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Go-ahead for Johor projects could open way for petro-hub

Meanwhile, Chinese developers are still racing to put up marina-lifestyle townships in the area
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 05:50
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The Department of Environment last week gave the approval to Chinese developer Country Garden to build Forest City, a luxury housing project.

Kuala Lumpur

THE approval given by Malaysia for some 4,090 acres (1,655 ha) of reclamation works for two mega developments in the Johor Straits could set the scene for another project - a 3,485-acre integrated petroleum and petrochemical hub at the tip of Tanjung Piai - getting the green