U.S. stocks index futures treaded water on Monday, ahead of a bevy of earnings from the world's biggest companies and as wary investors watched U.S. bond yields approach peaks that have sparked stock selloffs in the past.
(Aug 17): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, stocks in focus on Monday (Aug 20) may include the following: Axiata Bhd, IOI Corp Bhd, Kossan Rubber Industries Bhd, Malayan Flour Mills Bhd, Mercury Industries Bhd, Pesona Metro Holdings Bhd, Pharmaniaga Bhd, Serba Dinamik Holdings Bhd, Sime Darby Plantation Bhd and Star Media Group Bhd.
A Bangladesh unit of Axiata Bhd’s 63%-owned edotco group has obtained a conditional tower sharing licence from the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC).
I was in the grocery store last night, and I already saw Halloween candy. Why am I telling you this? Because the calendar may say August, but retailers and product companies like Razer are getting ready for the fall. And that means it’s time to roll out new products so that they are on shelves […]
KOCHI, India/MUMBAI (Aug 16): The death toll from the southern Indian state of Kerala's worst floods in a century has risen to 79, a government official said, with rising water levels likely to impact rubber and other plantations in the region.
Torrential rains in Kerala, India's largest rubber producer and also a major tourism hub, have left over 30,000 people homeless, destroyed crops and disrupted air, rail and road traffic within the state for a week.