KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 15): The Cabinet had at its meeting today decided that highway concessionaire PLUS Malaysia Bhd will not be sold and will remain under its current shareholders Khazanah Nasional Bhd and the Employees Provident Fund (EPF), according to sources.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 20): UEM Group Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Khazanah Nasional Bhd, said part of the proceeds from the disposal of its subsidiary's stake in the operator of the 117km-long Cikopo-Palimanan (Cipali) toll road will be invested into Malaysia's key national infrastructure and other opportunities in Indonesia.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 9): Pelaburan Hartanah Bhd (PHB), UEM Group Bhd (UEM Group), and Japan’s Medical Care Service Inc (MCS) officially launched the discovery gallery of a joint project between the three parties known as Rei Seraya Residence — Malaysia’s first luxury senior living project with care services — on Jalan Ampang, next to Gleneagles hospital.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 29): Pasukhas Group Bhd has been dragged into an arbitration proceeding by the main contractor for the 118-storey Menara Warisan Merdeka project, over an alleged breach of subcontract works worth RM14 million.
PUTRAJAYA (April 11): The Sabah portion of the Pan Borneo Highway upgrading works have been made official by the signing of a project delivery partner (PDP) agreement by the federal and state governments and the PDP, which includes public-listed MMC Corp Bhd and Khazanah Nasional Bhd-owned UEM Group Bhd.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 4): AmInvestment Bank said it does not preclude the possibility of seeing Peninsular-based contractors being invited to set up joint ventures (JVs) to bid for jobs, after The Edge Weekly reported that UEM Group Bhd, MMC Corp Bhd and Warisan Tarang Construction Sdn Bhd are teaming up for the Sabah portion of the Pan Borneo Highway.
• This week, the spotlight falls on the secondary market of non-landed residences in Brickfields and the integrated transport hub of KL Sentral.