KUALA LUMPUR (April 25): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, companies that may be in focus tomorrow (April 26) may include the following: Dutch Lady Milk Industries Bhd, CIMB Group Holdings Bhd, Axis Real Estate Investment Trust, Kuala Lumpur Kepong Bhd, Hap Seng Consolidated Bhd, Caring Pharmacy Group Bhd, Protasco Bhd, Priceworth International Bhd, LB Aluminium Bhd, Vertice Bhd, PRG Holdings Bhd, AmFirst Real Estate Investment Trust, Maxwell International Holdings Bhd and China Ouhua Winery Holdings Ltd.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 18): The Consumer Price Index (CPI), which measures inflation, grew 0.8% year-on-year (y-o-y) in June, lowest in 40 months, following by the zero-rating of the goods and services tax (GST).
In a statement today, Statistics Department chief statistician Datuk Seri Dr Mohd Uzir Mahidin said this is the first time within 40 months that the CPI recorded value below 1% in June 2018.
The world’s largest video streaming service fell short of its latest quarterly subscriber targets, so naturally pundits across the internet and Wall Street are busy engraving its tombstone. “Netflix is falling off a cliff,” TechCrunch announced. “Netflix’s Slowdown Sparks Fresh Fears of Video-Streaming Bubble,” Bloomberg fretted. What’s remarkable is the short-term memory loss such analysis […]