Prioritise road user’s interest in EDL and SDE bankruptcy issue

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  Joint Statement by Johor DAP State Assemblymen on 16th June 2017 (Friday):   Road users’ interest should be safeguarded and prioritised by government while two expressway concessionaires in Johor are facing bankruptcy. The news that two highway concessionaires in Johor may go bankrupt caught most Malaysians by surprise. It is common knowledge that highway… Read more »

MCA president is wrong; local government election is the solution, not appointment of mayor based on ethnicity

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  Media Statement by REFSA Executive Director Wong Shu Qi on 2nd June 2017 (Friday):   MCA president is wrong; local government election is the solution, not appointment of mayor based on ethnicity   MCA President, Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai, has suggested that appointing Chinese as mayors would increase the Chinese community’s sense of… Read more »

Is MRT the ultimate solution for urban congestion in Malaysia?

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Is MRT the ultimate solution for urban congestion in Malaysia?   There is currently 78% household owns a car while 66% owns motorcycle in Malaysia. The more motorists, the more congested it is regardless how many highways we build. Yet, is the costly MRT the ultimate solution for urban congestion in Malaysia? Public used to… Read more »