EVENING 5: Five things you need to know today

EVENING 5: Five things you need to know today
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EVENING 5: Budget 2021 gets past another hurdle

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

1. The opposition failed in its attempts to thwart Budget 2021 as it was passed in the final approval stage. 

2. Lessor BOC Aviation Ltd has asked a Malaysian court to dismiss AirAsia X Bhd’s debt restructuring scheme. 

3. Widad Group Bhd has signed a collaboration to market a Covid-19 vaccine. 

4. Fraser & Neave Holdings Bhd announced that it will buy well-known F&B brands “NONA” and “Lee Shun Hing”. 

5. Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd saw its November traffic suffer following the extension of the Conditional MCO.