SE Asia Stocks-Most rise as energy shares rally

April 24, 2015 10:57 AM

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BANGKOK, April 24 (Reuters) - Most Southeast Asian stock markets rose on Friday as firmer global oil prices lifted energy-related shares, helping Malaysia end a two-day losing streak and the Philippines close at a more than one-week high.

Malaysia's key stock index finished the day up 0.9 percent at 1,862.58, just shy of its highest close in more than seven months hit on April 21. It rose almost 1 percent this week, a sixth consecutive week of gains. Shares of oil and gas services firm Sapurakencana Petroleum Bhd jumped 6.3 percent, ...

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