Master plan for Nhon Hoi Economic Zone to 2040 to be adjusted hinh anh 1Illustrative photo (Source: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) 
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued a decision approving the task of adjusting the master plan for the construction of Nhon Hoi Economic Zone in the south central province of Binh Dinh towards 2040, with an aim to make it a driving force for the locality’s growth.

Under the decision, the Nhon Hoi Economic Zone will cover about 14,308 hectares in 2040, with an industrial area of about 12,000 hectares and a Becamex Binh Dinh industrial-urban-service area of 2,308 hectares.

The objectives of the plan is to make the construction of the zone suitable to the national development strategy as well as the maritime development strategy, while turning the Nhon Hoi Economic Zone into a dynamic and sustainable economic hub.

The zone is expected to become a centre for tourism, service, urban, industry, port and traditional sea-base economy, ensuring both economic growth and security-defence.

In the coming time, the major tasks of the plan include making researches, surveys and statistics summarising and analyzing the current conditions of the Nhon Hoi Economic Zone, as well as evaluating the socio-economic growth of the zone and the whole country over the past year and giving forecast for the future.

The tasks also include sketching out the development targets and orientations of the zone until 2040, reviewing the master plan 2005 and the reality in Nhon Hoi Economic Zone, thus adding a number of missing contents such as urban design, strategic environment evaluation, climate change and sea level rise response, public transport, underground space and urban lighting.-VNA