Section of Đà Nẵng-Quảng Ngãi Highway opens

A 65km section of Đà Nẵng-Quảng Ngãi Highway, from Túy Loan intersection in Đà Nẵng City to Tam Kỳ intersection in Quảng Nam Province, opened to the public on Wednesday.

The 65km section of Đà Nẵng-Quảng Ngãi Highway opens to the public on Wednesday. - Photo Courtesy of the Việt Nam Expressway Corporation

The section of the four-lane highway was opened by the Ministry of Transport and the Việt Nam Expressway Corporation (VEC) and permits a maximum speed of 120km per hour.

VEC officials said the entire 139.52km Đà Nẵng-Quảng Ngãi Highway will open for public use by the end of this year.

The total investment for the project is around US$1.64 billion. Of this, $798 million has been borrowed (with interest) from Japan International Co-operation Agency and $590 million from World Bank; the remaining is from the State budget.

Source VNA