KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 7): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today the Malaysian government can consider private sector proposals to reduce highway tolls because the government is unable to eliminate these charges immediately due to the high expenses involved.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 30): Kimlun Corp Bhd's net profit rose 36.
Construction sector Maintain market weight: The New Straits Times has reported that the government is planning to acquire 15 highways nationwide for RM43 billion via issuing debt to the concessionaires.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 20): Works Minister Baru Bian is not aware of a new plan for the government’s takeover of 15 highways.
KUALA SELANGOR (Aug 8): Works Minister Baru Bian said today that the government's highway toll study has been completed and that the Cabinet will decide on the matter by this month.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 12): The first phase of the Pan Borneo Highway in Sarawak is 45% complete, slightly ahead of the scheduled completion rate of 43%, said Works Minister Datuk Baru Bian.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 9): Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng says today the government plans to implement the highway congestion charge on Jan 1, 2020 if the Cabinet approves the move.