Bursa defers AGM following Malaysia's 14-day movement control order to curb COVID-19

KUALA LUMPUR (March 18): Bursa Malaysia Bhd has informed its shareholders that the bourse regulator and operator's 43rd annual general meeting (AGM) scheduled here on March 31, 2020 is postponed following Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin’s announcement on Malaysia's 14-day Movement Control Order from today to March 31 to curb the spread of the COVID-19 infection.

"In view of the above, the company wishes to inform its shareholders that the 43rd AGM shall be deferred to a later date which will be notified in due course,” Bursa said in a statement on its website yesterday.

At 11:35am today, Bursa’s share price added one sen or 0.21% to RM4.83 for a market capitalisation of RM3.91 billion. The stock saw 165,600 shares traded.

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