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Channel NewsAsia
VWO to ramp up campaign on fertility issues in Singaporeorganisation I Love Children (ILC), which set tongues wagging with advertisemen
VWO to ramp up campaign on fertility issues in Singapore
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 hours ago
organisation I Love Children (ILC), which set tongues wagging with advertisements featuring cartoon sperm and eggs at MRT stations to raise awareness of fertility issues, will be ramping up efforts to educate the public about fertility health... Read more
8h
West Moreland Gazette
Underbarrow man retires as president of Mountain Rescue England and WalesBell was a founder member of Ambleside Fell Rescue Team, formed to support the
Underbarrow man retires as president of Mountain Rescue England and Wales
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
Bell was a founder member of Ambleside Fell Rescue Team, formed to support the Langdale team (now Langdale Ambleside MRT). He was also involved in the design of the Bell Stretcher, used in MR since the early 1970s. “I didn’t expect any sort... Read more
11h
The Temasek Review
Perfect gentlemen police force « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSI read this report of a drunk Japanese man slapping three policemen while being
Perfect gentlemen police force « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 11 hours ago
I read this report of a drunk Japanese man slapping three policemen while being held at an MRT station office. It is so unreal, so unbelieveable. Let me quote from the Straits Times, ‘At about 11.25pm, he slapped a policeman once each on his right... Read more
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The Hindu
DMRC to take a call on rolling stock soonof rolling stock, one of the officials in the team told The Hindu here. In Tai
DMRC to take a call on rolling stock soon
The Hindu / Posted 17 hours ago
of rolling stock, one of the officials in the team told The Hindu here. In Taipei, the team visited the circular line of MRT that is in advanced stage of completion. Here also, sources said, the topography was similar to Thiruvananthapuram and... Read more
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Spot.ph
10 Signs You've Mastered the Art of Commutingto get home. Whatever the reason, you know exactly how to twist and squeeze you
10 Signs You've Mastered the Art of Commuting
Spot.ph / Posted 22 hours ago
to get home. Whatever the reason, you know exactly how to twist and squeeze yourself into the tiniest corner of the MRT, breathing room be damned. You've probably also mastered all these poses. You can text or read during rush hour and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DOJ affirms DOTC decision halting permit issuance to MRTDevco for MRT 3(DOTC) not to issue anymore permits for development and advertising rights to M
DOJ affirms DOTC decision halting permit issuance to MRTDevco for MRT 3
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
(DOTC) not to issue anymore permits for development and advertising rights to Metro Rail Transit Development Corp.’s (MRTDevco) for Edsa MRT 3 unless it settles its obligations that ballooned to P2.4-billion as of January 2016. In a 27-page... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DOJ backs legality of DOTC decision on MRTDevco permits over MRT 3the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) not to issue permits
DOJ backs legality of DOTC decision on MRTDevco permits over MRT 3
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) not to issue permits to Metro Rail Transit Development Corp.’s (MRTDevco) development and advertising rights over Edsa MRT 3 until it settles its obligations amounting to P2.4 billion as of... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Toilet at Clementi MRT a gathering hub for gays? « Complaint « Letters « TR EMERITUSI recently moved to a flat near the Clementi MRT station. On one occasion, I ne
Toilet at Clementi MRT a gathering hub for gays? « Complaint « Letters « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted yesterday
I recently moved to a flat near the Clementi MRT station. On one occasion, I needed to use the toilet at the MRT station. Upon reaching it, I noticed three middle-aged looking guys just loitering in the toilet, and eyeing every guy who went in. The... Read more
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The Temasek Review
The truth behind a ‘beautiful’ and ever-evolving Singapore « Letters « TR EMERITUSToa Payoh Entertainment Centre) at Toa Payoh, a whole stretch of vacant shops o
The truth behind a ‘beautiful’ and ever-evolving Singapore « Letters « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 2 days ago
Toa Payoh Entertainment Centre) at Toa Payoh, a whole stretch of vacant shops on the ground floor. Took to One-North MRT station to Ayer Rajah Industrial Area – New Buildings look impressive but when I went to those older JTC type building,... Read more
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The China Post
Interior minister gives public safety top prioritythe beheading of four-year-old "Little Light Bulb" on the streets of Taipei and
Interior minister gives public safety top priority
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
the beheading of four-year-old "Little Light Bulb" on the streets of Taipei and Cheng Chieh's hacking spree on the city's MRT system, Yeh said the MOI needs a better understanding of what the victims and their families feel. The personnel at the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Focus less on grades, more on accepting differences: President of Disabled People's Associationwe need this. But for now, it's very hard because we could talk again and agai
