Minister of Housing and Infrastructure Dr. Mohamed Muizzu and China’s newly appointed ambassador to the Maldives HE Mr. Zhang Lizhong made a site visit to the China-Maldives friendship bridge site.

21 September 2017 : 10:17

Minister of Housing and Infrastructure Dr. Mohamed Muizzu and China’s newly appointed ambassador to the Maldives HE Mr. Zhang Lizhong made a site visit to the China-Maldives friendship bridge site.
In an interview given after the visit, the minister stated that the concrete work of v-piers of 3 main piles is underway simultaneously and that the work will be completed by mid-October. The minister also stated that the bridge piles would be seen from the bridge viewing platform in Male’.
The new Ambassador to Maldives HE Mr. Zhang Lizhong stated that due to this bridge the ties of China-Maldives will strengthen and that this bridge will be economically beneficial to both the countries.
China-Maldives Friendship Bridge is one of the major projects of HEP Yameen’s administration.