Primary Result of Phnom Penh-Siem Reap-Svay Sisophon Feasibility Study

Minister of Public Works and Transport H.E. Sun Chanthol has reviewed primary result of feasibility study on the rehabilitation of Phnom Penh-Siem Reap-Svay Sisophon railroad by China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC 17th) toward next step.

The primary result was presented to the minister yesterday by CRCC 17th Board Chairman Mr. Lu Peng and his delegation at the ministry office here in Phnom Penh.

According to Mr. Lu Peng, the study took place for almost six months and produced foundation information for the railway rehabilitation project.

For next step, H.E. Sun Chanthol suggested the construction company to look into possible BOT (Build-Operate-Transfer) cooperation mode between the Royal Government of Cambodia and CRCC 17th on the project.

The minister shared the government's consideration of the project as an important one, contributing enormously to improvement of Cambodia's transportation infrastructure as well as trade and economy.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press