Myanmar-Laos Friendship Bridge constructed by China Harzone was completed and opened to traffic on April 3rd. The Minister of Municipal Construction of Myanmar and the Minister of Municipal Transportation of Laos arrived in the site. A solemn ribbon-cutting ceremony for acceptance and open to traffic was held for the pearl on the beautiful Mekong River. The ceremony marked the formal operation of the bridge that gathered the wisdom and friendship of peoples in China, Myanmar and Laos.
The main bridge of theMyanmar-Laos Friendship Bridge is 360m long. It is a bridge combined with reinforced concrete and steel truss spanning Mekong River. In addition, it is the first permanent bridge that directly connects the international trunk lines in Myanmar and Laos.