21/7 KLCI closes down 1.56 point to 1103.48. CPO eroded RM 113 to RM 3279. BAT slid 50 sen to RM 40.75, DIGI dropped 40 sen to RM 23.30, KLK slipped 30 sen to RM 13.50, SOP was down 25 sen to RM 5.40.
21/7 34 new sukuk deals valued at RM 14.5b successfully closed in first half this year, less than half a year ago, says RAM Ratings.
OSK Holdings gets Cambodian government nod to set up OSK Indochina Bank, plans commercial banking operations by Oct 31.
MRCB buys 13,533 sq metres land in Batu Feringghi, Penang from MBSB for RM 26m, plans luxurious service apartments.
Oilcorp shareholders voted to replace current auditors Baker Tilly Monterio Heng as external auditors. It was near unanimous decision.
Bank Rakyat profit before tax, zakat for first half 2008, up 42.8% to RM 515m. Gross income up 19.1% to RM 1.54b.
Perwaja is slated for Main Board listing on Aug 20. Market cap will reach RM 1.6b on listing.
Amanah Raya Nominees sells 2m TM shares on July 14, cut stake to 295.89 shares or 8.27%. EPF buys 3m TM shares, sells 2.08m shares between July 10 to July 17.