EVENING 5: Five things you need to know today

EVENING 5: Five things you need to know today
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EVENING 5: Normalisation significantly drags Top Glove’s 4Q

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

1. Top Glove Corp Bhd, the world’s largest rubber glovemaker, saw its 4QFY21 net profit slump 48% on demand normalisation. 

2. Eco World Development Group Bhd and Eco World International Bhd deliver contrasting sets of 3QFY21 results. 

3. AirAsia X Bhd says it has made “substantial progress” in its months-long talks with its creditors.  

4. Malaysia Airport Holdings Bhd has managed to ward off a huge chunk of a claim made by a construction firm involved in the upgrade of the Penang International Airport.

5. Think tank EMIR Research says that the budget for the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme should be raised on immunological uncertainties.