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PM opens Battersea site work

David Cameron and his Malaysian counterpart Datuk Seri Najib Razak joined Mayor Boris Johnson on a trip to mark the official start of work on Battersea Power Station site today.

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Battersea site 'shining example' of UK partnership

Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said that construction at the Battersea Power Station was a "shining example" of what the UK and Malaysia could do together.

Malaysian investors bought the 39-acre site by the Thames it is now set to become a prestigious residential and shopping development. Mr Najib told David Cameron today: "It is a shining example of what we can do when we get together. We are partners for prosperity."

Prime Minister David Cameron (2nd R), Boris Johnson (C), the Mayor of London, and Najib Razak (R), the Prime Minister of Malaysia. Credit: PA
Prime Minister David Cameron (centre) and Boris Johnson (left), the Mayor of London, meet with Najib Razak (right). Credit: PA

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