SINGAPORE (Aug 27): “If I ever got impeached, I think the market would crash. I think everybody would be very poor.” — US President Donald Trump.

Here are five things you need to know this week:


1 Malaysia has cancelled two China-linked mega infrastructure projects: the RM81 billion ($27 billion) East Coast Rail Line (ECRL) and two gas pipelines worth RM9.4 billion — the Trans-Sabah Gas Pipeline (TSGP) and the Multi-Product Pipeline (MPP). The Malaysian Finance Ministry had suspended the projects last month amid concerns about cost.

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