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Kuala Lumpur Bicycle Lanes: What’s Next?

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The new Kuala Lumpur bicycle lanes has been in the spotlight for the wrong reasons over the past month. Amid the furore, it’s easy to miss the larger picture: Kuala Lumpur is simply keeping up with a global trend. The bicycle lanes was a step in the right direction. Cities around the world, including those closer to home like Chiang Mai, Kota Kinabalu and Penang, have been building

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Malaysia’s Public Transportation Push: What’s Next?

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At the 5th International Railway Summit in Kuala Lumpur last month, Malaysia’s rapid development of land public transportation (LPT) was in the spotlight as Prasarana Malaysia and the Land Public Transportation Commission (SPAD) shared the latest developments. What catches the eye during the two-day conference, organised in association with Huawei Technologies and the International Union of Railways, are the government’s efforts via Prasarana, the

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Is Malaysia’s Public Transport System Really Among World’s Worst?

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Last month, Kuala Lumpur came in at 95th from 100 cities globally in the Arcadis Sustainable Cities Mobility Index with an overall score of 31%. But is Kualà Lumpur’s public transport really that bad? The short answer is no. In a nutshell, the evaluation did not capture the full picture of the city’s fast-developing public transportation network. The Assessment Arcadis said Kuala Lumpur scored

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Bombardier Completes Delivery of 14 New Driverless Metro Trains for Kuala Lumpur

Bombardier Completes Delivery of 14 New Driverless Metro Trains for Kuala Lumpur urban mobility

– Fleet of 14 four-car INNOVIA Metro 300 trains ordered in 2012 are already increasing urban transport and capacity ridership in the Malaysian capital – The final train, for one of the world’s largest INNOVIA Metro fleets, was handed over on October 11 BERLIN, GERMANY–(Marketwired – Oct. 15, 2017) – Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation and Malaysian partner HARTASUMA SDN

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oBike is the Official Sustainable Urban Mobility Partner for KL SEA Games 2017

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OBIKE, THE OFFICIAL GREEN INITIATIVE PARTNER OF THE 29th SEA GAMES AND 9th PARA GAMES 2017 TO PROVIDE FREE BICYCLE RIDES FOR THE NATION THROUGH BIKE SHARING SERVICE. After a long-waited 16 years, Malaysia is once again become host to the well renowned SEA Games event in Kuala Lumpur. This time around, the KL2017 are making a sustainable impact going

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Kuala Lumpur’s MRT Underground Train Test Run

Kuala Lumpur MRT Underground Train Test Run SBK line phase 2 by Prasarana

MRT Malaysia facebook posted a video taken during a test run from Muzium Negara Station to Cochrane Station.  The 9.5 km long underground line is part of SBK Line Phase 2 is scheduled to complete by July 2017. Mass transit urban public transport services operator Prasarana launched the phase 1 of the much anticipated brand new Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Sungai Buloh-Kajang also known

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Malaysia Mass Transit Card Offers Unlimited Rides and Privilege Programs

With the tagline “One is all you need”, the MyRapid cashless card was introduced in 2011 to provide convenient travel and hassle-free mass transit and bus rides in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. MyRapid Card can be used for RapidKL LRT, Monorail, BRT and Bus services as well as Park & Ride Facilities at the Gombak and Ampang Park stations. MyRapid Card features 6 products and sub-categories that

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