EVENING 5: Five things you need to know today

EVENING 5: Five things you need to know today
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EVENING 5: MoH proposes delaying lifting interstate ban

Dirty dealings. Corporate battles. Consumer woes. Here are five things you need to know today. 

1. The Ministry of Health has proposed that interstate travel for the upcoming Aidifitri celebrations be postponed as the Covid-19 situation remains tenuous

2. CIMB Group Holdings Bhd will continue to focus on strict cost optimisation to get it through these trying times. 

3. LPI Capital Bhd’s net profit for 1QFY21 rose 5.6% thanks to higher dividend incomes. 

4. Paramount Corp Bhd is investing in a peer-to-peer financing platform as it seeks to expand its digital business. 

5. Two US Senators are arguing against Goldman Sachs Group Inc from being given a “free pass” for its 1Malaysia Development Bhd misdeeds.