Design and analysis
Japanese agency backs US$100 million Cambodian bridge plan
Japan International Cooperation Agency has signed an agreement with Cambodian officials develop proposals for a 2km bridge over the Mekong River at Neak Luong, 60km east of Phnom Penh. A study will begin next year and the US$100 million bridge could be built by 2009. The agreement also provides funding for highway upgrades along the route from Phnom Penh.