Provincial Standing Party Committee agrees with investment policy on undersea tunnel via Cua Luc Bay

Friday, Mar 09 2018, 08:27
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QTV - On March 6th, the provincial standing party committee held a conference to listen to and give opinions on the investment policy constructing an undersea tunnel via Cua Luc Bay and coastal road project connecting Ha Long and Cam Pha.
 

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The perspective of an undersea tunnel via Cua Luc Bay

At the conference, consultant unit proposed the most feasible option for implementing the undersea tunnel project through Cua Luc Bay. Accordingly, the tunnel is 1.945m long with 6 lanes, 530m far from Bai Chay bridge to Ha Long Bay . The project has a total investment of about 8 tril. VND. It is expected that the project dossier will be submitted to the Prime Minister for consideration in May 2018 before being approved by Quang Ninh People's Committee in Sept., 2018. The project’s construction is expected to start in Sept.,2019, lasting about 4 years. The Provincial Standing Party Committee also listened to a report on a coastal road project connecting Ha Long City and Cam Pha City. The project has a total length of 27km, with 4 lanes , invested by Vingroup, with a total investment capital of about 5.6 tril.VND. Once operational, the route contributes to reducing traffic flow on National Highway 18A, crossing Ha Long - Cam Pha, creating a modern transport system, connecting large urban areas of the province.
Translated by Thu Giang

 
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