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With the federal National Water Services Commission (Span) intervening and with the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission targeting Selangor MB Khalid Ibrahim, is it any surprise then that the private water concessionaires have rejected the Selangor government's offer for the takeover...
Projects approved by state State 2008 2007 No Domestic Invest (RM mill) Foreign Invest (RM mill) Total Investment (RM mill) No Domestic Invest (RM mill ) Foreign Invest (RM mill) Total Investment (RM mill ) Sarawak 39 1988.3 13180.5 15168.9 23 403 631.4 1034.5 Selangor 302 2866.2 9004.7 11870.9 318 6989.7 4191.7 11181.5 Johor 173 2315.1 9396.6 11711.7 188 2495.4 6747.4 9242.8 Penang 151 5068.7 5087.6 10156.3 134 1625.2 3143.4 4768.7 Melaka 41 182.3 3452.2 3634.5 38 1618.5 2219.2 3837.7 Perak 50 696.8 2433.2 3130 59 651.7 1382.9 2034.6 Kedah 46 288.1 2279.3 2567.3 46 7856.7 6133.6 13990.2 N Sembilan 26 821 294.8 1115.8 40 493.6 2181.9 2675.6 Pahang 23 1017.7 63.1 1080.7 28 406.9 1156.9 1563.8 T’ganu 9 636.8 355.5 992.3 11 2772.2 3391.1 6163.2 Sabah 40 620.6 343.8 964.4 41 1080.9 2176.7 3257.5 Perlis 2 63.3 107 170.3 2 7.1 0 7.1 KL 12 94 23.8 117.8 12 52.8 39.6 92.4 Kelantan 3 17.6 66 83.6 9 52.6 30.1 82.7 Labuan 2 9.8 10.7 20.5 - - - - Total 919 16686.2 46098.8 62785 949 26506.3 33425.9 59932.2 Source: MIDA If you consider...
The level of illicit cigarettes in Malaysia remains high. According to a press release by JT International Berhad, the results of an Illicit Cigarettes Study, commissioned by CMTM, showed "the incidence of illicit cigarettes from June-August 2010 remaining critical...
If we really want to promote cycling and bicycle lanes, maybe what we need is a mascot. For risking life and limb in the pursuit of cycling (and the PM), for his valiant attempt at cycling until a...
The PGCC coffin has been lowered into its final resting place. Equine Capital has sold its 25 per cent stake in Abad Naluri, the developer of the aborted Penang Global City Centre project, to Kiara Ikhtisas Sdn Bhd...