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Najib defends 100-storey mega-tower

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Modified 19 Oct 2010, 1:21 pm

Prime Minister Najib Razak defended his plans for a 100-storey megatower in Kuala Lumpur after a backlash on a fast-expanding Facebook petition and criticism from the opposition.

Najib unveiled plans for the tower, to be built by 2020 at a cost of RM5 billion, during last week's budget speech, which included a number of grand infrastructure projects.

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