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.

Transport Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong said, the government will try its best to address the concerns of the PMBOA’s members. 

According to a report in The Star, The Road Transport Department (JPJ) is making 13 more services available related to commercial vehicles as of May 11 as MCO measures begin to be lifted. The move doesn't spell good news for private vehicles though with their services being resumed at a later date.


JLOA has urged the government to subsidise the maintenance costs that are incurred due to the enforcement of B20.

PMLOA propose the implementation of non-monetary penalties and extending the responsibility to include drivers and consigners on overloading.

Bus operators could soon be subjected to the Safety Star Grading (SSG) programme as a step to help the improvement of their services. Click here to read.

The Primary Industries Ministry are due to reveal the implementation of a B10 Biodiesel Programme by the end of 2018. Come to our website to find out more.

The Selangor State were recently presented with 11 units of the Isuzu Forward FVR34AUTO (Garbage Compactor Truck) to KDEB Waste Management Sdn Bhd (KDEBWM).
A partnership between Social Community Technology (Socoe) and Sarawak Lorries Transport Association will help transport provides to have an active online presence.
The Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) will be abolished, with its responsibilities due to be taken over by the Transport Ministry.
In a report in The Sun Daily, a total of 52 buses are set to be purchased, costing around RM15 million in one of the state's transport initiatives.

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