New highway planned for Malaysia
First publishedon www.WorldHighways.com
A new highway is planned in Malaysia that will run through Terengganu State and link Hulu Besut and Hulu Terengganu. The local authorities are setting funds aside worth nearly US$160 million for the highway project. The work will be carried out in stages and will take 36-48 months to complete. The first phase will be for a 40km stretch of the highway and is expected to cost some $35 million. The highway will run through Gunung Bongsu and will also link Gua Musang in Kelantan.