EVENING 5: Five things you need to know today

EVENING 5: Five things you need to know today
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EVENING 5: PM unveils RM40 bil PEMERKASA+ assistance package

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

1. On the eve of a complete national two-week lockdown, PM Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin unveils RM40 billion assistance package PEMERKASA+

2. Shares in Serba Dinamik Holdings Bhd hit limit down as uncertainties continue to swirl around the company’s inner workings

3. Petroliam Nasional Bhd’s profit after tax more than doubled to RM9.3 billion thanks to a swing to impairment write-back. 

4. CIMB Group Holdings Bhd posted its highest-ever quarterly net profit in its 1QFY21. 

5. AMMB Holdings Bhd dipped into the red in the 4QFY21, dragged by exceptional items which included its 1Malaysia Development Bhd settlement.