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  • Kuala Lumpur – Singapore High Speed Rail project map.
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    Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail project further delayed

    2020-06-05T07:00:00Z

    ASIA: The government of Singapore has agreed to Malaysia’s request for a seven month extension to the pause in project development for the proposed Singapore – Kuala Lumpur high speed line. Malaysia had said it would like to propose some changes to the project, and ...

  • MyHSR Corp has appointed two consultancies to identify options for reducing the cost of the Malaysian section of the proposed Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed line.
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    Kuala Lumpur – Singapore cost review consultants appointed

    2019-07-02T08:47:09Z

    MALAYSIA: Project promoter MyHSR Corp has appointed two consultancies to identify options for reducing the cost of the Malaysian section of the proposed Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed line. In September last year the governments of Malaysia and Singapore agreed to put construction of the 350 km line on ...

  • The project promoter for the Malaysian section of the planned Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed line has called tenders for the appointment of commercial and technical advisory consultants.
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    Consultants to optimise KL – Singapore high speed rail project

    2019-05-10T10:33:19Z

    MALAYSIA: The project promoter for the Malaysian section of the planned Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed line has called tenders for the appointment of commercial and technical advisory consultants. On September 5 2018 the governments of Malaysia and Singapore agreed to put construction of the line on hold until ...

  • Singapore and Malaysia have agreed to delay construction of the planned 350 km Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail line.
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    Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail project officially postponed

    2018-09-05T08:43:50Z

    ASIA: An agreement to delay construction of the planned 350 km Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail line by up to five years was signed by representatives of the governments of Malaysia and Singapore on September 5. The project is one of several approved by the previous Malaysian government ...

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    Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed project faces cancellation

    2018-05-29T11:13:43Z

    ASIA: Recently elected Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad vowed on May 28 to cancel the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail project, with the Chinese-backed East Coast Rail Link also set to be dropped. Mahathir told local media that a number of major projects would come under immediate ...

  • MyHSR Corp has selected the project delivery partners which will design and build the civil works for the Malaysian section of the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore High Speed Rail project.
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    Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail civils partners selected

    2018-04-05T15:44:15Z

    MALAYSIA: Promoter MyHSR Corp announced on April 5 that it had selected the project delivery partners which will design and build the civil works for the Malaysian section of the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore High Speed Rail project. A consortium of Malaysian Resources Corp and Gamuda has been selected for ...

  • Alstom, FS Group, George Kent, Porr and Siemens have formed a consortium to bid for work on the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail project (Image: MyHSR).
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    International consortium formed to bid for Kuala Lumpur – Singapore High Speed Rail project

    2018-02-12T10:43:43Z

    ASIA: The formation of a consortium to bid for work on the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail project was announced by Malaysian construction company George Kent, Alstom, Siemens, Italian state railway FS Group and track contractor Porr on February 12. The companies said the consortium was ‘a powerful ...

  • MyHSR Corp has awarded ERE Consulting Group a contract to carry out a social and heritage impact assessment for the Malaysian section of the planned 350 km/h Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed line (Image: MyHSR Corp).
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    Social impact of Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed line to be studied

    2018-01-05T09:39:24Z

    MALAYSIA: Project promoter MyHSR Corp has awarded ERE Consulting Group a contract to carry out a social and heritage impact assessment for the Malaysian section of the planned Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed line. 'The appointed consultant will be responsible to assess the possible social impact arising from the ...

  • A tender for the appointment of the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail Assets Company has been called by MyHSR Corp and SG HSR.
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    Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail AssetsCo tender called

    2017-12-20T10:30:39Z

    ASIA: A joint tender for the appointment of the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail Assets Company was jointly called by Malaysia and Singapore’s government-owned Infrastructure Companies MyHSR Corp and SG HSR on December 20. The AssetsCo would be responsible for designing, building, financing, operating and maintaining rolling stock ...

  • Bandar Malaysia: MyGateway is intended as gateway to Malaysia, offering connections with urban transport, commuter rail and airport services (Image: MyHSR Corp).
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    High speed rail station concepts inspired by culture, people and identity

    2017-10-24T10:24:00Z

    MALAYSIA: Architectural design concepts for the stations on the Malaysian section of the future Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed line were unveiled at the MyStations - Transforming Malaysia event on October 17. Project promoter MyHSR Corp said the designs were ‘inspired by the dynamism of culture, people and identity’ ...

