Scaling new high. The FBM KLCI gained 6.14 points to close at 1,351.82. Khazanah Nasional Bhd has won the bid for control over Asia’s largest hospital chain, Parkway Holdings Ltd, after Fortis accepted its higher cash offer of S$3.95 (RM9.25)/share. Mudajaya Group Bhd’s shares slumped after a news report said it was being probed by the Securities Commission while GPRO Technology Bhd plans to acquire precision casting and injection moulding specialist AB Technology SB at an indicative price of about RM140m through the issuance of new GPRO shares. Leong Hup Holdings Bhd plans to spend up to RM30m in 2010 to set up a broiler farm in the Bio Desaru Food Valley project while the International Trade and Industry Ministry said that foreign direct investment (FDI) inflow totalled RM5.06bn in 1Q10, nearly matching that in the entire 2009 inflow of RM5.66bn. Finally, the US markets jumped on FedEx's improved forecasts and a better-than-expected housing market report. Crude oil price, however , was flat at USD78.98/barrel.
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