The projects in question are the construction of Pan Borneo Highway Sabah's Phase 1B, the Penang Light Rail Transit (LRT) project, expansion of the Penang International Airport, redevelopment of the Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport in Subang, and the upgrade of the East-West Highway from Gerik, Perak to Jeli, Kelantan.
Property developers with exposure to Johor gain investors’ interest after govt bid to turn Forest City into special financial zone
Last Friday, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim reportedly said the government's bid to create a special financial zone in Forest City is meant to boost investment, growth and economic activities in Johor.
"This government guarantee is expected to stabilise Felda's financial position as well as ensure a more sustainable business model so that it continues to be viable for settlers and the new generation of Felda.
K2K aims to enhance support of public housing communities and building management to solve social, economic and physical challenges through four critical areas, namely community empowerment, community co-management, improved income generation, and policy reform.
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim: I welcome different opinions; I do not agree in principle with a special withdrawal of the people’s retirement savings.
“The government certainly does not deny that the cumulative increase in the OPR by 100 basis points from 1.
Anwar stressed the government’s aim is to alleviate the rakyat’s struggles amidst the economic challenges, while ensuring a sustainable fiscal growth for the nation.
“The Madani Budget must have the ability to bring together all the strengths to be translated into new solutions.
On Dec 20, the Dewan Rakyat unanimously approved the 2023 Mini Budget and the Consolidated Fund (Accountable Expenditure) Bill 2022.
It is unclear which companies are linked to the project awards.