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Share prices continue downtrend, CI down 2.88 points

Share prices on Bursa Malaysia continued their downtrend at midday today, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) at 1,862.4, down 2.88 points. The benchmark index hovered between 1,861.45 points and 1,868.29 points during the morning session. Kenanga Research said the technical picture of the FBM KLCI remained very... Read More

Railway workers do maintenance work on rail tracks on the hundred-year old Long Bien (former Paul Doumer) bridge in Hanoi. Built under French colonial rule in late 19th century Vietnam

Railway workers do maintenance work on rail tracks on the hundred-year old Long Bien (former Paul Doumer) bridge in Hanoi. Built under French colonial rule in late 19th century Vietnam's railways which have not seen much changes since and are the most under-developed transport sector in Vietnam. – AFP pic, April 25, 2014.

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