On 24th Sept. 2012, H.E governor KEP Chuk Tema allowed Mr. Yajima, President of Aeon Mall to participate in a discussion at Phnom Penh Capital Hall.
In the meeting, the Aeon Mall company president expressed his intention to build an asphalt road, 913m long, along the west river bank of Diamond Island, located in Tonle Bassac commune, Chamkarmon district.
The construction will be undertaken in joint cooperation between Phnom Penh Capital Hall and Aeon with the contribution being an even 50% split between the parties. The road is located between the swan bridge and the rainbow bridge. The construction also includes sewage installation and floor sidewalk improvements.
The road improvement project is estimated to cost around 2,123 Million Riel (approximately US$530,000).
Aeon Mall Company is a major mall investment and development company from Japan with more than 100 branches across Japan and many more countries across Asia. The company will start construction at the end of 2012, spending 16 months and around 200 Million US Dollars.