KUALA LUMPUR – The ringgit opened higher against the US dollar today, lifted by continued buying support for the local unit, dealers said.
At 9.13 am, the ringgit was quoted at 4.2900/2970 against 4.2920/3000 at 5pm on Friday.
The local note, however, traded mixed to lower against other major currencies.
It gained against the yen to 3.5613/5675 from Friday’s 3.5568/5643.
But, the ringgit depreciated against the Singapore dollar to 3.0649/0721 from 3.0616/0695, weakened against the British pound to 6.6203/6328 from 6.5792/5928, while easing against the euro to 4.7289/7383 from 4.7233/7334.