Hornbill Unleashed

June 29, 2017

Limbang-Lawas stretch of Pan Borneo Highway to begin by year end

Filed under: Politics — Hornbill Unleashed @ 8:01 AM

Phase Two of the Pan Borneo Highway involving the Limbang-Lawas stretch is expected to begin at the end of this year.

Works Minister Fadillah Yusof said the paper on the proposal had been handed over to the government’s highest-level technical committee.

He said the proposal also gave a choice whether to do the alignment through Brunei or an alternative route.

“The paper also provided a number of choices; we hope to get the decision in October and finally we will hand it to our Project Delivery Partner to appoint a contractor for the construction of the second alignment from Limbang to Lawas,” he told reporters at his Aidilfitri open house in Kuching today.

On Phase One of the Pan Borneo Highway, he said the project was going on smoothly except for some delays at certain locations.

“So far Alhamdulillah, all the projects in phase one can be said to be ahead of time, according to schedule and one or two behind schedule due to problems related to land that need to be resolved.

“But overall, the project is being implemented satisfactorily,” he said.

Meanwhile, Fadillah said the sincere and warm interaction among the guests at his open house symbolised the harmony that prevailed in Sarawak.

“It is Sarawak’s uniqueness and strength which we must maintain to spur development and bring about well-being and prosperity for the state and country,” he said.


Source : Malaysiakini by Bernama


 

Advertisements

Leave a Comment »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: