Azmin: HSR construction off until May 2020

Published on 5 Sep 2018 7:46:56 PM

Malaysia and Singapore have agreed to suspend the construction of the High-Speed Rail until May 2020 and will pay the republic RM45.1mil in compensation, says Datuk Seri Azmin Ali.

Under the terms of the new agreement, the HSR service is expected to start by Jan 1, 2031, instead of Dec 31, 2026.