Media Releases

16 Apr 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, Wednesday, 16 April 2014 – A section of the Kuala Lumpur-bound lane towards the Bukit Jalil Highway at the Puchong Jaya interchange will be temporarily closed starting from 17 April until 13 November 2014. This is to accommodate the construction of LRT Line Extension Project (LEP). (Please refer to the attached map).

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14 Apr 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, 14 April 2014-- After two days of service suspension, RapidKL Monorail Line resumed normal service today, taking a huge step closer to the introduction of its new four-car trains after a very successful trial operation on its new signalling system over the weekend.
 
Boosted by a smooth-running, well-planned and an...

13 Apr 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, 13 April – Entering its second and final day today, RapidKL Monorail Line new signalling system trial operations has recorded massive success with the early phases of its tests completed ahead of schedule.
 
As at 3pm today, with just another 13 more hours to go, the RapidKL Monorail Fleet Expansion Project (...

12 Apr 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, 12 April 2014 – At the stroke of midnight, RapidKL Monorail Line kicked off its 52-hour non-stop trial operation to put on test Thales new signalling system, which would be driving its new four-car trains around the city of Kuala Lumpur in less than five months’ time.
 
Beginning with a continuous 14-hour...

11 Apr 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, 11 April -- RapidKL Contact Centre, which manages concerns and views from customers, will be operating for 12 hours this weekend in view of the monorail services two-day suspension beginning tomorrow.  
 
In a statement issued today, Syarikat Prasarana Negara Berhad (Prasarana) said that the centre, which is based...

11 Apr 2014

In another initiative to promote environmental awareness and the usage of public transport, Rapid Bus Sdn Bhd, the operator of Rapid Penang bus services in Pulau Pinang, is organizing a first ever Green to Heritage Hunt 2014.
 
To be held tomorrow (12 April 2014) at Penang Municipal (Youth Park), the event will also involve staff of Rapid Penang in...

9 Apr 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, 9 April 2014 - The new four-car monorail trains will be introduced into service in stages with the first two sets scheduled to be put into service simultaneously in the third quarter this year.
 
Announcing this today, Rapid Rail Sdn Bhd Chief Executive Officer, Haji Khairani Mohamed said the first three sets of four-...

8 Apr 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, 8 April 2014 – More buses will be injected for services during the RapidKL Monorail Line temporary service suspension and station closure this weekend to ensure smoother and better travel for the commuters.  
 
Announcing this today, Rapid Bus Sdn Bhd Chief Executive Officer Dato’ Ir. Zohari Sulaiman,...

7 Apr 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, Monday, 7 April 2014 – One section of Persiaran Putra Perdana opposite Kingsley Development will be temporarily closed from 10 – 30 April 2014 to accommodate the construction of LRT Line Extension Project.

To ensure minimal disruption to the movement of the traffic bound towards...

4 Apr 2014

In line with the transformation plan for Syarikat Prasarana Negara Berhad’s in the transformation of public transport services for Klang Valley, RapidKL Monorail Line will be conducting a 52-hour non-stop trial operation as part of upgrading works of its signaling system.

The operations will commence from 1201am, 12 April...