Perikatan wanted to dole out HSR jobs directly, cut Singapore out of selection process: Najib

5 January 2021 The Perikatan Nasional (PN) government wanted the ability to directly select vendors for the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) project without the involvement of Singapore, former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak alleged on Monday (Jan 4). He claimed on a Facebook page that this was a departure from his initial vision for … Continue reading Perikatan wanted to dole out HSR jobs directly, cut Singapore out of selection process: Najib

HSR cancellation ‘a blessing in disguise for tourism sector’

2 January 2021 The cancellation of the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed Rail (HSR) has been hailed as a “blessing in disguise” for the country’s tourism sector. Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents president Datuk Tan Kok Liang said the HSR would have reduced Malaysian airports and cruise ports to mere feeder providers instead of becoming … Continue reading HSR cancellation ‘a blessing in disguise for tourism sector’