KUALA LUMPUR (May 25): The FBM KLCI rose 1.09% at midday break as investors appeared to take heart from assurances from the government on how it plans to tackle the economy, going forward.
The Malaysian government will be transparent about its financial numbers, whether the market likes it or not, said Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng.
At 12.30pm, the FBM KLCI rose 19.54 points to 1,795.20.
Gainers led losers by 287 to 241, while 590 counters traded unchanged. Volume was 1.23 billion shares valued at RM1.17 billion.
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