Indonesia Aims for Over 5,000 km of Toll Roads by 2024

Indonesia Aims for Over 5,000 km of Toll Roads by 2024

Indonesia’s Ministry of Public Works and Public Housing (PUPR) has set a target of extending the length of Indonesia’s toll roads to 5,103 kilometers from 2,386 km by 2024, more than double the length of the network now. According to PUPR Minister Basuki...
Record Number of Bids Received for PNR Calamba Railway Project

Record Number of Bids Received for PNR Calamba Railway Project

The Philippine National Railways (PNR) Calamba project has received a “record number” of 34 bids from six local and 17 international companies to participate in the construction of the 40.5-kilometer rail project. PNR Calamba is projected to generate 10,000 jobs and...
Review of Singapore’s Long-Term Land Use Needs

Review of Singapore’s Long-Term Land Use Needs

Singapore’s Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) has launched a year-long public engagement exercise for the Long-Term Plan Review (LTPR), as part of efforts to involve Singaporeans in the review of its long-term land use needs and strategies. The LTPR is the...
Construction of Long Thanh Airport to Be Completed by March 2025

Construction of Long Thanh Airport to Be Completed by March 2025

The Minister of Transport of Vietnam has set March 2025 as the deadline for the first phase of the Long Thanh International Airport project. As a result, the pilot operation is expected to begin in the second quarter of 2025, followed by commercial operations in the...
Ericsson Malaysia Appointed to Build 5G Infrastructure

Ericsson Malaysia Appointed to Build 5G Infrastructure

Digital Nasional Bhd (DNB), the government-owned special purpose vehicle (SPV) that is undertaking the deployment of the 5G infrastructure and network nationwide, announced that it has appointed Ericsson (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd to design and build the National 5G Network...
Industry Partners to Develop Liquefied Hydrogen Supply Infrastructure

Industry Partners to Develop Liquefied Hydrogen Supply Infrastructure

Five industry players have tied up to explore the development of a supply infrastructure to bring liquefied hydrogen (LH2) into Singapore to power Keppel’s data centers. They are Keppel Data Centres Holding (a 70-30 joint venture between Keppel Corp subsidiaries...
Thailand to Construct New Deep Seaport in Rayong

Thailand to Construct New Deep Seaport in Rayong

In June 2021, the Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand (IEAT) announced its intention to commence the construction of the third phase of Map Ta Phut deep seaport in Rayong. The current facilities in the port have reached their full potential. Therefore, IEAT has...
TNB Plans to Invest USD 2.16 Billion to Improve Grid Features

TNB Plans to Invest USD 2.16 Billion to Improve Grid Features

Malaysia’s leading electricity provider TNB is aiming to invest MYR 9 billion (USD 2.16 billion) annually between 2021 and 2024 to modernize and transform the national grid into a grid of the future, namely, a smart grid that is dependable, resilient to disruption,...