Controversial ECRL to proceed but Malaysia hopeful of lower price tag


Sheridan Mahavera

Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng says the attorney-general has been instructed to study the legal aspects of the HSR so that the government can get a complete picture before discussing it Singapore. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Seth Akmal, June 23, 2018.

WITH already RM20 billion paid out, the controversial East Coast Railway Line (ECRL) project is going to ‎escape the government’s guillotine on mega projects.

But the Pakatan Harapan government is committed to re-negotiating the pricing of China’s landmark ‘One Belt One Road’ ‎project in Malaysia.


Effective July 2018, access to full reports will only be available with a subscription. Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access!

Subscribe Now!


Sign up or sign in here to comment.


Comments


  • I suggest to Najib's children to stop complaining about ther bags or Najib's grandson shoes and clothes and start looking to migrate because this project will be a burden for generations to come and our children and grandchildren will curse their names wherever they go in this country..

    Posted 3 years ago by Bigjoe Lam