Authorities will begin to penalise traffic offenders using demerit points under the Automated Awareness Safety System (AWAS) from April 15, said Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai. Road users are given a two-week grace period from the implementation of the system on April 1 before being penalised with demerit points, reported Bernama. “During the grace period,… Read More


The Awareness Automated Safety System (Awas) and Kejara demerit system developed by the Road Transport Department (JPJ) which is expected to help reduce cases of traffic accidents will be implemented this April, reports Bernama. Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said the system is now in the final stage which includes linking to JPJ’s website… Read More


In view of the increased travel expected during the coming Chinese New Year, the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) has intensified its enforcement at bus terminals, airports, city centres and highways. According to Bernama, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri said SPAD’s enforcement team has begun conducting checks on counters, monitoring… Read More


The Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) collected more than RM200,000 in fines from individuals providing illegal taxi services at KL International Airport (KLIA) and (KLIA2), reported Bernama. SPAD Enforcement Division senior general manager Datuk Che Hasni Che Ahmad said enforcement operations in 2016 yielded 58 arrest cases involving taxi drivers, Uber and Grabcar drivers and… Read More