EVENING 5: Five things you need to know today

EVENING 5: Five things you need to know today
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EVENING 5: Supermax has bumper quarter, mulls dual listing

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

1. Supermax Corp, whose latest quarterly earnings jumped by over 30 times, is mulling a dual listing on the Singapore Exchange.

2. Hartalega records its best-ever quarterly net profit on higher sales revenue, lower material costs and better production efficiency.

3. Bursa Malaysia's 3Q net profit surges more than twofold from a year earlier, on the back of higher operating revenue. 

4. KAF Research says the debt ceiling could be raised again to 65% to accommodate an expansionary Budget 2021.

5. The Securities Commission grants a four-month extension for LTAT to decide on the privatisation of Boustead Holdings.