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KUALA LUMPUR, June 2 — Share prices on Bursa Malaysia reversed yesterday's losses to open higher today on upbeat sentiment after record high gains on Wall Street.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 30): The FBM KLCI succumbed to further losses at the midday break, as the spectre of ghosts of September past continued to haunt the local bourse.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 30): The FBM KLCI extended its loss at mid-morning today and looked poised to close lower month-on-month in September.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 30): The FBM KLCI is expected to end September on a lacklustre note today with its hurdle remaining at 1,672 points.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 29): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, companies that may be in focus tomorrow (Sept 30) could include the following: PRG, Hiap Teck, Lion Corp, Berjaya Media, ConnectCounty, Sunway REIT, Crescendo, Tanjung Offshore, and NPC Resources. PRG Holdings Bhd, which is involved in manufacturing, property development and construction businesses, is considering listing its manufacturing business on the Growth Enterprise Market of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd (HKEX).
KUALA LUMPUR (Sep 21): Interconnect and cable solutions provider ConnectCounty Holdings Bhd announced today that its wholly-owned unit has inked a distribution agreement with Venus Group Inc for the distribution of charging station products in the US.
MarketWrap: All three major US stock indexes ended at all-time highs on Monday, extending their record-setting climb of the past few weeks as the dollar's weakness boosted commodity-related shares. - Reuters The DJIA ended up 59.58 points, or 0.32%, at 18,636.05, the S&P 500 gained 6.1 points, or 0.28%, to 2,190.15 and the Nasdaq added 29.12 points, or 0.56%, to 5,262.02. Forex summary *The ringgit gained 0.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 16): The FBM KLCI is set to poise open higher today in line with firm overnight close at Wall Street, lifted by select blue chips.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 15): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, companies that might be in focus tomorrow (Tuesday, Aug 16) could include: Sime Darby, IGB Corp, Daya Materials, Supermax Corp, Zecon, HSS Engineers, ConnectCounty Holdings, Tomei Consolidated, YSP Southeast Asia Holdings (YSPSAH), Petronas Dagangan (PetDag), Salutica, Tower REIT, Ann Joo Resources and SCH Group. Sime Darby Bhd has initiated a reverse takeover (RTO) of Japan’s Saizen Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), under which it will be injecting several of its industrial properties in Australia into the REIT, in exchange for a a certain amount of units in the REIT and cash.
Interpacific Research’s head of research Pong Teng Siew told StarBiz that the weak sentiment for fund raising was indicative of a soft market environment where investors believed there was not much upside to prices.
An investor monitors share market prices at a brokerage firm in Kuala Lumpur. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, June 15 ― Bursa Malaysia turned mixed at mid-morning today in line with regional markets and as Wall Street staged an overnight decline.
An investor monitors share market prices at a brokerage firm in Kuala Lumpur. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, June 15 — Bursa Malaysia opened lower today in tandem with the weaker overnight performance of Wall Street.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 11): Shares on Bursa Malaysia are expected to trend sideways today following the advance at global markets last Friday.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 8): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, companies that will be in focus next Monday (April 11) may include: Econpile, FGV, AmBank, Tan Chong, Perak Corp, DRB-Hicom, HCK Capital, Maxis, Sime Darby and ConnectCounty.
FRIDAY, APRIL 8 SELANGOR- Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Minister Ahmad Shabery Cheek(centre) visits Integrated Agricultural Development Area (IADA), Barat Laut @ Kolam Takungan, Parit 4, Sungai Haji Dorani, Sungai Besar at 1515 (0715 GMT) KUALA LUMPUR- Press conference after ConnectCounty Holdings Bhd extraordinary general meeting on group prospects and plans, Level 2, Hotel Sri Petaling, Jalan Radin Anum, Bandar Baru Sri Petaling, Kuala Lumpur at 1000 (0200 GMT)(Filepic)
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Overview Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on advancing the development and commercialization of innovative medicines that benefit patients with unmet medical needs. The company currently have two compounds in development, Sollpura and blisibimod. The company licensed Sollpura from Eli Lilly & Co (“Eli Lilly”) in July 2014. Sollpura is a novel non-porcine investigational Pancreatic Enzyme Replacement Therapy (“PERT”) intended for the treatment of patients with Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency (“EPI”), often seen in patients with cystic fibrosis and other conditions. The company licensed blisibimod from Amgen, Inc. (“Amgen”) in December 2007. Blisibimod targets B-cell activating factor, or BAFF, which has been shown to be elevated in a variety of B-cell mediated autoimmune diseases, including Immunoglobulin A nephropathy, or IgA nephropathy. Sollpura The exocrine pancreas is responsible for synthesis and secretion of digestive en...
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Business Agenus is a clinical-stage immuno-oncology (“I-O”) company dedicated to becoming a leader in the discovery and development of innovative combination therapies and committed to bringing effective medicines to patients with cancer. The company's business is designed to drive success in I-O through speed, innovation, and effective combination therapies. Agenus has assembled fully integrated capabilities from novel target discovery, antibody generation, cell line development, and good manufacturing practice (“GMP”) manufacturing together with a comprehensive portfolio consisting of antibody-based therapeutics, adjuvants and cancer vaccine platforms. The company leverage its immune biology platforms to identify effective combination therapies for development and have developed productive partnerships to advance its innovation. The company believe the next generation of cancer treatment will build on clinically validated antibodies targeting CTLA-4 and PD-1 combined wi...
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Business The company started Square in February 2009 to enable businesses (sellers) to accept card payments, an important capability that was previously inaccessible to many businesses. However, sellers also need innovative solutions to thrive, and Square has since expanded to provide additional products and services to give these businesses access to the same tools as large businesses. This approach aligns with its purpose of economic empowerment, as everything the company do should give sellers accessible, affordable tools to grow their businesses and participate in the economy. Square is a cohesive commerce ecosystem that helps its sellers start, run, and grow their businesses. The company combine sophisticated software with affordable hardware to enable sellers to turn mobile and computing devices into powerful payment and point-of-sale solutions. Square has high seller acceptance rates and fast onboarding, while maintaining low risk and fraud losses as a result of its a...