Phnom Penh-Siem Reap may have a high-speed road ahead
Phnom Penh: Minister of Public Works and Transport Sun Chanthol said that two private companies have been studying for construction. A new highway or highway from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap.
Although no reports have been received from the companies yet, the reporters said after signing a memorandum of understanding Understanding on the Rehabilitation of the National Road No.5 Central (Cats, Moms - Battambang and Serei Saopho-Poom On January 28, Senior Sun Sun, Thon also appealed to all private sectors that intend to invest highway from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap to contact the Ministry of Public Works and Transportation, while two private companies are studying but no reports have been sent to the ministry yet."I would like to request a private company that wants to invest in high speed roads from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap," he said. In 4 orbit of the Ministry of Commerce Welcome, but we have two companies are studying new road from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap, expanding into 4 orbit is a BOT investment but the company does not Send a report and discuss it with the ministry. "
"Now, the government has expanded from two orbits to four orbits from Phnom Penh to Skun, but from Skun to Siem Reap," he said. 200km, there are only two orbits, and we do not have plans to expand from two or four orbits. " Build multiple highways that connect to important economic poles, such as Mount - Preah Sihanouk province, Bavet City and Phnom Penh-Siem Reap continue to Poipet, Banteay Meanchey Province.
Meanwhile, the highway project from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville, as planned, will start construction soon as the plant and Chinese officials have arrived in Cambodia. Senior adviser to Supreme National Economic Council, Dr. Mey Kalyan, said the infrastructure construction. Is a must to accelerate Boosts Cambodia's economy because infrastructure is a major challenge in developing the Cambodian economy, especially our costly transportation issues. The most expensive compared to other ASEAN countries.
"The government has been paying attention to this, but building long-term infrastructure will not be possible," he said In one month or one year. "
January 21, 2019
Resource: Koh Santepheap
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