KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 1 (Bernama) -- Melaka will reclaim its title of the world's goods and strategic location with the building of the deepsea port and cruise terminal.
Transport Minister, Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai, said the country has been trading with China since the Melaka Sultanate period and Melaka then was an important port for South-East Asia.
"Now, with the revival of the Melaka port we are coming back again.
"This will see Melaka securing more projects and enjoy further economic growth," he told reporters after witnessing a signing ceremony between KAJ Development Sdn Bhd and Powerchina International Group Ltd here today.
KAJ Development, the master developer of the "Melaka Gateway", signed an agreement with Powerchina International Group for the construction of three islands which have been earmarked for tourism, commercial, property and maritime development.....