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New airport for Khartoum

A Chinese company has been awarded a $1.2 billion contract to build a new international airport in the Sudanese capital of Khartoum, according to the Chinese government.

A Chinese company has been awarded a $1.2 billion contract to build a new international airport in the Sudanese capital of Khartoum, according to the Chinese government.

The new airport will feature a state-of-the-art terminal and A380 compatible runway, China's state-owned companies administrator announced in a statement today.

It will be built by a subsidiary of the China Communications Construction Company, according to the statement.

“After this project is completed, it will greatly enhance the degree of internationalisation of Sudan's capital Khartoum, and also increase the impact China Communications Construction Company will have in Sudan's market,” says the statement.

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