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HSR project has cost Singapore almost RM745mil so far


Singapore transport minister Khaw Boon Wan. - Photo from gov.sg

Singapore transport minister Khaw Boon Wan. - Photo from gov.sg

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/Asia News Network): Singapore has already spent more than S$250mil (RM744.2mil) on the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high-speed rail (HSR) project, and is likely to expend another S$40mil (RM119mil) or so by year-end, its transport minister Khaw Boon Wan (pic) revealed in Parliament on Monday (July 9).

Replying to questions from several MPs on the status of the HSR, Khaw said that based on preliminary estimates, the costs incurred had "already exceeded S$250mil".

   

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