This extract from the current edition of the Phnom Penh Post is most encouraging:
Toll Royal Railways, a joint venture by Australia’s Toll Group and Cambodian conglomerate The Royal Group, has been given a 30-year concession to run the Kingdom’s railways – but not with the proposed link to Vietnam.
However, at the launch of the restored railway between Phnom Penh and Kampot last month, Toll officials expressed hopes for future concessions.
“In time, we would like to think we can gain the confidence of the Cambodian government [to secure the concession for the link to Vietnam],” said Wayne Hunt, chief executive officer of Toll Global Logistics.
Best regards to all. IanEdited: 01 November 2010, 07:56