The 98-kilometre runs from Cam Lo District’s Quang Tri Province to Phu Loc District in Thua Thien-Hue Province in the central region.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc speaks at the ground-breaking ceremony
This is the first among the 11 sub-projects of the eastern section of the North-South Expressway. At the ceremony, the PM mentioned the significance of the North-South expressway and urged the Ministry of Transport to ensure project quality. The road with two lanes and four lanes allow vehicles to travel at a maxim speed of 80 kilometres per hour. The sub-project is scheduled for completion in 2021. The section along with La Son-Tuy Loan section will be linked to Danang-Quang Ngai Highway to help ease traffic on National Highway and Hai Van Tunnel.