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Axed railway raises Malaysia-Singapore trust deficit

SINGAPORE – Not long after ringing in the new year, disappointment set in for those on both sides of the Causeway separating Singapore and Malaysia. On January 1, the two countries announced the termination of a multi-billion-dollar high-speed rail (HSR) that would have directly linked the city-state to Malaysia’s capital Kuala Lumpur. News of the much-anticipated project’s cancellation came as a blow to […]