Malaysia

Penang Hill cable car project: RFP out next month

File pic. For illustration purposes only. GEORGE TOWN: The Penang government, through Penang Hill Corporation (PHC), is expected to call for a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Penang Hill cable car project next month. Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow (DAP-Padang Kota) said the project will proceed with cooperation from the private sector after the federal government announced in April ...

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AFC issues RFP for Security Services at the AFC House | Football News |

Kuala Lumpur: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) to Security Services Companies to receive a formal proposal and quotation on security services at the AFC House for two years. All interested parties are required to confirm their participation in this exercise by sending an email to procurement@the-afc.com by 19th October, 2020. Full details related to this ...

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Govt to revive Putrajaya monorail project

The FT Ministry will issue the RFP before the end of this year, which will allow private parties to submit their proposal for evaluation THE government has agreed to open a “request for proposal” (RFP) to revive the abandoned monorail project in Putrajaya, which has been an eyesore for the community for 16 years. Federal Territories (FT) Minister Tan Sri ...

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Ministry to issue request for proposals for Putrajaya Monorail in three months

PUTRAJAYA (Oct 1): The Federal Territories Ministry (KWP) will be issuing a Request For Proposals (RFP) for the Putrajaya Monorail project in three more months at the latest to enable the project to be continued with the co-operation of the private sector. Its Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa (pictured) said several companies had expressed their desire to develop the project ...

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RFP for Putrajaya Monorel to be opened in 3 months

Putrajaya Corporation (PPj) confirmed that the government would continue with the monorail project, which was previously delayed in mid-2004. PUTRAJAYA: The request for proposal (RFP) for Putrajaya’s Monorel project will take a maximum of three months to be opened. Federal Territories Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa said this was to enable the project to continue with the help of private ...

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Of direct negotiations and open tenders

THE heated exchange over direct-negotiated projects in the recent parliamentary sitting has once again raised question over the status of “request for proposal” (RFP) as an open tender method.  The criticism over the nature of RFP as open tender stemmed from the ignorance of classification of procurement approaches. Any procurement method subjected to competitive submission of tender is “open”. This ...

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Penang govt to redevelop Bayan Lepas shoreline, says CM

THE Penang government is planning to transform the Bayan Lepas area from the shoreline of the Queensbay Mall shopping complex to the Sultan Abdul Halim Muadzam Shah Bridge with the theme “Linear Waterfront”. Chief Minister (CM) Chow Kon Yeow (picture) said the Penang Development Corp (PDC) as the state government development agency, plans to transform the area from Queensbay Mall along the ...

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AFC opens up bid process for Middle Eastern TV rights by territory

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has issued an RFP (request for proposals) covering broadcast rights for 10 Middle Eastern territories. The four-season rights cycle will cover 2021 to 2024 and includes the AFC Asian Cup China 2023 and FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Qualifying Final Round, as well as the flagship club competitions – the AFC Champions League and AFC ...

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Malaysia Announces Tender for 1 GW of Solar Projects

The tender includes two packages The Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources (KeTSA) of Malaysia has announced the launch of 1 GW solar tender. The tender has been floated under the fourth round of the nation’s Large- Scale Solar (LSS) program initiated by the Malaysian government to attract investments in the renewable sector. This is the largest capacity ever tendered ...

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Malaysia opens 1-GW solar tender under COVID-19 recovery plan

The Gebeng solar park in Malaysia. The Malaysian government has opened a 1-GW tender for solar projects under the fourth round of its Large Scale Solar (LSS) procurement programme. The competitive bidding process was launched on May 31, the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources (KeTSA) announced. It explained that the competition was offering the largest volume in a single ...

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Bids to change govt confirmed

Edward Linggu KOTA KINABALU: Parti Solidariti Tanah Airku (STAR) Sabah has confirmed rumours of attempts to change the Sabah state government after the denial by Parti Warisan Sabah permanent chairman Datuk VK Liew. STAR Sabah strategic director Edward Linggu yesterday said that the party would work with other leaders in the state to topple the state government led by Datuk ...

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Malaysia eyes pandemic recovery with 1GW new solar tender

Malaysia has been singled out as a ‘promising’ Asia-Pacific solar market despite high solar LCOEs, which some have linked to strict grid rules. Malaysia has turned to large-scale solar as an engine of the post-COVID comeback, targeting smaller and local ventures with its largest tender to date. In recent days, the country’s Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources announced the ...

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Energy Commission to hold competitive bidding process for LSS photovoltaic plant development

Floating solar photovoltaic panels in the Balbina Lake reservoir in Presidente Figueiredo, Amazonas State, Brazil, March 4, 2016. The EC will hold a competitive bidding process to select a company or a consortium for the development of a large-scale solar (LSS) photovoltaic (PV) power plant costing RM4 billion in Peninsular Malaysia with a target capacity of 1,000MWac. — AFP pic ...

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Covid-19 closures push Genting into the red with RM133m quarterly loss

KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): Following the temporary closure of the group’s resorts and casinos worldwide due to the Covid-19 outbreak, Genting Bhd sank into the red with a net loss of RM133.32 million for the first quarter ended March 31, 2020 (1QFY20), from a net profit of RM561.64 million last year. Revenue came in 26.26% lower at RM4.11 billion versus ...

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