The Malaysia-Singapore water spat


  • Nation
  • Monday, 21 Jul 2003

Background 

Malaysia supplies raw water to Singapore for 3 sen per 1,000 gallons while buying back portions of its sales in the form of treated water at 50 sen per 1,000 gallons under two water agreements signed in 1961 and 1962. The agreements will expire in 2011 and 2061 respectively.  

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