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Singapore, Malaysia agree to high-speed rail link

Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak (R) arrives with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (2nd R) for a news conference in Singapore February 19, 2013. Singapore and Malaysia said on Tuesday they have agreed to build a high-speed rail link between the wealthy city-state and Kuala Lumpur, part of growing economic ties between the Southeast Asian neighbors. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak (R) arrives with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (2nd R) for a news conference in Singapore February 19, 2013. Singapore and Malaysia said on Tuesday they have agreed to build a high-speed rail link...more

Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak (R) arrives with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (2nd R) for a news conference in Singapore February 19, 2013. Singapore and Malaysia said on Tuesday they have agreed to build a high-speed rail link between the wealthy city-state and Kuala Lumpur, part of growing economic ties between the Southeast Asian neighbors. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak attends a news conference after a meeting with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (R) in Singapore February 19, 2013. Singapore and Malaysia said on Tuesday they have agreed to build a high-speed rail link between the wealthy city-state and Kuala Lumpur, part of growing economic ties between the Southeast Asian neighbors. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak attends a news conference after a meeting with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (R) in Singapore February 19, 2013. Singapore and Malaysia said on Tuesday they have agreed to build a high-speed rail...more

Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak attends a news conference after a meeting with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (R) in Singapore February 19, 2013. Singapore and Malaysia said on Tuesday they have agreed to build a high-speed rail link between the wealthy city-state and Kuala Lumpur, part of growing economic ties between the Southeast Asian neighbors. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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