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August 13, 2018 2:46 PM Malaysia-China relations have hit rock bottom, and Mahathir knows it

Dr Mahathir Mohamad has issued a stern warning to China against further militarising the South China Sea (see news item below). Speaking to The Associated Press days ahead of his visit to Beijing, the Prime Minister announced that he would seek to cancel multibillion-dollar infrastructure projects that his predecessor, Dato’ Seri Najib Tun Razak, signed 10

August 9, 2018 5:16 AM Penang CM asks Najib not to mislead public over PIL 1 Highway, ECRL

GEORGE TOWN: Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow has asked former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak not to mislead the public by distorting what he described as two distinctly different infrastructure projects – the Pan Island Link 1 (PIL 1) Highway and the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL). He said there were major differences between a highway 5

July 12, 2018 4:00 PM Lafarge Malaysia's RM270m cement contract for ECRL suspended

PETALING JAYA: Lafarge Malaysia Bhd's RM270 million contract for the supply of cement for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) has been suspended following the suspension of the project. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia yesterday, Lafarge said it received a letter from China Communications Construction (ECRL) Sdn Bhd on the suspension of the company's supplies 9

July 9, 2018 1:12 PM HSS: Consultancy contracts for ECRL suspended

PETALING JAYA: HSS Engineers Bhd announced that the consultancy contracts awarded to its associate company HSS Integrated Sdn Bhd (HSSI) for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) have been suspended pending government review. The group told the stock exchange that it received letters on the suspension of HSSI’s services from its client China Communication 5

July 9, 2018 8:00 AM Malaysia Rail Link affirms work on ECRL suspended, despite reports otherwise

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia Rail Link Sdn Bhd (MRL), the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project owner, has reaffirmed that the project is currently suspended and that no other works to progress the project will take place during the suspension period. In a statement today, the company said the recent news reports that suggest the construction works of the project 6

July 3, 2018 3:34 AM Final cost of ECRL is RM81 billion: LGE

KUALA LUMPUR: The final cost of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project is actually RM81 billion and must be reduced significantly to make it viable financially. The Finance Ministry said that the RM81 billion does not cover its operating cost and Selangor government is also against the completion of the Gombak-Port Klang portion of the rail line. "The ECRL project 9

June 10, 2018 12:51 PM Malaysia Rail Link: ECRL deal has no clause for Jho Low-linked companies

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia Rail Link Sdn Bhd, the project and asset owner of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL), has denied that contracts it signed with Chinese contractor China Communications Construction Co Ltd (CCCC) and the Export-Import Bank of China came with a clause to nominate an unrelated company to buy 70% of Putrajaya Perdana Bhd for US$244 million 13

June 9, 2018 2:24 PM Who will declare Malaysia as bankrupt?

Tun Mahathir said today that Malaysia could be declared as bankrupt as our national debt is at critical state. How true is this and who will declare us as bankrupt? 1. Our national debt remains at RM680 billion – not RM1 trillion. The RM1 trillion includes contingent liability of RM200b and another RM150b of committed lease payments – both of which is never 20

May 22, 2018 11:45 AM ECRL – cut the cost, make it work

MANY have voiced concern over the RM60 billion ECRL project but I think there is merit to consider continuing with the project. It will create jobs for Malaysians and generate economic growth in the east coast. I use public transport to travel and I think the ECRL will be of great benefit simply because it will make it easier to travel to Kelantan, Terengganu 8

May 16, 2018 12:43 PM ECRL work running as usual

KUALA LUMPUR: It’s business as usual for Malaysia Rail Link Sdn Bhd (MRL) with 14% progress achieved on the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project as of yesterday, says head of corporate communication Rosmah Mahmud. “The Council (of Eminent Persons) is fully aware of the progress (made thus far) on the ECRL. There is no stop order of work on ECRL,” she told reporters 11