The southern province of Binh Phuoc has helped Kampong Cham province of Cambodia repair a 13-km section of National Highway No. 7.

A handover ceremony was held in Kampong Cham province on August 25, the Binh Phuoc provincial People’s Committee said.

The road, linking Ta Vat border gate in Loc Thinh commune, Loc Ninh district, Binh Phuoc province and Ton Le Cham border gate in Kravien commune, Memot district, Kampong Cham province, was constructed at a cost of 2.5 billion VND.

The upgraded road has helped people travel more conveniently while increasing trade ties between the two provinces in particular and the two countries in general, according to the two provincial officials.

Recently, Binh Phuoc province has sponsored dozens of billion VND to help Lao provinces of Kratie, Muldukiri, and Kampong Cham upgrade traffic and electric systems and in the agricultural sector./.