Not cancelled: Malaysia-Singapore high-speed rail delayed in Mahathir U-turn

Construction of the high-speed rail link between Malaysia and Singapore will be postponed for two years rather than cancelled, the two governments said on Wednesday.
After weeks of talks, negotiators managed to avoid scrapping the project altogether – the outcome Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad had previously said he preferred.
An agreement, signed in Mahathir’s office by Singapore’s Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan and the Malaysian Economic Affairs Minister Azmin…