Ministry of Transport, Malaysia
Also known as the Kementerian Pengangkutan, Malaysia in Malay. Established in 1956. Ministry of Transport was renamed the Ministry of Communications in 1972. In 1974, it was again renamed Ministry of Transport and Works. In 1976, the Ministry's name was reverted to the Ministry of Communications. In 1978, it was renamed the Ministry of Transport, which remains till today. Departments under the Ministry include Road Transport Department (RTD), Civil Aviation Department, Railways Department, Marine Department, Road Safety Department. Statutory bodies under the Ministry include Railway Assets Corporation, Port Klang Authority, Bintulu Port Authority, Johor Port Authority, Kemaman Port Authority, Kuantan Port Authority and Penang Port Commission, MIMA & MIROS.
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|Guide ID: 2145 - Last Updated: August 16, 2013