KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 1): Millions of Malaysian highway users started to enjoy an 18% reduced toll rates starting today.
GEORGE TOWN (Feb 1): Toll reductions of 18% at all highways belonging to PLUS Malaysia Bhd (PLUS) from midnight is a step-by-step move implemented by the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government towards the goal of abolishing toll, said Minister of Finance Lim Guan Eng.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 31): Motorists plying highways managed by PLUS Malaysia Bhd will enjoy an 18% reduction in toll rates from midnight.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 29): The claim that Employees Provident Fund (EPF) contributors will suffer a loss due to the government's move to restructure PLUS Malaysia Bhd's toll concession is baseless, said political secretary to the finance minister Tony Pua.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 23): The government's decision to restructure PLUS Malaysia Bhd's toll concession not only enables motorists to enjoy an 18% toll reduction, but all parties concerned will benefit from as much as RM1.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 23): The restructuring of PLUS Malaysia Bhd's (PLUS) highway toll rates starting Feb 1 will be the first time in the history of the highway concessionaire in which toll rates have been reduced without the government having to make compensation, in the process saving RM26 billion for the benefit of the people and for economic development.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 20): The cabinet's decision to retain the ownership of PLUS Malaysia Bhd is a positive for Gamuda Bhd, as this will be seen as consistent with the government's previously announced plan to take over the four highways held by Gamuda, said Kenanga Investment Bank Bhd Research.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 17): Khazanah Nasional Bhd, which owns 51% in PLUS Malaysia Bhd, hailed the Cabinet’s decision not to sell the highway concessionaire to the private sector and reducing toll charges by 18% for passenger vehicles on all PLUS highways.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 16): The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) supports the Cabinet's decision to not sell Projek Lebuhraya Utara-Selatan (PLUS) Malaysia Bhd.