Press Release

12 March 2024

ECRL Project Achieves 30 Tunnel Breakthroughs

The East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) Project has reached another milestone with
three tunnel breakthroughs in a single day within the Bentong district, bringing the total number of tunnels that successfully completed excavation works to 30 tunnels along its rail alignment to date. More…

11 March 2024

MRL’s SDG Sukuk Framework Achieves “Gold” Impact Assessment By Marc Ratings Berhad

Malaysia Rail Link Sdn Bhd (MRL) successfully establishes Islamic Commercial Papers and Islamic Medium Term Notes Programme of up to RM10.21 billion in nominal value (with an option to issue Sustainable and Development Goals (SDG) Sukuk) (“Sukuk Murabahah Programme”), marking the first for a Government Guaranteed Sukuk and another first for the transport industry. More…

8 March 2024

The First-Of -Its- Kind Seminar On East Coast Rail Link – Economic Accelerator Project (ECRL-EAP) Business and Investment Opportunities
The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) has organised the first-of-its-kind Seminar on the East Coast Rail Link – Economic Accelerator Project (ECRL-EAP) Business and Investment Opportunities together with our strategic partners, the Malaysia Rail Link Sdn. Bhd. (MRL) and PLANMalaysia.  More …

25 August 2023

ECRL Project Register 24th Tunnel Breakthrough At Kampung Gedung Siam 3 Tunnel.
The East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) Project’s 1.32-km ‘Kampung Gedung Siam 3 Tunnel’ has achieved a tunnelling breakthrough as per schedule, becoming the 24th to ECRL tunnel to successfully complete the tunnel excavation process to date. More…

12 May 2023

PM Launches Construction of ECRL’s First Station.
Prime Minister Dato’ Seri Anwar Ibrahim launched the construction of the first East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) station – ECRL Kota Bharu Station, in line with the peak construction period for this national infrastructure scheduled for 2023. More…..

18 March 2023

ECRL Project Completes 10 Million Man-hours LTI Free.
The East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) Project has achieved the industry milestone of 10 million safe man-hours without any lost-time injury (LTI), in line with continuous efforts to prioritise the safety and health of its workforce during the construction phase of the 665 km rail alignment. More…..

06 February 2023

Statement by MRL on the Land Clearing at the State Forestry Land. 
Malaysia Rail Link Sdn Bhd (MRL) takes note of the concerns raised by a non-governmental organisation (NGO) on the land clearing for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) Project in Selangor. More……

31 January 2023

MRL Spreads CNY Joy at Nursing Homes in Selangor.
Malaysia Rail Link Sdn Bhd (MRL) continues to give back to society by sharing the joy of the Chinese New Year (CNY) celebration with several nursing homes in Selangor, bringing festive cheers and goodies to more than 100 senior citizens and the less fortunate recently. More…..