Pahang regent lets go of shares in company building Lynas waste disposal site

Pahang Regent Tengku Hassanal Ibrahim Alam Shah has divested his 50 percent stake in the company hired to build Lynas Malaysia's permanent disposal facility (PDF) in Bukit Ketam near Kuantan.


Lynas Waste Management Facility
Multi-Category Industrial Scheduled Waste Disposal Site (MCISWDS) built on 202.35 hectares of Bukit Kuantan permanent forest reserve

Directly implicated parties

Tengku Hassanal Ibrahim Alam Shah
Tengku Hassanal Ibrahim Alam Shah ibni Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah is a member of Pahang Royal Family and currently reigning as Regent and 4th Crown Prince of Pahang
Johari Harun
Johari Harun is a politician who is currently the Bentong UMNO vice-chief, and is also the Group CEO of Gading Group. Following results of GE15, he was elected as Member of Pahang State Legislative Assembly for N36 Pelangai. He then became a member of the Pahang State Executive Council. He passed away in a plane crash in Elmina, Shah Alam on 17 August 2023.
Ahmad Radzi Zaini
Ahmad Radzi Zaini is the current majority shareholder of Gading Senggara Sdn Bhd and the company director after Tengku Hassanal and Johari relinquish their stakes and position.

Indirectly implicated parties

Implicated parties through circumstantance

Gading Senggara Sdn Bhd
Gading Senggara Sdn Bhd (GSSB) formerly known as Puncak Trillium Sdn Bhd is a private Malaysian company building permanent disposal facility in Kuantan

Disclosing Parties



Malaysiakini,  (20 Feb, 2021).  Pahang regent lets go of shares in company building Lynas waste disposal site.  Retrieved 08 Mar, 2021,  from