Telecom standards group puts new technology on hold in wake of US probe
A telecommunications standards organization - GSMA - said on Saturday it is delaying implementation of a new cellphone technology due to a U.S. government probe of alleged coordination between the group, AT&T Inc and Verizon Communications Inc to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless ...
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 14): The FBM KLCI reversed its earlier losses and clawed into positive territory at mid-morning today, lifted by select blue chips including Tenaga Nasional Bhd.
At 10am, the FBM KLCI rose 1.26 points to 1,784.60. The index had earlier slipped to a low of 1,778.20.
Gainers led losers by 285 to 213, while 316 counters traded unchanged. Volume was 487.86 million shares valued at RM312.35 million.
Shares of the company that acquired Monsanto were down more than 11 percent three days after the landmark verdict. Former groundskeeper, Dewayne Johnson, claimed a popular weedkiller manufactured by Monsanto gave him terminal cancer. Hundreds of lawsuits with similar claims are still pending.