Escalating costs are expected to delay completion of the BD1.1 billion ($2.9 billion) Friendship Causeway linking Bahrain and Qatar, said a report.
The project, believed to be the world's longest man-made bridge, was originall
The Friendship Causeway will strengthen Bahrain's position as a key access point for global firms to develop their business in the region, a senior official said.
The construction work on the causeway, which will link Bahrain and Qatar
The construction work on the 45-km Qatar-Bahrain Friendship Causeway will start in May 2008, a report said.
The Qatar and Bahrain Causeway Foundation (QBCF) has signed a memorandum of understanding with a joint venture formed by Qatari com