THE M3: PEARL RIVER DELTA BRIDGE

The Macau Metro Monitor. October 29th, 2009.

PEARL RIVER DELTA BRIDGE A STEP CLOSER shanghaidaily.com

The State Council in Beijing has approved a feasibility report on the construction of a bridge linking Hong Kong, Macau and Zhuhai, Guangdong Province.  An official statement released after an executive meeting of the State Council, chaired by Premier Wen Jiabao, said that the construction of the bridge will forge stronger economic and social ties in the Pearl River Delta.

The bridge is expected to cost 72.6 billion yuan (US$10.63 billion).