World Bank shareholders approve US$13 billion capital increase
World Bank shareholders approved a "historic" increase in the bank's lending capacity on Saturday (Apr 21) after the United States backed a reform package that curbs loans and charges more for higher income countries like China.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 25): The FBM KLCI rebounded 0.89% in early trade this morning as gains at Tenaga Nasional Bhd, Public Bank Bhd and Genting Bhd lifted the local index against the backdrop of weaker regional markets.
At 9.05am, the FBM KLCI rose 15.91 points to 1,791.57.
The early gainers included Tenaga, Public Bank, Apex Healthcare Bhd, Genting, Heineken Malaysia Bhd, SAM Engineering & Equipment Bhd, Aeon Co (M) Bhd, Fraser & Neave Holdings Bhd and AirAsia Bhd.
Tech giants put their rivalries aside for two days this week to code for a common cause: protecting children on the internet. Deep inside Facebook’s Menlo Park headquarters, teams drawn from Uber, Twitter, Google, Microsoft and Pinterest worked through the night to prototype new tools designed to help nonprofits in their fight against child sex […]