HCMC – The Government has approved the master plan of Quang Ninh Province for the period of 2021-2030 and Halong City of the province until 2040, under which this coastal city will be developed into a world-class service and tourism hub, according to the local media.
The general plan for Halong City will be closely attached to sustainable development, green growth and adaptation to climate change. Cua Luc Bay is set to be the city’s center, linking to Halong Bay and other areas in the north of the city.
As per the approved plan, Halong will have an economic corridor along Halong Bay and five economic centers, comprising Halong, the east region, the west region, the north of Cua Luc Bay and the hilly area in the west of the city.
Meanwhile, the northern province of Quang Ninh will strive to complete its urban infrastructure system, deploy green urban development and the smart city model, as well as strengthen connectivity between major traffic routes and interchanges in the 2022-2025 period.
Local authorities will focus on improving the quality of the coastal space, coastal routes, public spaces and coastal tourism activities in the 2025-2030 period.
Connectivity among local areas, namely Uong Bi City, Cam Pha and Quang Yen Town, will be reinforced in the 2031-2040 period to enhance harmonious development and continue to preserve the heritage values in Halong Bay.