Arkib Harian: December 18, 2023

Bursa Malaysia ends higher, winning run extends to 6th day

Bursa Malaysia ends higher winning run extends to 6th day

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia ended higher on Monday, extending its winning streak for the sixth day, with buying focused mainly on energy, banks, and commodity-related stocks. At 5 pm, the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) gained 2.83 points to 1,465.28 from Friday’s close of 1,462.45. The barometer index opened …

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Drones help solve forest carbon capture riddle

Drones help solve forest carbon capture riddle

CHIANG MAI, Thailand: On a hillside overlooking cabbage fields outside the northern Thai city of Chiang Mai, a drone’s rotors begin to whir, lifting it over a patch of forest. It moves back and forth atop the rich canopy, transmitting photos to be knitted into a 3D model that reveals …

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Belgium holds drug mega-trial after covert apps cracked

Belgium holds drug mega trial after covert apps cracked

BRUSSELS: Belgium on Dec 18 starts one of the biggest drug trafficking trials in its history, with over 120 defendants in the dock thanks in large part to investigators cracking encrypted messaging apps. Suspects from Belgium, Albania, Colombia and North Africa accused of involvement in a vast criminal operation face …

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Local white rice supply shortage issue easing, says Mat Sabu

Local white rice supply shortage issue easing says Mat Sabu

KUALA LUMPUR: The year-end rice harvest by the Muda Agricultural Development Authority (Mada) has helped ease the local white rice supply shortage in the country, says Agriculture and Food Security Minister Datuk Seri Mohamad Sabu. He said however, the local rice supply in the country has not yet been fully …

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