EVENING 5: Five things you need to know today

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

1. Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng is not discounting bringing forward its stimulus packages in light of the Wuhan outbreak, but only if necessary. 

2. Lotte Chemical Titan Holding Bhd saw its 4QFY2020 net profit surge due to a one-off gain and lower write down of inventories. 

3. Bursa Malaysia Bhd saw a decline in bottomline due to higher operating expenses, but still sees opportunities

4. The High Court has approved the winding-up of its wholly-owned subsidiary Scomi Engineering Bhd. 

5. Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok will engage four European countries over the future of the Malaysian oil palm industry.