The China-aid Project of China-Cambodia Friendship Medical Building is located in the former Preah Kossamak Hospital in Phnom Penh, the capital of the Kingdom of Cambodia. It is a 400-bed comprehensive teaching and medical building mainly for surgery, covers area of about 13,740m2. It has11 floors and the construction area is about 33,000m2. The construction contract cost of 502 million (CNY). The project was started on October 31, 2018 and is scheduled to be completed on February 28, 2022, with total construction period is 40 months. At present, the project is progressing smoothly. The main structure has been completed, and the external curtain wall and interior decoration are under construction.
This project is an important step for China deployment in the Belt and Road Strategy. It is a health and livelihood project that benefits the Cambodian people. It has great political significance. After completed, it will become a “low consumption, high quality” public hospital with the modern medical concept in Cambodia. It will provide higher-level medical services and bring well-being to Cambodian people.
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