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PETALING JAYA: Najib Razak has posed two questions pertaining to the resumption of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) to the Pakatan Harapan government.
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The revival of the controversial East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project should be viewed within the larger context of long-term bilateral relations while ensuring that such projects yield maximum benefit...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Bursa Malaysia stayed higher at mid-morning today, spurred by buying momentum mainly in financial and construction stocks, dealers said.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): AmInvestment Bank Research has maintained its our end-2019 FBM KLCI target of 1,820 points.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Darell Leiking is hoping the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRFIC) in China this month will bear developm...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 21 — The government will ensure that the renegotiated East Coast Rail Line (ECRL) will be developed with 40 per cent local participation, said Transport Minister Anthony Loke.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Daim Zainuddin today claimed that former prime minister Najib Razak ignored advice by the Economic Planning Unit about the East Coast Rail Link when pushing for the RM65.5 billion rail p...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB) has provided cumulative dividend returns of RM187.1 billion to its unit holders in over 40 years since its establishment, says Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mo...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 21 — Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB) has provided cumulative dividend returns of RM187.1 billion to its unit holders in over 40 years since its establishment, says Prime Minister T...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 21): Tun Daim Zainuddin has questioned whether it was a personal emissary of the former prime minister, who working on his own was involved in direct discussions and negotiations o...
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Daim Zainuddin has questioned whether it was a personal emissary of the former prime minister who, working on his own, was involved in direct discussions and negotiations on the old East Coast Rail Li...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 21 — Tun Daim Zainuddin has questioned whether it was a personal emissary of the former prime minister, who working on his own was involved in direct discussions and negotiations...
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SUNGAI PETANI: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has reminded the leadership and management of Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB) not to be complacent in fulfilling its responsibility and obligation in pursuing the ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 21 — Pakatan Harapan (PH) would have damaged Malaysia’s ties with China if it had insisted on terminating the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project launched under Barisan Nasiona...
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The two key components of the Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP) are back on track.
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PETALING JAYA: Najib Razak said today that Pakatan Harapan created problems for themselves and worsened Felda’s woes last year.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): The spillover effects of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project are projected to change the socio-economic landscape of the States concerned and stimulate economic developmen...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): The renegotiated East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project offers plenty of opportunities to local contractors, including bumiputeras, in public works like supplies and technical ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The spillover effects of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project are projected to change the socio-economic landscape of the states concerned and stimulate economic development.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The renegotiated East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project offers plenty of opportunities to local contractors, including bumiputeras, in public works like supplies and technical aspects, said...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 19 — The spillover effects of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project are projected to change the socio-economic landscape of the states concerned and stimulate economic developm...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): The renegotiated East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project offers plenty of opportunities to local contractors, including bumiputeras, in public works like supplies and technical as...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): Shares in Iskandar Waterfront City Bhd (IWCity) and Ekovest Bhd have risen this morning, following optimism over mega infrastructure projects such as the East Coast Rail Link ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Daim Zainuddin (pix) has expressed confidence that the price tag for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL), which was reduced by RM21.5 billion to RM44 billion, is highly likely to come do...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): The resumption of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project will boost Chinese investors’ confidence and trust in the Malaysian market.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): Tun Daim Zainuddin has expressed confidence that the price tag for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL), which was reduced by RM21.5 billion to RM44 billion, is highly likely to co...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The prime minister’s special envoy to renegotiate the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) contract with China has assured local contractors of jobs in the multi-billion project recently resume...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Daim Zainuddin has expressed confidence the price tag for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL), which has been reduced by RM21.5 billion to RM44 billion, is highly likely to come down eve...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): The resumption of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project will boost Chinese investors’ confidence and trust in the Malaysian market.
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GENEVA, April 18 — The United States won a World Trade Organisation (WTO) ruling today against China’s use of tariff-rate quotas for rice, wheat and corn, which it successfully argued limited mark...
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Daim Zainuddin has expressed confidence that the price tag for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL), which was reduced by RM21.5 billion to RM44 billion, is highly likely to come down even further.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Daim Zainuddin is confident that the price tag for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL), which was reduced by RM21.5 billion to RM44 billion, is highly likely to come down even further.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): Tun Daim Zainuddin has expressed confidence that the price tag for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL), which was reduced by RM21.5 billion to RM44 billion, is highly likely to co...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — Tun Daim Zainuddin has expressed confidence that the price tag for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL), which was reduced by RM21.5 billion to RM44 billion, is highly likely to ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — The resumption of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project will boost Chinese investors’ confidence and trust in the Malaysian market.
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ISLAMABAD, April 18 — Pakistan’s finance minister Asad Umar has stepped down from cabinet, he announced today, ahead of securing a crucial bailout deal with the International Monetary Fund.
