KUALA LUMPUR (May 19): Malaysia Rail Link Sdn Bhd (MRLSB) and China Communications Construction ECRL Sdn Bhd (CCCC) today said they have not appointed official agents or lobbyists to facilitate the pre-qualification of local contractors for 40 per cent of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) civil work packages.
BEIJING (April 29): Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad had to wrap himself up in a long coat with a scarf pulled tight around his neck to keep warm when he arrived last Wednesday night to a rainy and chilly Beijing — with the temperature hitting the low teens in Celcius — despite it being the middle of spring in the Chinese capital city.
BEIJING (April 29): The negotiations on the construction of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) by the previous Barisan Nasional government were not transparent and were conducted without any detailed study, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said yesterday.
BEIJING (April 29): When the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) was first proposed by Chinese President Xi Jinping, sceptics viewed it as yet another geopolitical ploy by Beijing to project its growing military and political power on the world stage.
BEIJING (April 27): Malaysia can expect more investments from China, especially in the corridors along the East Coast Rail Line (ECRL) following the agreement inked between the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) and China Communication Construction Company Ltd (CCCC).
KUALA LUMPUR (April 26): PLB Engineering Bhd has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with China Railway No.
BEIJING (April 26): Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has today extended his full support for the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), saying that Malaysia will benefit from the project.
BEIJING (April 26): The meeting between Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad with China's top leaders yesterday ahead of the Belt and Road Forum marked a new milestone in the story of the two countries' bilateral relationship, which looks set to deepen.
BEIJING (April 25): Malaysia has signed a framework of agreement with China this afternoon to revive the former's Bandar Malaysia project — the massive real estate development at the former air-base near Sungai Besi.