Japan’s Marubeni company will conduct a prefeasibility study of a metro system project in central Da Nang city, according to Director of the city’s Investment Promotion Centre Lam Quang Minh.

Minh has stated Marubeni paid attention to the project during an investment promotion conference in Japan.

The central city plans to build the metro system in 2030, which would help connect the south of the city to its downtown area.

During the investment promotion in Japan, Da Nang also called for support from Kawasaki city in improving the second phase of its Tien Sa port.-VNA