NO TOLL HIKE UN­TIL END 2017

The Sun (Malaysia) - - NEWS WITHOUT BORDERS -

KUALA LUMPUR: Works Min­is­ter Datuk Seri Fadil­lah Yu­sof said yes­ter­day the gov­ern­ment has blocked toll hikes for eight con­ces­sion­aires this year and four next year. “The Cab­i­net de­cided on Oct 12 to re­ject the pro­posal to ad­just toll rates for 2016 and 2017. There will be no toll hikes for 2016 and 2017.” He said it cost the gov­ern­ment RM59.77 mil­lion to com­pen­sate the four toll con­ces­sion­aires – East­ern Dis­per­sal Link (EDL), Ka­jangSerem­ban High­way, Se­nai-De­saru Ex­press­way and the Guthrie Corridor Ex­press­way. How­ever, he did not pro­vide the costs for the eight con­ces­sion­aires.

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