NEWS

Half of the road surface…

Half of the road surface of the Rio-Antirio Bridge, linking the western Peloponnese with the western mainland, has been completed, the Athens News Agency reported yesterday. Gefyra consortium official Asklepios Dimopoulos told the agency that efforts are being made for the 2.25-kilometer (1.35-mile) bridge to open for traffic in September, three months ahead of the contract deadline.