Focus less on grades, more on accepting differences: President of Disabled People's Association
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
we need this. But for now, it's very hard because we could talk again and again about people making way for people in the MRT, the train. You know, I go to Vivocity once in a while and there's a lift that goes from the first floor to the second... Read more
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The Star
Unpolished gems in Ekovestis improving connectivity with existing expressways and public rail transportat
Unpolished gems in Ekovest
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
is improving connectivity with existing expressways and public rail transportation systems such as the KTM Komuter, LRT and MRT lines. This in turn has created “a holistic transport system”. And Ekovest has been accumulating land along Jalan Pahang... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
“Change is coming”S. Aquino III took steps to address these transportation woes, namely, buying o
“Change is coming”
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
S. Aquino III took steps to address these transportation woes, namely, buying out the assets of Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT3) from private sector owner MRT Holdings II, Incorporated; taking in delivery of new MRT3 coaches; inviting private... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mentally ill man who attacked madrasah students jailed 6 monthsAl Maarif Al Islamiah, had been on their separate ways to school on Apr 1 when
Mentally ill man who attacked madrasah students jailed 6 months
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
Al Maarif Al Islamiah, had been on their separate ways to school on Apr 1 when they were assaulted by Koh near Paya Lebar MRT station. Koh kicked the first victim on her thigh, leaving a boot print on her uniform. He then uttered a vulgarity at... Read more
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The Star
IJM and MRCB win major MRT jobswholly owned subsidiary IJM Construction Sdn Bhd has received a letter of accep
IJM and MRCB win major MRT jobs
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
wholly owned subsidiary IJM Construction Sdn Bhd has received a letter of acceptance from Mass Rapid Transit Corp Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp) for a construction project worth RM1.47bil. “The project is under package V203 of the Mass Rapid Transit Laluan 2:... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
U.S. REITs preparing for spotlight. Are investors ready?public offering in 1991, has set a goal to schedule half of its meetings at con
U.S. REITs preparing for spotlight. Are investors ready?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
public offering in 1991, has set a goal to schedule half of its meetings at conferences and on road trips with non-REIT fund managers, he said. “The idea for us is to get in front of these investors and start to get face time,” Mrt. Bujnicki... Read more
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The Scientist
Bill Banning Mitochondrial Replacement Therapy Consideredis today (May 19) taking a first look at a bill that would extend a federal ban
Bill Banning Mitochondrial Replacement Therapy Considered
The Scientist / Posted 5 days ago
is today (May 19) taking a first look at a bill that would extend a federal ban on mitochondrial replacement therapy (MRT), STAT News reported. The technique involves replacing a woman’s mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) with genetic material from a... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Taiwan’s Outgoing President May Face ChargesNew Taipei City’s Sindian District. The Taipei city government in 1991 expropri
Taiwan’s Outgoing President May Face Charges
Asia Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
New Taipei City’s Sindian District. The Taipei city government in 1991 expropriated 239 plots of land in Sindian to build a MRT depot, but the depot construction then left unused substantial areas of that land. In what seems straight from the... Read more
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Top Gear Philippines
10 things only UV Express commuters can relate toAh, the pains of commuting in Metro Manila. FX, UV Express, LRT, MRT, jeepney--
10 things only UV Express commuters can relate to
Top Gear Philippines / Posted 5 days ago
Ah, the pains of commuting in Metro Manila. FX, UV Express, LRT, MRT, jeepney--name it and I’ve commuted on it (except for the Pasig ferry and the Philippine National Railways, that is). The other day, I was struck with inspiration as I sat in the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Solar-powered Bishan Depot to be ready by October this yearSINGAPORE: SMRT's Bishan Depot will be able to run on solar power by the end of
Solar-powered Bishan Depot to be ready by October this year
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
SINGAPORE: SMRT's Bishan Depot will be able to run on solar power by the end of the year, after the transport operator signed a deal with Sunseap Leasing, a clean energy provider. According to a joint press release on Thursday (May 19), a pilot 1... Read more
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Inquirier.net
