FTSE BURSA MALAYSIA UPDATE: 5.00 P.M.

HUSSIN SULAIMAN

KUALA LUMPUR, March 23 (Bernama) -- At 5.00 p.m. today, there were 161 gainers, 771 losers and 218 counters traded unchanged on the Bursa Malaysia.

The FBM-KLCI was at 1,259.88, down 43.40 points, the FBMACE was at 3,351.94, down 167.18 points, and the FBMEmas was at 8,501.62, down 341.16 points.

Turnover was at 2.801 billion shares valued at RM2.317 billion.

-- BERNAMA