KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened lower against the US dollar this morning, but was higher against other major currencies.
As of 9am, the local unit was quoted at 3.9600/9650 from yesterday's close of 3.9540/9580.
The ringgit rose against the Singapore dollar to 2.9456/9506 from 2.9578/9617 on Tuesday, and increased versus the yen to 3.5886/5938 from 3.5972/6081.
It also appreciated vis-a-vis the British pound to 5.3460/3531 from 5.3565/3635, and strengthened against the euro to 4.6831/6906 from 4.7155/7211. – Bernama