TRO on construction of LRT-MRT common station stays(DOTC) still cannot proceed with the transfer of the common station for Light R
TRO on construction of LRT-MRT common station stays
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
(DOTC) still cannot proceed with the transfer of the common station for Light Rail Transit (LRT) and Metro Rail Transit (MRT) from SM City North Edsa to the front of Trinoma Mall in North Avenue Quezon City. In a 22-page resolution in GR No.... Read more
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The Star
Implementation of public transport system will be on timethe projects to boost the public transport system were the Rapid KL’s LRT Exten
Implementation of public transport system will be on time
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
the projects to boost the public transport system were the Rapid KL’s LRT Extension Plan, the opening of Phase 1 of the MRT Line 1 from Sungai Buloh to Kajang in December as well as the Putrajaya Urban Railway project, which are currently in the... Read more
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The Manila Times
An efficient way to build infrastructureRodrigo Duterte’s take on infrastructure was: “There is no silver bullet to sol
An efficient way to build infrastructure
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
Rodrigo Duterte’s take on infrastructure was: “There is no silver bullet to solve the traffic problem now. I will improve MRT, LRT, and build another railway.” Specifically, he wants to enter into public-private partnership (PPP) program the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Real estate agency HSR fined S$74,000 over failed Thomson View en bloc dealthe deal stalled after some homeowners lodged objections, arguing that the sale
Real estate agency HSR fined S$74,000 over failed Thomson View en bloc deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
the deal stalled after some homeowners lodged objections, arguing that the sale price was too low given that a Thomson Line MRT station was to be built nearby. The case was subsequently brought to the High Court. It emerged that HSR had offered... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Celebs take public ridesfor the 2015 ABS-CBN Christmas special as seen on a video posted on Instagram b
Celebs take public rides
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
for the 2015 ABS-CBN Christmas special as seen on a video posted on Instagram by Viva Artist Agency. Vice Ganda took the MRT to make it to Korean boy band Big Bang’s “Made” concert held at the Mall of Asia Arena in July last year. In an Instagram... Read more
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The Star
Government to ensure transport projects rolled out on timethe projects that had been rolled out included the Rapid KL's LRT Line Extensio
Government to ensure transport projects rolled out on time
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
the projects that had been rolled out included the Rapid KL's LRT Line Extension Project, the opening of phase 1 of the MRT Line 1 from Sungai Buloh to Kajang involving 12 stations and an elevated track of 21km, expected to be open in December... Read more
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The Star
Good governance is still our priority, says PMof close to RM30bil on mega infrastructure projects over the next five to six y
Good governance is still our priority, says PM
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
of close to RM30bil on mega infrastructure projects over the next five to six years. These include the semi-underground MRT project, urban transportation in Klang Valley, Pengerang oil and gas development and high speed rail project between... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Only 16% of budget left for rest of 2016’Development Corporation totaling $8.701 billion; 10 transport and road projects
‘Only 16% of budget left for rest of 2016’
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 days ago
Development Corporation totaling $8.701 billion; 10 transport and road projects totaling $3.503 billion, including MRT Line 7 ($1.235 billion); Daang Hari-SLEX Link ($43.5 million), and the Tarlac-La Union Toll Expressway Project ($35... Read more
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Evening Standard
Sadiq accuses Boris of leaving cupboard bare on housingto show all public land, not just sites available for development. Explainer:
Sadiq accuses Boris of leaving cupboard bare on housing
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
to show all public land, not just sites available for development. Explainer: What are Sadiq Khan's plans for London? Mrt Khan appeared to row back from his campaign commitment to build at least 50,000 homes a year, telling re-porters it was... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Astronaut Mark Kelly headlines Astronomy Day at Museum of the Southwestto make it a truly special day." Kelly spoke briefly with the Reporter-Telegra
Astronaut Mark Kelly headlines Astronomy Day at Museum of the Southwest
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 days ago
to make it a truly special day." Kelly spoke briefly with the Reporter-Telegram before his appearance this afternoon. MRT: Your lecture is titled "Endeavour to Succeed." What do you want Midlanders to take away from it? Kelly: It's a play on... Read more
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The Star
'You would never guess I had a stroke'victim to ever climb one of the tallest buildings in the world." WHEN THE STOR
