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Govt discusses rail link with Malaysia

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Thailand and Malaysia have discussed a plan to develop a rail network linking Bangkok and Hat Yai to Padang Besar in Malaysia. 

Transport Minister Chadchat Sittipunt said that he and his Malaysian counterpart have discussed a plan for construction of a 1m double-gauge track linking Thailand and Malaysia at the Padang Besar-Hat Yai checkpoint.

He was speaking yesterday after his return from the Asean transport ministers meeting in Bali.

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