Attendants pose for a photo beside the models of a high-speed train during the China High Speed Railway on Fast Track exhibition in Jakarta, Indonesia. China is competing for a contract to build a high-speed railway connecting Singapore and Malaysia. Photo: Reuters

Does China have the inside track in race with Japan for Singapore-Malaysia high-speed rail contract?

Authorities say a final decision will be based solely on the merits and what’s in the best economic interests of both nations, but that has not stopped high-level lobbying for the lucrative gravy train

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Attendants pose for a photo beside the models of a high-speed train during the China High Speed Railway on Fast Track exhibition in Jakarta, Indonesia. China is competing for a contract to build a high-speed railway connecting Singapore and Malaysia. Photo: Reuters
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