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LRT3 firms want govt's help as Tajuddin-led Prasarana withholds RM700m payments

Alyaa Alhadjri

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Modified 4 Jan 2021, 1:57 pm

The top executives of 17 contractors and consulting firms involved in the LRT3 project have turned to the government for help as they are owed more than RM700 million for work done since July and this amount is expected to break RM1 billion this month.

According to a joint-letter which the companies sent to Finance Minister Tengku Zafrul Abdul Aziz and Transport Minister Wee Ka Siong today, they said Prasarana has not paid them for the work done on the LRT3 project since July and that they are now facing difficulty to continue with the rail construction...

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