Oil, metals prices set to rise amid trade tensions: World Bank
WASHINGTON: Crude oil prices are expected to jump 23 per cent this year amid strong economic growth, while metals prices are rising, hit by ongoing trade tensions, the World Bank said on Tuesday (Apr 24).
The World Bank raised its forecast for oil prices to an average of US$65 a barrel this year ...
KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): Bursa Malaysia has again suspended the proprietary day trader (PDT) and intraday short selling (IDSS) activities of Cahya Mata Sarawak Bhd (CMSB) for the rest of the day, after the last done price had dropped by more than 15 sen or 15% from the reference price.
“The PDT and IDSS activities will only be enabled the following trading day, i.e. Tuesday, May 22nd at 8:30 am,” Bursa Malaysia informed in a filing today.
Wall Street was set to open higher on Monday after the United States and China put a potential trade war "on hold" to work on a wider agreement, and as the announcement of US$27.6 billion worth of merger deals lifted sentiment.
TESS, the satellite launched by NASA last month that will search thousands of stars for Earth-like exoplanets, has just sent back its first test image. It's just a quick one, not "science-quality," but it does give you an idea of the scale of the mission: the area TESS will eventually document is 400 times the area covered by this shot.