Gurmeet Kaur

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18 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

New LRT3 contract to be signed soon

PETALING JAYA: The new contract for the light rail transit 3 (LRT3) project is expected to be sealed before Chinese New Year.

In an e-mail reply, LRT3 project director Patrick Hwang Chee Leong said MRCBGK and the work package contractors (WPC) had a discussion with Prasarana Malaysia Bhd this month on the payments owed to them.  “We were informed by Prasarana that our WPCs would be getting paid this month,” he said.
7 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Klang Valley Double Track 2 rail set to kick off

PETALING JAYA: The second phase of the Klang Valley Double Track (KVDT) rail upgrade is expected to kick off this month, beginning with the appointment of a new consultant for the project, sources say.

Bidders for rail contract: Names that are being bandied about in the market as potential bidders are YTL Corp Bhd, Gamuda Bhd, WCT Holdings Bhd and Sunway Construction Group Bhd, which had reportedly said it was keen to put in its bid for the Phase 2.
29 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Top 50 decliners in percentage terms

Collectively these companies have seen RM78.53bil erased in value since GE14

29 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

GLCs and construction stocks among major losers

Axiata heads the list followed by Maybank and GenM.

28 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Ministers heckled during site visit

SUBANG JAYA: Tensions ran high when Unity Minister P. Waytha Moorthy and Human Resources Minister M. Kulasegaran visited the Seafield Sri Maha Mariamman Temple here following a night of violence.

Let them speak: Temple task force secretary V.K. Regu (right) trying to calm the situation as Waytha Moorthy (left) and Kulasegaran (second left) wait to give a press conference at Seafield Mariamman Temple.
28 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

IGP: No drastic measures as temple is a sacred place

SUBANG JAYA: Police were unable to take more drastic measures to quell rioters at the Sri Maha Mariamman Temple as it was a place of worship.

28 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

‘Be strong and healthy again’

SUBANG JAYA: Critically injured fireman Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim is due to be married next month and all his fiancee wants is for him to regain his strength for the lovebirds to mark the momentous occasion together.

Emotional moment: Fellow firemen praying for the wellbeing of their colleague Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim (inset) who was critically injured while responding to an emergency close to the Sri Mariamman Temple in Seafield. — SAM THAM/The Star
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28 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Cops zeroing in on riot mastermind

PETALING JAYA: The police are zooming in on the possible mastermind behind the fracas at the Seafield Sri Maha Mariamman Temple in USJ 25, Subang Jaya, and its surrounding areas, said Comm Datuk Mazlan Mansor.

Keeping the peace: Federal Reserve Unit (FRU) members standing guard in front of the Seafield Sri Maha Mariamman Devasthanam Temple in USJ 25, Subang Jaya.
28 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Those involved in temple clash will face stern action, warns Dr M

KUALA LUMPUR: Criminals and “puppet masters” (dalang) involved in the Seafield Sri Maha Mariamman Temple riots will not escape punishment, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in a statement yesterday.

28 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Task force seeks PM’s intervention to reclaim land

SUBANG JAYA: The Seafield Sri Maha Mariamman Temple task force wants the Prime Minister to intervene and help the temple reclaim the land.