Rakuten Trade: Look after domestic economy first to lure foreign investors

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THE government must ensure that domestic economic growth remains strong to make the economy resilient to external ...

Asia markets fall sharply, extending global losses

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HONG KONG – Asian markets slumped in morning trade Tuesday, tracking global losses after Wall Street suffered its worst ...

More millennial are encouraged to invest in the stock market

The key to entice greater youth participation is to provide necessary knowledge, skills and accessibility to invest
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Maxis 2Q19 net profit down 16.9% on lower service revenue

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TMAXIS Bhd identified weaker service revenue in the absence of network sharing agreement, and lower prepaid and ...