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MACC raids gov’t offices in Komtar, companies linked to undersea tunnel project

MACC raids gov’t offices in Komtar, companies linked to undersea tunnel project

George Town – The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) today raided several government offices at Kompleks Tun Abdul Razak (Komtar) as well as companies connected to its investigations into the Penang undersea tunnel project. It is understood that the offices which the MACC visited were the Public Works Department office in Sungai Pinang as well as the State Secretariat […]

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MACC gets new evidence on Penang undersea tunnel project

MACC gets new evidence on Penang undersea tunnel project

Putrajaya – Parti Cinta Malaysia (PCM) today lodged a report and gave new evidence on the Penang undersea tunnel project to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC). Its vice-president, Datuk Huan Cheng Guan urged the MACC to investigate whether there were elements of misconduct or corruption in the bidding for the controversial project costing RM15 billion. […]

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Petronas eyes 20 greenfield, 30 brownfield projects by 2020

Petronas eyes 20 greenfield, 30 brownfield projects by 2020

Kuala Lumpur – National oil company Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas), has projected that there would be about 20 greenfield and 30 brownfield projects between 2018 to 2020 that has the potential for future oil projects. Out of this, 30 per cent of the greenfield projects will have 100 per cent new facilities development while 75 […]

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More ‘Infra Rakyat’ projects will be implemented – PM

More ‘Infra Rakyat’ projects will be implemented – PM

Kuala Lumpur – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the government will implement more ‘infra rakyat’ projects such as the Rawang Bypass project in Selangor. “Syabas. The bypass will reduce travel time of motorists and preserve the environment. Many more ‘infra rakyat’ projects will be implemented,” he tweeted in conjunction with the opening […]

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India’s first bullet train project fast-tracks Japanese ties

India’s first bullet train project fast-tracks Japanese ties

Ahmedabad – Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe today inaugurated India’s first bullet train project — a US$19 billion (RM79.84 billion) line in the home state of Indian leader Narendra Modi intended to revitalise the country’s vast but dilapidated network. The initiative is seen as emblematic of fast warming relations between New Delhi and Tokyo, who […]

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Gov’t project need detailed study prior implementation

Gov’t project need detailed study prior implementation

Kuala Lumpur – Detailed studies need to be carried out on government projects before they are approved for implementation to ensure that all projects are on schedule and to give the best value for money to the government. According to the Auditor-General’s Report 2016 Series 1 tabled in Parliament today, government departments and agencies need […]

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Europe okays project to seek alien life

Europe okays project to seek alien life

Europe has approved the launch of a deep-space observatory to sniff out habitable planets in other star systems, along with any life forms they may host. “The PLATO mission will address fundamental questions such as ‘how common are Earth-like planets?’ and ‘is our solar system unusual or even unique?’,” the University of Warwick, whose scientists […]

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Pioneer project for Rohingya employment starts March 1 – DPM

Pioneer project for Rohingya employment starts March 1 – DPM

Putrajaya – A government pioneer project to enable the Rohingya refugees in Malaysia to be legally employed will begin on March 1, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. He said that initially about 300 Rohingya holding the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) cards who had undergone security and health […]

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Malaysia, Singapore ink high-speed rail project

Malaysia, Singapore ink high-speed rail project

Putrajaya – Malaysia and Singapore have inked the much anticipated high speed railway (HSR) project which will link Kuala Lumpur to Singapore. The signing of the agreement was witnessed by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak and his Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Loong, who is on a working visit to attend the 7th Malaysia–Singapore […]

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HSR project a game-changer – Najib

HSR project a game-changer – Najib

Putrajaya – The Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) project will be a game changer for Malaysia and Singapore including for economic generation, lifestyle and property value, says Malaysia’s Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. He said the project, which is due to complete in 2026, would also generate new impetus in terms of […]

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