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Malaysia stocks eke out weekly gains, Singapore equities fall

Investors remain cautious amid US-China trade talks

KUALA LUMPUR (Nikkei Markets) -- Malaysia shares held onto weekly gains while Singapore stocks slipped as investors remained cautious amid ongoing trade disputes between the U.S. and China.

The FBM KLCI index ended relatively unchanged at 1,854.50 on Friday, but gained 0.4% for the week. The Straits Times Index lost 1.2% this week after closing 0.2% lower at 3,529.27 for the day, dragged down by industrial stocks.

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