The National Transport Policy 2019-2030 and MAVCOM’s Initiatives
In a growing and developing economy, transport will continue to play a major role in improving economic opportunities, provide greater accessibility and bring about greater social development. The National Transport Policy (NTP) 2019-2030 is one of the main pillars to strengthen national transport infrastructure and provide a sustainable transport system as the Government of Malaysia strives to drive Malaysia’s economic growth.
Prime Minister Yang Amat Berhormat Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad’s aspiration for the NTP 2019-2030 is to make Malaysia’s public transport the Rakyat’s choice for mobility. The NTP 2019-2030 will set the strategic direction for the future growth of a sustainable transport sector in Malaysia, providing the Rakyat a more connected public transport system.
In line with the NTP 2019-2030, many of the initiatives which the Malaysian Aviation Commission (MAVCOM) has undertaken since its inception are consistent with the policy thrusts of the NTP 2019-2030.
MAVCOM’s initiatives in line with the NTP thrusts: