In an interview with the Post, Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad said he would give the go-ahead to an east-west rail project he had previously scrapped if the Chinese contractor agreed to a significant price reduction.
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Mahathir points way forward for Beijing on belt and road projects

  • The frank views of Malaysia’s prime minister on a controversial rail link judged too costly under the infrastructure scheme should help fine-tune China’s investment approach

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In an interview with the Post, Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad said he would give the go-ahead to an east-west rail project he had previously scrapped if the Chinese contractor agreed to a significant price reduction.
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