Road rage couple remanded for 7 days
KUALA LUMPUR: Police have remanded a couple for investigations into the death of a 29-year-old man with whom they had been in a quarrel with over a minor accident.
Factory van driver killed in freak accident
NIBONG TEBAL: A factory van driver who was in the midst of changing a flat tyre was killed after he was hit by another tyre which came off a trailer during an incident at KM156.1 northbound of the Nor...
Selling off PLUS raises questions
It comes as quite a surprise that the government is considering selling off its stake in North-South Expressway toll concessionaire PLUS to Maju Holdings.
PLUS programme for highway community, travellers
GEORGE TOWN (July 17): PLUS Malaysia Bhd, through its subsidiary Projek Lebuhraya Usahasama Bhd, is embarking on a long-term programme to benefit the community along its highways as well as road trave...
Leave PLUS alone!
Comment - Pankaj C. Kumar
PLUS Malaysia Bhd is a national asset owned by all Malaysians via UEM Group Bhd’s 51% stake in the company, which in turn is wholly-owned by Khazanah Nasional, the government’s sovereign wealth fund.
Will Maju finally bag PLUS?
KUALA LUMPUR (June 29): At a Hari Raya Open House on Monday, June 24, Prime Minister Tun Mahathir Mohamad confirmed on-going speculation that Tan Sri Abu Sahid Mohamed’s Maju Holdings Sdn Bhd had pu...
PLUS appoints new chairman
PETALING JAYA: PLUS Malaysia Bhd has appointed Datuk Mohamad Nasir Ab Latif its chairman effective June 27.
Campaign to reduce baby dumping
SEPANG: Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail today launched a campaign to curb baby dumping which she said is a serious issue that must be addressed immediately.
PLUS Malaysia announces partnership with Microsoft
Highway operator PLUS Malaysia announced its partnership with Microsoft Malaysia for the integration of the Azure cloud computing system into its highway toll network, for the highway operator to be a...
PLUS now using AI to alert users to traffic jams
PETALING JAYA: PLUS Malaysia Bhd is planning to use artificial intelligence (AI), big data analytics and the cloud to better predict traffic congestion and monitor the safety on its highways.
Plus Malaysia to tackle RM2.7mil financial leakages
PETALING JAYA: Plus Malaysia Bhd, the country’s largest expressway service provider, aims to tackle financial leakages worth RM2.7mil in annual revenue by incorporating more cloud-based systems into its operations.
Rest areas closed to reduce jam
I REFER to the report “Chef’s wife forced to relieve herself by the side of highway” (The Star, June 12; https://bit.ly/2R9Hk0Y). PLUS takes this opportunity to thank The Star for its continuou...
IATA: Government should own major airports
If you ask me, I think major infrastructure projects should be owned by the government or for the continuous income generating ones like PLUS, should be owned by statutory funds like our EPF.