Day: July 9, 2024

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RINGGIT ALMOST FLAT AGAINST US DOLLAR AT EARLY TRADE

KUALA LUMPUR, The ringgit opened slightly lower against the US dollar in early trade today as recent economic data from the United States (US) provided support to the greenback, said an analyst.

At 9.05 am, the ringgit stood at 4.7070/7130 against t…

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TAKAFUL IKHLAS HOSTS ‘IKHLAS ACTIVE ZONE,’ PROMOTES HEALTH AND TAKAFUL AWARENESS

KUALA LUMPUR, Takaful Ikhlas Family Bhd and Takaful Ikhlas General Bhd (Takaful IKHLAS) recently launched the “IKHLAS Active Zone” programme, their inaugural initiative aimed at engaging the community and highlighting the importance of takaful protec…

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BURSA MALAYSIA ENDS HIGHER, LIFTED BY SELECTED FINANCIAL STOCKS

KUALA LUMPUR, Bursa Malaysia ended the day higher on continued buying interest in selected financial services heavyweights led by Public Bank Bhd, amid the mostly upbeat regional market performance.

At 5 pm, the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) r…

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NX VIETNAM NORTH-SOUTH RAIL TRANSPORT SERVICE REDUCES ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT

KUALA LUMPUR, Nippon Express (Vietnam) Co Ltd (NX Vietnam), a group company of Nippon Express Holdings Inc, recently launched a service providing north-south rail transport between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

This daily rail transport service covers…

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MOH STOPS SALE OF TWO FACE CREAMS CONTAINING SCHEDULED POISONS

PUTRAJAYA, The Ministry of Health (MOH) cancelled the notification of two cosmetic products because they contain scheduled poisons and are no longer allowed to be sold in Malaysia.

Health director-general Datuk Dr Muhammad Radzi Abu Hassan said toda…