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PETALING JAYA: An economist has dismissed a deputy minister’s suggestion that the drop in imports in February was due to the Chinese New Year celebrations, saying it was more likely a continuation o...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): Malaysia Rail Link Sdn Bhd (MRL) clarified yesterday that a proposed joint operations agreement between the company and China Communications Construction Company Ltd (CCCC) do...
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After months of conflicting signals and intense behind-the-scenes negotiations, the Pakatan Harapan government finally announced that it had reached agreement with China Communications Construction Co...
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KUALA LUMPUR: An environmentalist has hailed the government move to leave untouched the Klang Gates Quartz Ridge in Gombak, Selangor, under the renegotiated East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project.
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An environmentalist has hailed the government’s move to leave untouched the Klang Gates Quartz Ridge in Gombak, Selangor, under the renegotiated East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 — Malaysia Rail Link (MRL) Sdn Bhd today rebutted Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s claim that the 50:50 joint venture with China on the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) could pose a secu...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 17): Malaysia Rail Link Sdn Bhd (MRL) clarified today that a proposed joint operations agreement between the company and China Communications Construction Company Ltd (CCCC) does n...
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LETTER | Aliran is utterly shocked and disappointed over the granting of conditional approval for the environmental impact assessment report for the proposed Pan Island Link (PIL) highway in Penang.
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SUBANG: The Pakatan Harapan (PH) presidential council will discuss the upcoming Sandakan by-election at its meeting to be held probably next week, PKR president Anwar Ibrahim said today.
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PETALING JAYA: An Umno leader has questioned the decision to set up a joint venture company in the operations and maintenance of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project, following the government’s g...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 17): The revised East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project deal will open up more job opportunities for Malaysians, says Malaysian Institute of Economic Research (MIER) senior research f...
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PETALING JAYA: MCA president Wee Ka Siong has scoffed at Putrajaya’s claim that it has “achieved cost savings” after renegotiating the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project.
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President Emmanuel Macron pledged that France would rebuild the fire-devastated Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral, saying he hoped the work would be done in five years and the French people would pull tog...
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NEW YORK, April 16 — Bank of America reported higher first-quarter earnings on lower expenses and loan growth today, with executives describing US growth as still solid.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 16): The revised East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project deal will open up more job opportunities for Malaysians, says Malaysian Institute of Economic Research (MIER) senior research f...
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The government took into account complaints from Selangor and Pahang residents during the renegotiation of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 16): Apart from reducing the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) construction cost by RM21.5 billion, the government revealed that the Chinese state-owned China Communications Construction...
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SHAH ALAM (April 16): The people should welcome and give their full support to the government’s efforts to save RM21.5 billion on the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 16 — Arguably one of the most ambitious mega-projects Putrajaya has embarked on, the initially suspended East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project is finally back on track, after month...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Apart from reducing the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) construction cost by RM21.5 billion, the government revealed that the Chinese state-owned China Communications Construction Company Lt...
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YOURSAY | 'Nothing in Beijing's international diplomacy is coincidental.' Dr M stood up to China when others didn't - Forbes contributor Ocean Master: Credit where it is due.
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SHAH ALAM (April 15): The people should welcome and give their full support to the Government’s efforts to save RM21.5 billion on the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) Project.
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Click to enlarge Prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad held a press conference today to officially announce that the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) is back on track after a suspension and lengthy nego...
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SHAH ALAM, April 15 — The people should welcome and give their full support to the government’s efforts in saving RM21.5 billion on the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) Project.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 15): Master Builders Association Malaysia (MBAM) hopes the government will ensure local contractors get full packages of East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project instead of 'sub-labour ...
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PRESTARIANG SKIN Sdn Bhd (PSKIN), a subsidiary of Prestariang Bhd on April 15 filed a legal claim totalling US$177 million (RM732 million) against the Malaysian government for the unilateral terminat...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — The ringgit rebounded against the US dollar today as risk appetite for the local currency improved after the government announced the revival of the East Coast Rail Link...
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HONG KONG: The world's biggest brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev, has added Citigroup and Bank of America Merrill Lynch to the team of banks working on the sale of its Asia-Pacific business, three people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
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Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad today unveiled the details of the renegotiated Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project.Apart from saving RM21.5 billion after the price tag wa...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 15): Master Builders Association Malaysia (MBAM) hopes the government will ensure local contractors get full packages of East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project instead of 'sub-labour ...
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PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia is taking advantage of the signing of the East Coast Rail Link’s (ECRL) Supplementary Agreement (SA) to work out the export of palm oil to China, says Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahat...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The new East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project deal is a big win for Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and sets the country apart from other nations dealing with the Asian su...
