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Frankly Speaking: When saying sorry is no longer enough
On July 26, a Bangladeshi construction worker was killed after the scaffolding at the LRT Shah Alam site on Jalan Langat, Bandar Baru Bukit Tinggi, Klang, collapsed. Three other Bangladeshi men and an Indonesian man — all in their 30s — were also injured in the incident. The Ministry of Human Re
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股价创新高 马太平洋市值首破90亿
(吉隆坡2日讯)马太平洋(Malaysian Pacific Industries Bhd)今早上扬约3%至历史新高,推动市值首次突破90亿令吉。 投资者期待这家半导体制造商定于本月公布的第四季和全年业绩,以及权衡该领域前景与新冠疫情驱动行动限制的影
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Developing: Roads to Parliament closed, opposition assemble at Dataran Merdeka
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 2): Major roads leading to the Parliament building in Kuala Lumpur have been closed, while opposition Members of Parliament (MPs) were prevented from entering Dewan Rakyat. In separate live feeds on social media, opposition MPs including Nurul Izzah Anwar, Hannah Yeoh and Kota Kin
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Malaysia’s daily Covid-19 vaccine doses administered at 480,122 on Aug 1,...
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 2): Malaysia administered 480,122 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine yesterday (Aug 1), down from 519,111 shots the day before. A total of 298,236 individuals received their first dose yesterday, while the remaining 181,886 shots were second jabs, according to the latest updates on Twi
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MPI market cap tops RM9b for first time as share price rises to record high
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 2): Malaysian Pacific Industries Bhd’s (MPI) market capitalisation topped RM9 billion for the first time as the semiconductor manufacturer’s share price rose about 3% to a record high in Bursa Malaysia morning trade today. Investors were anticipating MPI’s fourth-quarter and
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银丰财团申请数字银行执照
(吉隆坡2日讯)由银丰集团(Revenue Group Bhd)、砂拉越州政府和肯纳格投资银行组成的财团,已向国家银行提交了数字银行执照申请。 银丰今日向大马交易所报备,该财团的特别用途公司SSG Digital Resources Berhad已于6月29日向国行
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逢低买盘带动 马股反弹
(吉隆坡2日讯)市场情绪好转,投资者趁低买入,带动马股从上周跌势中反弹,今早高开。 截至9时06分,富时隆综指上升2.54点,报1497.14点。 综指今早以1497.39点报开,较上周五闭市的1494.6点,起2.79点。 上升股217只、下跌股181
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Bursa rebounds in early trade on bargain hunting
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 2): Bursa Malaysia rebounded from last week’s downtrend to open higher this morning as bargain hunting emerged on the back of improved market sentiment. At 9.06am, the benchmark FBM KLCI had added 2.54 points to 1,497.14 from last Friday’s close at 1,494.6. The index opened
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Constitutional crisis? — A legal opinion
(Aug 1): 1. Great controversy has been stirred regarding the recent parliamentary session. I hope this explanation will help to clarify the misconceptions and heated statements which falsely suggest there is a constitutional crisis.  The Parliamentary Session 2. This Parliamentary Session was a Spe
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Fintech for farmers
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 2): Only 8% of Malaysia's arable land is used for local food production as small farms seem to make little economic sense though agriculture was the third highest contributor to the country's gross domestic product in 2019, to the tune of RM101.56 billion. Why isn't more land us
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Covid-19 Cases + Vaccination Tracker
VACCINE DEVELOPMENTS A study published in the New England Journal of Medicine has found that two doses of the Pfizer vaccine is 88% effective in preventing symptomatic disease from the Delta variant of the coronavirus compared with 93.7% against the Alpha variant, broadly the same as previously repo
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Ringgit lower against US dollar at opening
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 2): The ringgit was lower on Monday amid lack of catalysts, domestically. At 9.14 am, the local note eased to 4.2235/2265 versus the greenback from Friday's close of 4.2190/2220. Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd economist Adam Mohamed Rahim opined that the ringgit will continue trading abo
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兴业零售研究:阁代科技有望创新高
(吉隆坡2日讯)兴业零售研究称,阁代科技(Greatech Technology Bhd)有望在脱离支撑位后创新高。 该研究机构今日在报告中写道,如果该股成功突破6.46令吉的即时阻力,看涨势头可能会推动该股迈向6.75令吉的近期高位,然后是7.0
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兴业零售研究:高产柅品工业着眼强劲反弹
(吉隆坡2日讯)兴业零售研究表示,高产柅品工业(Kossan Rubber Industries Bhd)上周五在成交量增加之际从即时支撑位弹升,形成“较高低”的上行趋势结构后,正着眼强劲反弹, 该研究机构今日在报告中指出,如果成功突破3.50
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Revenue Group consortium submits application for digital banking licence
KUALA LUMPUR (August 2): A consortium comprising Revenue Group Bhd, Sarawak State and Kenanga Investment Bank Bhd has submitted its application for a digital banking licence from Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM). In a bourse filing today, Revenue said SSG Digital Resources Berhad, a special purpose vehicl
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Asian shares weighed down by China worries as US earnings shine
SYDNEY (Aug 2): Asian shares face another tough week as Beijing's regulatory crackdown fans fears about China's economy, though upbeat economic data in the United States and Europe and solid corporate earnings put a floor under their markets. China's woes were underlined over the weekend by a sur
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US senators finalise details of US$1 trillion infrastructure plan, predict...
WASHINGTON (Aug 1): U.S. senators on Sunday finalised details of a roughly $1 trillion plan to invest in roads, bridges, ports, high-speed internet and other infrastructure, with some predicting passage of the bipartisan legislation later this week. After weeks of negotiations, Senator Kyrsten Sinem
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配合重大宣布 Pecca今早9时起暂停交易
(吉隆坡2日讯)配合一项重大宣布,Pecca集团(Pecca Group Bhd) 从今日上午9时起暂停交易。 该集团是于稍早前向大马交易所报备。 Pecca表示,马交所已批准该公司暂停交易的请求,等待一项重大声明宣布。 该股上周五收于4.14令
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July manufacturing subdued by surging Covid-19 infections
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 2): Malaysian manufacturers continued to report that operating conditions were severely hampered by a renewed rise in COVID-19 infections. IHS Markit said both production levels and new orders moderated further in July, with the former being scaled back to the greatest extent sinc
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For Years, This Has Been The Standard Bearer For Luxury SUVs
It goes without saying that the Porsche Cayenne remains the top choice within the luxury SUV segment. It is a position it has impressively maintained for nearly 20 years. After all, it was one of the first in the segment. The first true performance SUV to hit the road, it brought prominence to the
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