Market ends higher
BURSA Malaysia ended higher yesterday on the back of stronger global share markets, dealers said.
At 5pm, the FBM KLCI rose by 3.81 points to 1,666.73 against Wednesday’s close of 1,662.92. The index opened 1.03 points higher at 1,663.95 and moved between 1,662.72 and 1,668.32 throughout the day.
Among heavyweights, TNB added two sen to RM14.36 and Public Bank and Petronas Chemicals advanced four sen each to RM19.96 and RM6.68 respectively. Maybank and IHH Healthcare rose five sen each to RM7.70 and RM6.55 respectively. – Bernama