S Korea ropes in Malaysian firms to bid for KL-S’pore HSR

KUALA LUMPUR (June 13): A 27-firm South Korean consortium led by the Korea Rail Network Authority (KRNA) is roping in Malaysian partners, starting with local engineering firm Ranhill Bersekutu Sdn Bhd, to jointly bid for the upcoming 350km Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high-speed rail (HSR) project.