The construction of a bridge crossing the Mekong River between Kratie and Kampong Thom provinces is scheduled to begin in 2023 under a concessional loan from China.
Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, announced the project at the inauguration ceremony of a portion of National Road No. 7 in Kratie province this morning.
According to a study by the Ministry of Public Works and Transport, the construction of the 1,761-metre-long bridge will take about two to three years to complete.
Source: Agency Kampuchea Press