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30 January 2008 [17:01] - Today.Az
The delegation of South Korean Jinhung will launch preliminary works on the construction of Light rail construction telpher between Baku and Sumgayit in February of 2008, APA reports with reference to the Korean Embassy to Azerbaijan.
The company has signed a memorandum on understanding on the said project with the Transport Ministry of Azerbaijan in November of 2007.
The preliminary works will be held in the near future and Jinhung will launch the construction on the next stage.
It should be noted that there is also a plan to lay an underground line between BaKu and Sumgayit.
The distance between the two cities nears 30 kilometers.