PM: Best for Khazanah to manage PLUS, settle debt

Published on 5 Nov 2019 12:11:01 AM

Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the government is finding the best solution to resolve the financial problems plaguing PLUS Malaysia Bhd (PLUS).

Dr Mahathir told reporters that in a press conference with the Malaysian media in conjunction with the 35th Asean Summit in Bangkok, Thailand on Monday, adding that the best choice currently is for the country’s sovereign wealth fund, Khazanah Nasional Bhd, which is the major shareholder in PLUS, to manage the toll concession company to settle its debt.