China-Malaysia railway still not on track

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Thursday that he could give the green light to the China-backed 688-kilometer East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) – a mega-project designed to link Port Klang on the Straits of Malacca to Pengkalan Kubor in northeast Peninsular Malaysia – which he had earlier halted because of its hefty price. His […]