Authorities in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh expressed their support of the construction of a 27-hole golf course in Ha Long city at a meeting with the Ha Long Star Golf Course Joint Stock Company on February 2.

Under the company’s proposal, the world-class golf course will be built on an area of 310 hectares in four wards - Ha Lam, Ha Trung, Hong Hai and Hong Ha.

According to the Ha Long Star Company, of 310 hectares, the golf course and related facilities will cover 85 hectares, and the remaining area will be reserved for greenery.

Quang Ninh authorities said the golf course will help attract investors and tourists to the province.-VNA