ADVERTISEMENT

Authors


Hemananthani Sivanandam

hemananthani@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Hemananthani Sivanandam

23 Feb 2019 | 7:32 PM

Government in talks with Gamuda to take over four toll concessions

PETALING JAYA: The Government has begun talks with Gamuda Bhd to negotiate the acquisition of highway concessions for four main highways, said the Prime Minister’s Office.

23 Feb 2019 | 5:35 PM

Wee: Govt should standardise levy for permit extension beyond 10 years

PETALING JAYA: The Government should standardise the levy fees for the extension of permits for foreign workers who have worked in the country for more than a decade to RM2,000 for all sectors, says MCA president Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong.

23 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Toll charges to go down

PETALING JAYA: The government has decided to abolish toll charges gradually and in phases, in line with Pakatan Harapan’s general election pledge to the people.

Changes in the works: There are currently 29 highways with tolls in Malaysia.
icon video
23 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Lim: Reduced cost of LRT3 project will mean lower fares

KUALA LUMPUR: The reduced construction cost of the LRT3 project linking Bandar Utama to Johan Setia in Klang will ensure cheaper fares once it is completed in 2024.

icon video
22 Feb 2019 | 12:33 PM

Non-committal LGE says wait for announcement on highway tolls

KUALA LUMPUR: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has kept mum on an expected the announcement on toll collections.

22 Feb 2019 | 12:08 PM

National debt still above RM1 trillion, says Guan Eng

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's national debt still remains above the trillion ringgit level, says Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng.

22 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

PAC to recall Customs D-G to testify on GST refund

PETALING JAYA: Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) will be recalling Customs Depart­ment director-general Datuk Seri Subromaniam Tholasy on March 7 to testify on the RM19.4bil Goods and Services Tax (GST) refund.

22 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

RCI set up to probe judge’s claims

KUALA LUMPUR: A week after judicial misconduct claims by a senior judge exposing purported scams between certain top judges and private litigants to cheat the government, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad announced the setting up of a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI).

Warm welcome: Dr Mahathir being greeted by top Defence Ministry officials during his visit to the ministry in Kuala Lumpur as minister Mohamad Sabu (left) looks on.
icon video
22 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Dr M to see if betrayal claims true

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minis­ter Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is taking the wait-and-see approach on allegations by PAS that “something is brewing” within the Pakatan Harapan coalition.

icon video
21 Feb 2019 | 11:13 AM

Dr M: We'll see if there's a vote of no-confidence

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohammad has decided to take the wait-and-see approach on the allegations by PAS that "something is brewing" within the Pakatan Harapan coalition.

icon video

ADVERTISEMENT