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Heavyweights lift FBM KLCI to close marginally higher

Shares on Bursa Malaysia ended the day marginally higher on continued buying support for selected heavyweights.     The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) rose 0.5% or 10.24 points to hit its highest level in two-and-a-half weeks at 1,862.93 points, after hovering between 1,849.69 points and 1,864.94 points throughout the... Read More

A worker rides a bicycle in a container area at a port in Tokyo. Japan suffered its worst annual trade deficit in March as exports growth slowed to its weakest in a year, suggesting a rapid loss of economic momentum that may prompt policy makers into early action as a national sales tax hike puts more strain on growth. – Reuters pic, April 21, 2014.

A worker rides a bicycle in a container area at a port in Tokyo. Japan suffered its worst annual trade deficit in March as exports growth slowed to its weakest in a year, suggesting a rapid loss of economic momentum that may prompt policy makers into early action as a national sales tax hike puts more strain on growth. – Reuters pic, April 21, 2014.

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