Hanoi (VNA) – Deputy Prime Minister Tran Hong Ha has not too long ago signed a call giving the inexperienced mild to the funding plan of a challenge on building of two street sections passing by the Mekong Delta provinces of Kien Giang and Bac Lieu, as components of the two,744-km-long trans-Vietnam Ho Chi Minh Freeway.
The 2 sections can have a complete size of 51.82km, with 45.22 km in Kien Giang province and the remainder of 6.6km in Bac Lieu province.
The Rach Soi-Ben Nhat part linking Kien Giang’s Chau Thanh and Giong Rieng districts will probably be 11.2km lengthy, whereas the 40.6km Go Quao-Vinh Thuan part, will join Go Quao and Vinh Thuan districts of Kien Giang. Twenty-six bridges, together with three crossing massive rivers, are will probably be constructed.
The entire funding of the challenge is estimated at over 3.9 trillion VND (166 million USD). Development is anticipated to be accomplished in 2025.
The Ho Chi Minh Freeway is a crucial work, having nice significance on the financial system, nationwide defence and safety, and poverty discount.
Passing by 28 provinces and cities from Pac Bo within the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang to Dat Mui within the southernmost province of Ca Mau, the freeway challenge is estimated to obtain a complete funding of 99.2 trillion VND (round 4.23 billion USD)./.