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PUTRAJAYA (April 15): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today China Communications Construction Co Ltd will refund to the Malaysian government within a month RM1 billion, which forms a porti...
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PUTRAJAYA (April 15): The Malaysian government is still in negotiations with the Export-Import Bank of China (China Exim Bank) on the new loan to be taken for the planned construction of the 640km Eas...
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THE former Agrobank CEO, Datuk Wan Mohd Fadzmi Wan Othman, is said to be the top contender for the post of president and managing director at Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia Bhd (Bank Rakyat).
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 15): Prestariang Bhd has filed a legal claim of RM732.86 million against the government over the termination of the National Immigration Control System (SKIN) project.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Prestariang SKIN Sdn Bhd (PSKIN), a subsidiary of Prestariang Bhd, today filed a legal claim totalling RM732 million against the government over the unilateral termination of the nationa...
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PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pix) said today there would be a substantial reduction in financial commitments to Malaysia from the overall loan facility with the improved East Coa...
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PUTRAJAYA: Dr Mahathir Mohamad today denied that the revised East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project is in exchange for the return of fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho, better known as Jho Low, from China...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — Prestariang SKIN Sdn Bhd (PSKIN), a subsidiary of Prestariang Bhd, today filed a legal claim totalling RM732 million against the government for the unilateral termination of...
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KUALA LUMPUR: China Communications Construction Company Ltd (CCCC) has agreed to refund part of the RM3.1 billion advance payment for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) Phase 2, Double Tracking and the N...
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PUTRAJAYA (April 15): The Malaysian government is still in negotiations with the Export-Import Bank of China (China Exim Bank) on the new loan to be taken for the planned construction of the 640km Eas...
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MUMBAI, April 15 — India's tycoons are playing a pivotal role in the Asian giant's most expensive election ever, from funding campaigns and tacit endorsements to being hot-button issues themselves.
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Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad unveiled the details of the renegotiated Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project.
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PUTRAJAYA (April 15): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today China Communications Construction Co Ltd will refund to the Malaysian government within a month RM1 billion, which forms a porti...
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A contributor with business publication Forhashave rained praise on Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad for daring to stand up to China when other world leaders didn't.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — China Communications Construction Company Ltd (CCCC) has agreed to refund part of the RM3.1 billion advance payment for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) Phase 2, Double Track...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 15): Steel as well as building materials counters were up on optimism going forward after the government announced last Friday the revival of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) projec...
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KUALA TERENGGANU (April 15): Six East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) stations will be built in Terengganu, hence proving that the state is not being bypassed in implementing the project as alleged by some qu...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 15): Steel as well as building materials counters were up on optimism going forward after the government announced last Friday the revival of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) projec...
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GEORGE TOWN: A proposed highway tunnelling through the hill ranges of Penang island has been given the green light by federal environmental regulators.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — Malaysia’s success in renegotiating the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) with China sets it apart from other nations dealing with the Asian superpower, according to one US econ...
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KUALA TERENGGANU: Six stations of the East Coast Rail Link will be built in Terengganu, the chairman of the Council of Eminent Persons, Daim Zainuddin, said today, which proved that the state is not b...
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KUALA TERENGGANU, April 14 — Six East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) stations will be built in Terengganu, hence proving that the state is not being bypassed in implementing the project as alleged by some q...
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KUALA TERENGGANU: Six East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) stations will be built in Terengganu, hence proving that the state is not being bypassed in implementing the project as alleged by some quarters.
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KOTA BARU: The Kelantan government is thankful to the federal government for agreeing to continue with the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project.
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KOTA BHARU: The Kelantan government has welcomed Putrajaya’s decision to continue with the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project, saying it will have a major impact on the people of the state.
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DEZHOU CITY, (Shandong, China): The resumption of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project will strengthen bilateral trade between Malaysia and China as well as deepen the existing economic ties, said ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 — The Kelantan government today thanked Putrajaya for going ahead with the development of the East Coast Rail Line (ECRL) as it expects the project to have a positive impact o...
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Putrajaya's decision to resume the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project will hugely benefit Kelantan's economy, says Menteri Besar Ahmad Yakob.
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DEZHOU CITY, (Shandong, China) April 14 — The resumption of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project will strengthen bilateral trades between Malaysia and China as well as deepen the existing economi...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Local companies, particularly from the minority groups, must be given equal opportunities in the construction of the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL), said Minority Business Chamber (MBC). I...
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PETALING JAYA: A business chamber today called on Putrajaya and companies involved in the construction of the now revived East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project to give equal opportunity to local contrac...