KL-SG High Speed Rail (KL-SG HSR)

Singapore-Malaysia ties

KL-Singapore high speed rail project receives seven concept proposals

The seven local and international consortia comprise 31 firms that represent the full spectrum of the KL-SG HSR project.

Singapore-Malaysia ties

Malaysia attempts revival of KL-Singapore high speed rail project with request for proposals

Malaysia’s MyHSR Corp is requesting for the private sector to submit proposals to develop and operate the HSR in an RFI exercise.
Malaysia to go it alone with HSR project, pay RM300m compensation to Singapore — source - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Singapore-Malaysia spats

Malaysia to go it alone with HSR project, pay RM300m compensation to Singapore — source

This is in line with previous media reports that the railway project will proceed without Singapore.

Global Economy


Quoteworthy: In today’s world of social media, fear, uncertainty and panic spread a lot faster on social media than the truth, which is boring and nobody wants to share. — Minister Lawrence Wong, co-chair of the Multi-Ministry Taskforce on Covid-19,

Singapore-Malaysia ties

Malaysia, Singapore vow to reach friendly end to water spat

(Apr 9): The leaders of neighbouring Singapore and Malaysia agreed Tuesday to amicably resolve a long-running dispute over water that has stoked tensions for decades.


Malaysia to lead delegation to Singapore to discuss fate of HSR project

SINGAPORE (July 18): Malaysia will soon have a discussion with Singapore regarding the high-speed rail (HSR) project, according to Malaysia’s Economic Affairs Minister Mohamed Azmin Ali.


Singapore knows Malaysia's KL-SG HSR plans: Mahathir

SINGAPORE (July 10): Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad says Malaysia has not given Singapore a full notice on the planned Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (KL-SG HSR), as this decision requires the government to be mindful of the country’s resources


Singapore has spent $250 mil on HSR project so far; still awaits clarification from Malaysia

SINGAPORE (July 9): Since the new Pakatan Harapan (PH) government came into power in Malaysia, it vowed to review all the mega projects that the previous Barisan Nasional (BN) government has undertaken.

In print this week

Will review of mega projects harm or help Singapore?

SINGAPORE (May 21): Malaysia’s new government has pledged to review all the mega projects that the previous government undertook. Cancellations or delays could affect both the Singapore economy and local companies.