“If the negotiations are fruitful, the government is confident the project can continue on an appropriate scale," said Prime Minister Mahathir © NurPhoto/Getty Images
“If the negotiations are fruitful, the government is confident the project can continue on an appropriate scale," said Prime Minister Mahathir © NurPhoto/Getty Images

Talks take place on Malaysia's East Coast Rail Link

20 March 2019

Malaysia's suspended East Coast Rail Link could be back on following negotiations with China.

Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad said negotiations continued with China on the scheme, one in a series of Belt and Road projects suspended last September, due to its value to regional trade.

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