KLCI dips as select blue chips weigh, poised to extend poor run
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 7): The FBM KLCI dipped in ear;y trade, dragged by select blue chips and looked poised to extend its poor run for the fourth day running.
At 9.05am, the FBM KLCI dipped 1.77 points to 1,681.57.
The early decliners included UMW Holdings Bhd, ABM Fujiya Bhd, Westports Holdings Bhd, Public Bank Bhd, Lingkaran Trans Kota Holdings Bhd, Malaysia Airport Holdings Bhd, Carlsberg Brewery Malaysia Bhd, Kumpulan Fima Bhd and Petronas Chemicals Group Bhd.
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 14): Low cost carrier AirAsia Group Bhd (AirAsia) said that to date, it has paid a total of RM478.06 million in airport tax to Malaysia Airports (Sepang) Sdn Bhd (MASSB).
The airport tax or officially known as Passenger Service Charge (PSC), which AirAsia has been collecting on behalf of MASSB since January 1, 2017, comprises a RM50 airport tax from every non-Asean international passenger departing from klia2.