  • Land Transport Authority has formed SG HSR Pte Ltd to act as Infrastructure Company for its part of the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore High Speed Rail project.
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    Singapore forms high speed rail infrastructure company

    2017-09-22T09:32:42Z

    SINGAPORE: Land Transport Authority has formed SG HSR Pte Ltd as wholly-owned subsidiary to act as Infrastructure Company for its part of the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore High Speed Rail project. SG HSR will be responsible for building, owning, funding and maintaining the civil works in Singapore. This will include ...

  • Almost 400 participants from 165 organisations attended an industry briefing organised by Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed line project promoters MyHSR Corp and Land Transport Authority.
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    Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail tender to be called this year

    2017-07-05T14:19:55Z

    ASIA: Almost 400 participants from 165 supply, consultancy, finance and operating organisations attended an industry briefing organised by Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed line project promoters MyHSR Corp and Land Transport Authority on July 5. The event in Singapore was held to provide information and seek feedback on the ...

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    Kuala Lumpur – Singapore design consultants appointed

    2017-04-03T14:59:13Z

    MALAYSIA: Promoter MyHSR Corp has selected a mix of international and domestic firms to work as Reference Design Consultants on the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed line project, the company announced on April 3. The consultants will be responsible for preparing the reference designs for the infrastructure alignment and ...

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    Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail joint development partner appointed

    2017-02-16T10:20:42Z

    ASIA: Project promoters MyHSR Corp of Malaysia and Land Transport Authority of Singapore have awarded the joint development partner contract for the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail project to a consortium of WSP Engineering Malaysia, Mott MacDonald Malaysia and Ernst & Young Advisory Services. There were eight bids ...

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    Singapore awards high speed railway design contract

    2017-02-08T09:56:48Z

    SINGAPORE: Land Transport Authority has appointed AECOM Singapore and a team of specialist consultants to conduct the advanced engineering study for the complete design of the Singapore section of the future high speed line to Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia. The contract includes the provision of architectural, civil engineering, electrical, mechanical ...

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    Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail agreement signed

    2016-12-13T10:29:00Z

    ASIA: A bilateral agreement for the development of the 350 km Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail project was signed on December 13, when the two countries’ Prime Ministers took part in their annual retreat, which was this year was held at Putrajaya in Malaysia. The agreement was signed ...

  • International High Speed Rail Association Chairman Masafumi Shukuri said high speed rail was 'a game changer' with the potential to transform society.
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    High speed rail forum addresses challenges of a changing society

    2016-11-17T13:21:00Z

    INTERNATIONAL: The ability of high speed railways to generate economic benefits and transform society was one of the themes underpinning the International High Speed Rail Association Forum, which brought together 286 participants from more than 20 countries in Kyoto on November 17. Describing high speed rail as 'a game changer', ...

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    Strong interest in Kuala Lumpur - Singapore high speed line

    2015-11-25T09:45:00Z

    ASIA: The land transport authorities of Malaysia and Singapore received 98 responses to their request for information for the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore High Speed Rail project, SPAD and LTA jointly announced on November 25. The proposed 330 km line would offer a 90 min journey time. The RFI was ...

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    Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail market sounding begins

    2015-10-07T15:44:00Z

    ASIA: Malaysian land transport commission SPAD and Singapore’s Land Transport Authority have jointly launched a market-sounding exercise for the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore high speed rail project. The proposed 330 km line would offer a 90 min journey time between the cities. The request for information issued on October ...

  • The prime ministers of Malaysia and Singapore discussed the high speed rail project at their annual retreat on May 5.
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    Malaysia – Singapore high speed line opening date put back

    2015-05-05T14:50:00Z

    ASIA: The planned opening date for the proposed 330 km high speed line between Kuala Lumpur and Singapore is to be put back from 2020 to a more realistic date, the prime ministers of Malaysia and Singapore jointly announced after their annual leader’s retreat on May 5. The location for ...