‘Scrapping of MRT3 saved RM66b’

KUALA LUMPUR (July 31): The finance ministry said the government has managed to save a project cost of RM66 billion, excluding interest cost, with the cancellation of the mass rapid transit line 3 (MRT3).

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Armed robber threatened to blow up Boon Lay pawnshop

  PETALING JAYA (July 29): The cops are on the lookout for an armed robbery suspect who threatened to blow up a pawnshop in Boon Lay, Singapore, yesterday (July 28) after his failed robbery attempt involving a knife and a fake gun, said the Singapore Police Force in a Facebook posting yesterday.

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MRT2's overall cost can rise to RM50b, Tony Pua says

KUALA LUMPUR (July 20): While Mass Rapid Transit Corp Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp) has said it is trying to reduce the RM32 billion construction cost for the MRT2, government lawmaker Tony Pua says the project’s overall cost could balloon to RM50 billion.

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MRT2 close to 30% completion, MRT Corp says

SERI KEMBANGAN (Jul 11): Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp) has announced that the overall progress of the MRT Sungai Buloh Serdang Putrajaya (SSP) Line (MRT2) is now close to 30% as at early July 2018.

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Trouble brewing at CCCC-George Kent JV, says report

KUALA LUMPUR (July 7): Things between China Communications Construction Co Ltd (CCCC) and its joint-venture (JV) partner George Kent (M) Bhd “is understood to be fraying at the seams because of issues” reported The Edge business weekly in its latest issue.

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