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Bursa Malaysia stocks that stand tall amid market volatility

On the broader market, a dozen over counters have surged more than 90% in their value for this year
by DASHVEENJIT KAUR / TMR file pix THE change ...

Tencent steps up share buyback

HONG KONG • Tencent Holdings Ltd bought back shares for a second day on Monday after its first repurchase in four years spurred speculation the battered ...

Hong Kong’s hottest new stock back to earth

HONG KONG • Most Kwai Chung Ltd, the media firm that staged Hong Kong’s best 2018 debut, has swung back to its initial offer price following a 90% plunge ...

IOI Properties unit raises RM1.2b via sukuk

By TMR
IOI Properties Group Bhd’s wholly owned subsidiary, Fortune Premiere Sdn Bhd, has made its third sukuk issuance of RM1.2 billion in nominal ...

Battered from all sides, HK stocks fall into bear market

HONG KONG • A rout in technology stocks, emerging market (EM) contagion, currency weakness, an economy under threat.
Welcome to Hong Kong, where just ...

Ringgit a victim of EM contagion

By JERRY LEE CHEE YEONG / Pic By TMR
Emerging market (EM) contagion fears have been dominating the front pages of news- papers in the recent ...

EM currencies at the frontline of contagion fears

Asean currencies to face some selling pressure, but risk of contagion spreading will likely be contained
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By TMR The Indonesian ...

Crypto exchanges embrace controversial practices as demand eases

by BLOOMBERG With digital-currency trading volume having plunged, some of the biggest crypto exchanges are turning to unorthodox practices to boost ...

Exxon moves ahead on China projects as trade tensions simmer

The chemical complex, which is expected to start in 2023, remains subject to a final investment decision
By BLOOMBERG TOKYO • Exxon ...

Bear market looms for emerging stocks

By BLOOMBERG
BANGKOK • Emerging-market (EM) stocks were on the cusp of a bear market for a second day yesterday, with few signs of relief from a ...

Alam Maritim to see debt repayment extension

By TMR
Alam Maritim Resources Bhd and its subsidiaries, joint-venture and associate companies here come to an agreement with its creditors to ...

Hold off on buying Indonesia stocks, strategists say

By BLOOMBERG
JAKARTA • Indonesia’s key stock index may be down 14% from its February peak, but it still isn’t time to get back into equities in ...