The southernmost province of Ca Mau has designed a plan for developing its road system through 2020, according to the provincial Department of Planning and Investment.

The locality aims to complete a section of the Ho Chi Minh Road between Nam Can and Dat Mui districts, and the Hoa Trung Bridge connecting Ca Mau downtown and Dam Doi district within this year.

Other approved key projects are the second phase of the southern coastal corridor and the upgrades of National Road No. 63 connecting Ca Mau city with the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang.

The project to build the 150-kilometre Can Tho-Ca Mau highway is planned to be carried out between 2020 and 2030.

In the past five years, Ca Mau invested 15,000 billion VND (701 million USD) in infrastructure development.

It has also mobilised different resources for the work.-VNA