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Country's strong economy can weather potential fallouts: HSBC

Malaysia's sound macro fundamentals will help weather potential fall-outs in its equities market, HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd said.

China's Sept house prices ease

China's house prices continued to ease for the fifth consecutive month in September, although the government has relaxed housing loan restrictions.

Lynas completes capital raising exercise

Just one third of new shares offered by troubled rare earths miner Lynas Corporation Ltd in an effort to raise A$71 million have been taken up by its shareholders.

Boeing reports 7% rise in Q3 revenue

The Boeing Company reported a seven per cent increase in third-quarter revenue to US$23.8 billion on higher commercial deliveries.

APEC ministers concerned about growing downside risks

Finance ministers of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum member economies expressed their concerns over growing downside risks to the global economy in a joint statement adopted at their two-day meeting in Beijing that ended Wednesday, Japans JiJi Press news agency reported.

Q3 GDP to moderate below 6%: MIER

The Malaysian Institute of Economic Research (MIER) expects Malaysia's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to moderate below six per cent for the third quarter (Q3) due to the softening business conditions and higher import growth as compared to exports.

China's Q3 GDP growth slows to 7.3%

China's economic growth slowed to 7.3 per cent year-on-year (y-o-y) for the July-September 2014 period, down from the 7.5 per cent in the second quarter of the year, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on Tuesday.

Sept CPI up 2.6%

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased 2.6 per cent to 110.7 in September 2014 compared with 107.9 in the same month last year, the Statistics Department said.

Plan to cut budget deficit supports positive outlook: Moody's

Moody's Investors Service said the ongoing budgetary consolidation announced by the Malaysian government in its 2015 Budget support its positive outlook on the sovereign rating.

Asean Malaysia's biggest trade merchandise partner: Statistics Dept

Asean member states accounted for 28.1 per cent of Malaysia's exports last year, says the Statistics Department.