[MONTREAL] General Motors is expected to announce on Monday the closure of a factory in the Canadian city of Oshawa, putting almost 3,000 jobs at risk, Canadian channel CTV reported.

MALAYSIA share prices closed higher on Monday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 1.12 points to 1,770.26.

MALAYSIAN share prices closed lower on Monday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 18.35 points at 1,743.43 points.

MALAYSIAN stocks closed lower on Friday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 9.97 points to 1,841.83. Volume was 1.67 billion shares worth RM2.11 billion.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks fell Thursday, weighed down by uncertainty over Syria as US President Donald Trump threatened new military action in the war-torn country.

MALAYSIAN stocks closed higher on Monday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 12.70 points to 1,849.71. Volume was 2.21 billion shares worth RM2.10 billion.

MALAYSIAN stocks closed lower on Friday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 0.88 point to 1,837.01. Volume was 3.03 billion shares worth RM2.4 billion.

MALAYSIAN stocks closed lower on Thursday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 1.52 points to 1,856.35. Volume was 1.88 billion shares worth RM2.09 billion.