Sunday, January 6th, 2019

 

Market started on a bearish note this year but may rebound this week

Last year (2018), the FBM KLCI ended up in red and the local market wasn’t the only casualty. Markets globally ended lower. The index fell 5.8 per cent last year, which was one of the lowest declines as compared to other markets. The biggest drop in Asia was China’s Shanghai SEC Index that fell 24.6 […]


A new trading plan in 2019

After the US Federal Reserve raised another 25 basis point in benchmark rate on December 19, the Dow Jones markets went into a selling frenzy and irked US President Donald Trump. Many traders expect the market to continue its selling streak after the long holiday season. Fortunately, the market has just opened in early January […]


New bill pushes the Philippines closer to universal health coverage

The Philippines has moved a step closer to implementing universal health care following the passing of a new bill designed to expand medical coverage. This development is also slated to present opportunities for private sector investment. On October 10 the Senate approved the Universal Health Care (UHC) bill, aimed at providing affordable access to health […]