KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 25): The FBM KLCI pared some of its loss at midday break today, against a backdrop of struggling regional markets.
At 12.30pm, the FBM KLCI was down 2.57 points to 1,797.60. The index had earlier slipped to its intra-morning low of 1,797.15.
Losers led gainers by 337 to 311, while 1,250 counters traded unchanged. Volume was 988.24 million shares, valued at RM703.56 million.
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