Company did not get forest plantation project via open tender – MB

IPOH, The company awarded the 400-hectare forest plantation development project at two different locations in Perak did not get the job through open tender, said Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu.

Instead, he said, the company was chosen by the Forestry Committee taskforce, which he chairs.

He said the committee’s members were the director and deputy director of the state Forestry Department as well as the state Islamic Religion and Education, Rural and Entrepreneur Development Committee chairman Asmuni Awi and state Housing, Local Government, Public Transport, Non-Muslim Affairs and New Villages Committee chairman Paul Yong Choo Kiong.

Source: BERNAMA (News Agency)