Local rail companies to form consortium

MALAYSIAN Industry-Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT), which is a unit of the Prime Minister’s Department, is in the midst of preparing a White Paper on how local rail companies can benefit from the large number of rail-related jobs being dished out and participate in the projects.

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How the Singapore-KL High Speed Rail could bring more than growth

SINGAPORE (July 26): UOB is expecting the Singapore-Kuala Lumpur High Speed Rail to be the “next growth-game changer for the two countries, after Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Malaysia Prime Minister Najib Razak signed the memorandum of understanding for the project on July 18.

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S Korea ropes in Malaysian firms to bid for KL-S’pore HSR

KUALA LUMPUR (June 13): A 27-firm South Korean consortium led by the Korea Rail Network Authority (KRNA) is roping in Malaysian partners, starting with local engineering firm Ranhill Bersekutu Sdn Bhd, to jointly bid for the upcoming 350km Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high-speed rail (HSR) project.

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South Korean transport minister to promote HSR

SEOUL (June 6): The South Korean ministry of land, infrastructure and transport (Molit) plans to engage with the relevant parties in Malaysia to promote its high-speed rail (HSR) technology, in a move to facilitate a South Korean consortium’s bid for the upcoming 375km Kuala Lumpur-Singapore HSR project.

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