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Targeted RM215 billion private investment remains

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PUTRAJAYA, 28 Jan 2016 : The government remains committed to achieving the targeted private investment of RM215 billion this year, says Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

He said the implementation of major projects such as the Mass Rapid Transit and Light Railway Transit, Pan-Borneo Highway, Malaysian Vision Valley, Cyber City Centre, RAPID Pengerang and High-Speed Rail would continue.

To enhance strategic linkages between urban and rural areas, the government would also build another ten urban transformation centres in Labuan, Sungai Petani, Miri, Sibu, Kota Bharu, Kuala Terengganu, Tawau, Keningau, Seremban and Kangar, Najib said when delivering the recalibrated 2016 Budget here Thursday.

In addition, four new rural transformation centres are expected to be completed this year in Jawi, Pulau Pinang; Rembau, Negeri Sembilan; Sungai Rambai, Melaka; and Betong, Sarawak. – Bernama

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