KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit was slightly lower against the US dollar in early trade today on weak demand and lack of local catalysts.
At 9.24 am, the ringgit was quoted at 3.8090/8120 against the greenback from 3.8080/8100 recorded at 5 pm last Friday.
Against other major currencies, the ringgit was also traded mostly lower.
It appreciated versus the Singapore dollar to 2.7760/7802 from 2.7763/7798 last week but depreciated against the yen to 3.0792/0826 from 3.0715/0733.
The ringgit fell against the pound sterling to 5.9135/9197 from 5.8978/8017 previously and weakened against the euro to 4.1849/1894 from 4.1652/1678 last Friday.