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A poser to LGE, RFP is open tender?

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I do not understand request for proposal is equal to open tender. But I do understand PR is equal to BN when it comes to corruption and cronyism.

In a nutshell, asking a few parties for request for quotation is still a cronysim. Bus stands to feature modern and eco-friendly facilities


Looks inviting: The new bus shelter at Jalan Sungai Dua in Penang.

IMAGINE bus shelters with closed-circuit televisions (CCTVs), solar-powered lights, recycle bins and even blind guides and wheel-chair accessible spaces?

Such user-friendly and safety components will eventually feature in a total of 150 upgraded bus stands on Penang island for public transport users.

So far, three of the innovative bus shelters are completed on Jalan Sungai Dua, Jalan Mayang Pasir and Jalan Tengah in Bayan Baru.

Penang Municipal Council (MPPP) Infrastructure and Transport Committee alternate chairman Ramlah Bee Asiahoo said the new bus stands would incorporate sheltered seating area, solar-powered lighting system at night to conserve energy, notice board with bus schedules and route map, recycle bins and location signage boards.

“The others will include blind guide, wheel-chair accessible route for the disabled and parking spaces for […]