Firm start for KLCI early Friday as Public Bank, PChem advance
KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips made a firm start on Friday with the FBM KLCI up nearly 10 points, underpinned by Public Bank and Petronas Chemicals after the strong overnight close on Wall Street but investors also worried if the market could hold on its gains.
Google‘s chief executive Sundar Pichai today appeared on Capitol Hill to answer questions about a number of issues. Most pressing were issues with the collection of data, plans for a heavily censored Chinese search engine, and how to best combat misinformation, including what role, if any, Google should play in stopping it. In keeping up with tradition, today’s testimony wasn’t without a bit of meme fodder. It didn’t quite reach the level of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg explaining how free services made money on the internet to Sen. Orrin Hatch, or pointing out that WhatsApp isn’t an email platform to… This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Google
(Dec 13): The surprise arrest of Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies Co., has thrust the company into a political firestorm and deepened a core threat: that more and more countries will blacklist its switches, routers and phones out of growing concern that they could be hijacked by foreign spies.