Railway Union against the takeover of KTMB by MMC

Over 500 railway workers picketed at the Keretapi Tanah Melayu Bhd (KTMB) headquarters in Kuala Lumpur today to protest MMC Corp Bhd’s bid to take over the company.

MMC Corp is controlled by business tycoon Syed Mokhtar al-Bukhary, who also owns Seaport Terminal (Johor) Sdn Bhd, which took over Penang Port.

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Present to show their support are the President, Secretary General and Exco Members of the Malaysian Trade Union Congress,  Senator Syed Shahir and Member of Parliament YB Adullah Sani.


Halim Mansor, Secretary General of MTUC
Senator Syed Shahir addressing the picketers

The facade of the main administrative centre of KTMB