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Malaysia short of 9,000 safety & health officers due to mega projects

Malaysia currently lacks at least 9,000 safety and health officers (SHOs) and demand is expected to grow with multiple mega projects in the pipeline. Worse, National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (Niosh) chairman Tan Sri


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Projects worth more than US$5.3b to be signed during Najib’s visit to India

NEW DELHI: The proposed development of an urea and ammonia manufacturing plant in Malaysia is among five projects, worth more than US$5.3 billion (RM23.32 billion), that is expected to be signed during Prime Minister Datuk Seri


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Adani, MMC to build port in Malaysia

Two Malaysian and one Indian company are considering the construction of a container port and “maritime city” 30km southwest of Kuala Lumpur. Gautam Adani-led Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd. (APSEZ) signed a Memorandum of


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Infrastructure conglomerate wants to build US$5.65B ‘real Putrajaya’ at Clark city in Philippines

MANILA: AlloyMtd Group, a leading Asian infrastructure conglomerate, is eyeing to develop a “real Putrajaya” in the Philippines’ Clark Administrative City at an estimated cost of US$5.65 billion (RM25 billion). AlloyMtd president/CEO Tan Sri Dr Azmil


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Japan to bid for M’sia-S’pore HSR project

Japan is ready to join the race to bid for the Malaysia — Singapore High Speed Rail project. Japanese ambassador to Malaysia Dr Makio Miyakawa said Japan is ready to propose the country’s best high speed


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Japan’s Zepp Hall Network Inc to build US$22m KL concert hall

BBCC Development Sdn Bhd, developer of Bukit Bintang City Centre, has teamed up with Japan’s Zepp Hall Network Inc to build a US$22 million concert hall in Kuala Lumpur. BBCC chief executive officer Datuk Richard Ong


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Malaysia, Singapore to ink High Speed Rail agreement tomorrow

Malaysia and Singapore are scheduled to sign the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail agreement tomorrow during Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s working visit to attend the 7th Malaysia–Singapore Leaders’ Retreat, Wisma Putra said today. It


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MRT Corp awards over US$4bl contracts for Sungai Buloh-Serdang Putrajaya line

Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Bhd (MRT Corp) has awarded two viaduct work package contracts for the construction of the MRT Sungai Buloh-Serdang-Putrajaya (SSP) Line worth RM1.57 billion(US$4,706bl) In a statement, it said WCT Bhd secured the


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China signs on to build Malaysia’s East Coast Rail Line

BEIJING: China is set to build and finance the RM55 billion (US$13.1 billion) East Coast Rail Line (ECRL) project that will span four states in peninsular Malaysia, according to Malaysia’s secretary-general to the Treasury. Dr Irwan


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Malaysia, China to ink more than 10 agreements, MOUs

BEIJING: Malaysia-China bilateral relations will be further strengthened when Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak commences his six-day official visit to China tomorrow. Malaysian ambassador to China, Datuk Zainuddin Yahya said this third official visit


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