'You would never guess I had a stroke'
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
victim to ever climb one of the tallest buildings in the world." WHEN THE STORKE STRUCK Rano Izhar Rahmat was on the MRT in July 2014 when he felt numbness on the right side of his mouth. He knew immediately that something was amiss. Rano... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Should we pity these natural aristocrats for their heavy responsiblities? « Editorial « TR EMERITUSforeigner influx, while the managing of our public transport infrastructure has
Should we pity these natural aristocrats for their heavy responsiblities? « Editorial « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 9 days ago
foreigner influx, while the managing of our public transport infrastructure has clearly crumbled given the frequency of MRT breakdowns shortly after the 2011 General Elections. By the logic that sacrifice equals to something deserving of... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Let’s all be at Pink Dot for those who can’t or won’t « Opinion « TR EMERITUSto go down to Pink Dot, does it? You’ve marked the date on your calendar, and
Let’s all be at Pink Dot for those who can’t or won’t « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 9 days ago
to go down to Pink Dot, does it? You’ve marked the date on your calendar, and selected your pink outfit. Catching the MRT down to Clarke Quay, you’ve arranged to meet your friends and even curated a picnic. You know you’ll have a great time,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
2 additional coaches assembled for MRT-3 Two additional light rail vehicles (LRVs) that will serve the Metro Rail Tran
2 additional coaches assembled for MRT-3
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
Two additional light rail vehicles (LRVs) that will serve the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) were assembled Saturday night (May 14, 2016) in Taft Avenue, Pasay City. FILE — A light rail vehicle (LRVs) is... Read more
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The Borneo Post
KL flash floods blamed on inefficient street drainage systemnot rule out the possibility that the flash floods in Jalan Duta were caused by
KL flash floods blamed on inefficient street drainage system
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
not rule out the possibility that the flash floods in Jalan Duta were caused by the construction of the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) in the area. “I may speak to them,” he said when asked whether he would discuss the matter with the MRT... Read more
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The Star
Wan Junaidi: KL flash floods due to inefficient street drainage systemnot rule out the possibility that the flash floods in Jalan Duta were caused by
Wan Junaidi: KL flash floods due to inefficient street drainage system
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
not rule out the possibility that the flash floods in Jalan Duta were caused by the construction of the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) in the area. "I may speak to them," he said when asked whether he would discuss the matter with the MRT... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Would this happen in a one-party state? « Opinion « TR EMERITUSkilling. The critics of the PAP administration would point to the SGH tragedy,
Would this happen in a one-party state? « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 11 days ago
killing. The critics of the PAP administration would point to the SGH tragedy, the deaths during NS training, the frequent MRT breakdowns as examples of our Hillsboroughs that need exposing. Even without going so far, the official response to the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
McClay to progress NZ’s trade agenda at APECthis weekend to attend the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meet
McClay to progress NZ’s trade agenda at APEC
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
this weekend to attend the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meeting of Ministers Responsible for Trade (MRT) on 17-18 May in Peru and then to visit Bogota, Colombia, on 19 May.APEC Trade Ministers will be focusing on Peru’s... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Sukhumvit 26: Serenity amidst concrete forestmost comprehensive upscale lifestyle and entertainment destinations in Asia, as
Sukhumvit 26: Serenity amidst concrete forest
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
most comprehensive upscale lifestyle and entertainment destinations in Asia, as well as major mass transit systems – BTS, MRT and expressway – and with easy access to both Sukhumvit and Rama 4 Roads.Shopping and lifestyle The Em District – the... Read more
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The Star
JF Apex Research: IJM's order book at all time high of RM8bilCorp Bhd's orderbook is currently at an all-time high of RM8bil after securing
JF Apex Research: IJM's order book at all time high of RM8bil
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
Corp Bhd's orderbook is currently at an all-time high of RM8bil after securing its latest job under the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Line 2. Assuming a net profit margin of 6%, the contract is expected to generate net earnings of RM88.2mil to the... Read more
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The Star
AmInvestment retains Overweight on construction sectorits Overweight call on the construction sector following the award of four work
