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2. Maybank reports 13.3% improvement in 1Q earnings, but warns of margin squeeze and possible weakness in asset quality.
3. Axiata’s 1Q net profit slumps 74%, and retracts FY20 KPI guidelines amid business uncertainties arising from the COVID-19 outbreak.
4. Sime Darby’s 3Q results nearly halve as the Covid-19 pandemic weighs on its logistics and motor segment operations.
5. 50 new Covid-19 cases are reported today, with a new cluster detected at the Bukit Jalil immigration detention depot.