February 18, 2019 / 12:32 PM / a month ago

CORRECTED-Chinese companies compete for Brazilian bridge project -newspaper

(Corrects investment amount for the project)

SAO PAULO, Feb 18 (Reuters) - Chinese construction companies China Communications Construction Company and a subsidiary of China Railway Construction Corp are expected to bid on a 5.3 billion reais ($1.42 billion) bridge in the northeastern state of Bahia, according to newspaper Valor.

The bridge, which has been discussed as a potential project for decades, would join the cities of Salvador and the island of Itaparica.

The companies did not immediately respond to a request for comment. ($1 = 3.7285 reais) (Reporting by Marcelo Rochabrun)

Nuestros Estándares:Los principios Thomson Reuters
0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below