(Aug 28): Joining the US tech stock rally, Bursa Malaysia-listed semiconductor and semiconductor related companies have risen between 22% and 250% this year. Year to date, the Bursa Malaysia Technology Index has soared 70% to 37.59 points, its highest level since 2005.

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