Japan offers loan for airport metro link

Japan’s Government has offered Romania a 315 million Euro loan to build a Metro line from Bucharest’s Piata Victoriei to airport Henri Coanda in Otopeni. The total investment for the 16 km project is over one billion Euro. The Ministry of Transport has also contracted a loan from the European Investment Bank to build a southern branch to the existing Metro.

 

Source: www.thediplomat.ro (February 2010)