U.S.$1.9 Billion Tanzanian Railway Deal Goes to Turkish Firm

Yapi Merkezi, which has already embarked on the first 205-km phase of a standard gauge railway line between Dar es Salaam and Morogoro, will now construct the second phase between Morogoro and Makutupora. The contract is worth $1.92 billion.



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Standard Gauge Railway (SGR).

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The Turkish and Tanzanian flags