During US-ASEAN Special Summit, the US pledged US$150 million to tackle several key topics ranging from maritime security to pandemic preparedness to clean energy. Despite hitting the right notes, the summit lacked the concrete trade and investment commitments that ASEAN members were seeking. Access to the prized US market for ASEAN will be vital if Washington wants to balance … [Read more...] about Why Does the US-ASEAN Special Summit Lack Substantial Value?
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KUALA LUMPUR: Stock with recent corporate announcements that could see increased trading action include Country Heights, Malaysia Smelting Corp , LBS Bina Group, Sunway REIT, Cahya Mata Sarawak, Signature International, Fiamma, MPHB Capital, Serba Dinamik , EA Technique and Zelan, said JF Apex Research. Country Heights Holdings Bhd was slapped with an … [Read more...] about Trading ideas: Country Heights, Malaysia Smelting Corp, LBS Bina Group, Sunway REIT, Cahya Mata Sarawak
KUALA LUMPUR: Tune Protect Group Bhd ’s net loss narrowed to RM2.97mil in the first quarter ended March 31 (1Q) against a net loss of RM15.45mil a year ago. Its loss before tax decreased to RM3mil from RM19.8mil a year prior largely attributed to improvements of RM18.9mil in realised and unrealised investment income offset by increase of RM2.3mil in share of loss of an … [Read more...] about Tune Protect narrows net loss to RM3mil in 1Q