Government & Legislation News

In the Government & Legislation News section of the Truck & Bus News website, you will be kept up to date with the latest political and legislative matters that are due to impact the commercial vehicle and bus operator sector in Malaysia.

PLUS Malaysia Berhad (PLUS) has doubled its teams available to help customers at the toll plazas to ensure a smoother travel experience. 

The bus service for the Sungai Siput district would benefit more than 20, 000 residents.

The joint decision by the Malaysian and Singaporean governments to suspend bus and flight tickets under the Vaccinated Travel Line (VTL) has been made to help curb the Omicron spread, in news reported by Bernama.

The new operating hours for the Johor-Singapore Causeway will be extended from 12 hours to 18 hours daily effective 29th November. 

The Transport Ministry has launched MyLogistik, an app aims at helping logistics players plan their movement of goods in the most efficient way. 

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has confirmed a second extension for freight forwarders to meet the requirement of 51 per cent Bumiputera equity participation, which will be set for December 2022. 

To share the equipment, the parent company's equity holding in a subsidiary must be at least 51 per cent, subject to other related conditions.

The loading and unloading activities are allowed from 15th to 17th July, on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. 

A discussion and dialogue session has organised by the Traffic Enforcement Department to address the current issue faced by trucking industry.

The Iskandar Malaysia Bus Rapid Transit (IMBRT) project is now moving forward into the next phase, which involves a three-month pilot testing programme.

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