National Road No. 5 Improvement Project (Prek Kdam-Thlea Ma'am Section) (I)

National Road No. 5 Improvement Project (Prek Kdam-Thlea Ma'am Section) (I)

Locations

Type

Road

Status

Preparatory Works

Total Reported Cost

1.7 billion JPY

Initiatives

Start Date

July 2014

Start of Construction

Planned Completion Date

Dec. 2019

Contractors

Consultants

Funders

Source(s) Amount
1,699,000,000 JPY

Description

This road project targets repairs and other improvements to the existing main road on the Prek Kdam - Thlea Ma’am Section of National Road No. 5 which connects Phnom Penh to the Thai border. The road is among the busiest in the Cambodia, though suffers from poor conditions due to flooding and general degradation. The objective is to increase Cambodia's connectivity, alongside promoting the development of the country.