Sheikh Jaber Causeway to be launched end of 2018
Sheikh Jaber Causeway project in Kuwait is a cable-stayed bridge that is considered among the most prominent projects of 2035 vision, and is one of the longest cross-sea bridges worldwide. Such project comes upon the instructions of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah to turn Kuwait into a financial and commercial center. The projects is 80 percent complete and connects Al-Sabiya city with Madinat Al-Hareer (Silk City) to be, cutting down time, effort and distance into 15 minutes instead of a whole hour. Sheikh Jaber Bridge will be launched by the end of 2018, with 36 kilometers long, at the value of KD 738 million.