JOINT PRESS STATEMENT BY
YAB TAN SRI MUHYIDDIN BIN MOHD YASSIN
PRIME MINISTER OF MALAYSIA
HIS EXCELLENCY MR LEE HSIEN LOONG
PRIME MINISTER OF THE REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE
DISCUSSIONS BETWEEN MALAYSIA AND SINGAPORE ON THE KUALA LUMPUR–SINGAPORE HIGH SPEED RAIL (HSR) PROJECT
Prime Minister of Malaysia YAB Tan Sri Muhyiddin Mohd Yassin and Prime Minister of Singapore His Excellency Lee Hsien Loong had a video conference (VC) call today on the Kuala Lumpur–Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) Project, in view of the 31 December 2020 deadline for the second and final extension of the suspension of the HSR Project.
The Prime Ministers took stock of the progress of discussions and gained a good understanding of Malaysia’s and Singapore’s respective positions. Both sides will announce further details on the HSR Project through a Joint Statement in due course.
Both Prime Ministers also reaffirmed the strong bilateral relations between the two countries covering many areas of cooperation and the sincere desire to further strengthen these relations for mutual benefit.
PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE
2 DEC 2020