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Life insurance industry grows 14.19 pct in 2019

KUALA LUMPUR, March 16 -- The life insurance industry registered a 14.19 per cent increase in new business total premiums to RM11.8 billion last year as compared with RM10.3 billion in 2018, driven by an increase in awareness among consumers on the importance of life insurance protection.


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Ringgit likely to trade at current levels next week

By S. Kisho Kumari

KUALA LUMPUR, July 31 -- The ringgit is expected to trade at current levels next week on mixed market sentiments, likely influenced by local political developments and concerns over rising COVID-19 cases, said an analyst.

Gold futures likely to be quiet next week

KUALA LUMPUR, July 31 -- The gold futures contract on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives is  likely to be in a quiet and unchanged trend next week amid a lack of market participation, a dealer said.

CPO futures seen trading with upward bias next week

KUALA LUMPUR, July 31 -- The crude palm oil (CPO) futures contract on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives is likely to trade with upward bias next week on concerns over slowing output during the peak season, said palm oil trader David Ng.

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100 Yen3.7752/7805
Source: Bank Negara Malaysia

Reduction in the overnight policy rate (OPR) by Bank Negara Malaysia would be good for consumer spending and investment;
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