KOTA KINABALU (April 26): Sabah Chief Minister Tan Sri Musa Aman of UMNO and the presidents of the four other Barisan Nasional component parties in Sabah except Tan Sri Joseph Kurup are defending their seats in the 14th general election, polling for which is on May 9.
Kurup, who is PBRS president, is not seeking re-election. He is making way for his son, Arthur Joseph Kurup, to contest the Pensiangan parliamentary seat he held in the 13th Parliament.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 22): The FBM KLCI shed 0.20% at mid-morning today as stocks in the oil and gas sector retreated.
At 10am, the FBM KLCI fell 3.70 points to 1,849.88.
Losers led gainers by 300 to 261, while 257 counters traded unchanged. Volume was 505.94 million shares valued at RM357.03 million.
The top losers included Hengyuan Refining Co Bhd, Petronas Dagangan Bhd, Petron Malaysia Refining & Marketing Bhd, Latitude Tree Holdings Bhd, Allianz Malaysia Bhd, Kuala Lumpur Kepong Bhd, Deleum Bhd, Tenaga Nasional Bhd and MISC Bhd.