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Economic outlook is improving but challenges remain

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s economic outlook has improved, with the Statistics Department describing March’s indicators as encouraging in the short term, but it expects the current challenges to persist until the Covid pandemic- 19 be controlled. Chief statistician Datuk Seri, Dr Mohd Uzir Mahidin, said on Tuesday Malaysia’s leading index (LI) …

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India’s oil imports in May and crude deliveries expected to experience the full impact of the pandemic

Strong points Crude will drop further in May from April levels: Platts Analytics Refiners largely shipped most of their April crude commitments Analysts believe sustained recovery in economic activity likely after June India’s crude imports and refining operations remained robust in April, with refiners shipping cargo that contracted earlier and …

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Risks to understand when investing in IPOs

Main risks to know when investing in IPOs 1. The shares may or may not be allocated upon issuance of the IPO: After you have applied, if you are eligible or if you fall within the reserved quota defined for your type of investor category, the shares will be allocated …

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American coronavirus: Half of states have fully vaccinated at least 50% of adults. The impact is starting to be felt

These states are Alaska, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey , New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota. , Vermont, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin. Four of those states – Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts and Vermont – have fully …

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