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 tests negative amid record active cases

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

1. In Covid-19 news — the PM tests negative, current patients breach 3,000 for the first time, and CMCO is declared in Klang and three areas in Sabah.

2. Top Glove Corp says a special dividend is possible as the group moves away from its existing semi-annual payout scheme.

3. Bina Puri’s JV company bags a 7.75bil baht (about RM1.04bil) contract to build a portion of a planned high-speed railway in Thailand.

4. The Court of Appeal rules in favour of MAS, overturning a High Court's decision that the dismissal of union chief Ismail Nasaruddin was unlawful.

5. Genting Hong Kong will reportedly get €193mil (RM942.4mil) from Germany's coronavirus stabilisation fund for its shipyards in the country.