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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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Bursa Malaysia closes higher

KUALA LUMPUR, June 2 -- Bursa Malaysia closed higher today in line with the positive performance on regional bourses, and spurred by news that the government will announce its Short-Term Economic Recovery Plan on course this month, sending optimism amongst traders most evidently seen in financial services counters, dealers said.



KLIBOR futures untraded in early session

KUALA LUMPUR, June 2  -- The three-month Kuala Lumpur Interbank Offered Rate (KLIBOR) futures contract on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives was untraded in the early morning session today. 



KLCI futures open lower

KUALA LUMPUR, June 2 -- The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) futures contract on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives opened lower this morning on lack of demand as traders remained on the sidelines.



 
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CLOSING, TUESDAY, JUN 2
US4.2750/2800
S'pore3.0503/0547
100 Yen 3.9686/9736
Sterling5.3715/3787
Euro4.7790/7859
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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