AmInvestment retains Overweight on construction sector
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
its Overweight call on the construction sector following the award of four work packages for the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Line 2 worth RM4.2bil by MRT Corp. The research house said on Friday that it was also maintaining its Buy call on... Read more
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Mong Palatino
Mong Palatino » Blog Archive » Transform Traffic Road Rage into Public Outrage against Imperialism, Feudalism, and Bureaucrat Capitalismaddress the issue of an inadequate and inefficient public transport system. Dis
Mong Palatino » Blog Archive » Transform Traffic Road Rage into Public Outrage against Imperialism, Feudalism, and Bureaucrat Capitalism
Mong Palatino / Posted 11 days ago
address the issue of an inadequate and inefficient public transport system. Discipline will not decongest the city. MRT passenger-warriors are known for being patient despite their miserable situation yet their valor cannot magically install... Read more
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The Star
Friday, May 13Chua Tee Yong. The funds were invested in a total of 220 companies. - StarBiz
Friday, May 13
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
Chua Tee Yong. The funds were invested in a total of 220 companies. - StarBiz MRCB, IJM and Apex among winners of RM4.2b MRT line 2 jobs: Malaysian Resources Corp Bhd (MRCB), IJM Corp Bhd and Apex Communications Sdn Bhd are among the local... Read more
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Pilipino Star
MPIC revives proposal to rehabilitate MRT-3Philippines - Metro Pacific Investments Corp. (MPIC) may revive a proposal to r
MPIC revives proposal to rehabilitate MRT-3
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
Philippines - Metro Pacific Investments Corp. (MPIC) may revive a proposal to rehabilitate the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) under the new administration. “I think a great deal of it will depend, on who the next president is going to be. We’d... Read more
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The Star
MRCB, IJM and Apex among winners of RM4.2b MRT line 2 jobsBhd and Apex Communications Sdn Bhd are among the local companies which have be
MRCB, IJM and Apex among winners of RM4.2b MRT line 2 jobs
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
Bhd and Apex Communications Sdn Bhd are among the local companies which have been awarded part of the mass rapid transit (MRT) line 2 contracts. Mass Rapid Transit Corp Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp) said in a statement yesterday that the contracts were for... Read more
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The China Post
Taipei Metro knife attacker sentenced to 12 years in prisonhe stole a 20-centimeter-long fruit knife from a convenience store and launched
Taipei Metro knife attacker sentenced to 12 years in prison
The China Post / Posted 12 days ago
he stole a 20-centimeter-long fruit knife from a convenience store and launched a random attack on passengers at Zhongshan MRT Station on July 20, 2015, injuring four people, All four victims — three women and one man — were hospitalized but their... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
SMC more than doubles earnings to P13.5B in Q1a significant portion by end-June this year; Skyway Stage 3, TPLEx phase 3, SLE
SMC more than doubles earnings to P13.5B in Q1
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
a significant portion by end-June this year; Skyway Stage 3, TPLEx phase 3, SLEX TR4, the Bulacan Bulk Water Project and MRT-7 which, following its groundbreaking held last April 20, will start construction soon. Meanwhile, its Boracay Airport... Read more
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Inquirier.net
San Miguel nets P13.5Ba significant portion by end-June this year; Skyway Stage 3, TPLEx phase 3, SLE
San Miguel nets P13.5B
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
a significant portion by end-June this year; Skyway Stage 3, TPLEx phase 3, SLEX TR4, the Bulacan Bulk Water Project and MRT-7 which, following its groundbreaking held last April 20, will start construction soon. Meanwhile, its Boracay Airport... Read more
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The Star
MRCB, IJM, Apex among winners of RM4.2b MRT Line 2 jobsCorporation Bhd and Apex Communications are among the local companies which wer
MRCB, IJM, Apex among winners of RM4.2b MRT Line 2 jobs
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
Corporation Bhd and Apex Communications are among the local companies which were awarded part of the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Line 2 contracts KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Resources Corporation Bhd (MRCB), IJM Corporation Bhd and Apex Communications... Read more
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The Star
Thursday, May 12a year ago due to a steep fall in manufacturing revenue. Its revenue fell by 71
Thursday, May 12
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
a year ago due to a steep fall in manufacturing revenue. Its revenue fell by 71% year-on-year to RM22.16mil. - StarBiz MRT Corp to give out four more line 2 contracts: Mass Rapid Transit Corp Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp) will announce four more contract... Read more
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