The northern province of Quang Ninh kicked off the construction of the second State office building under the form of public-private partnership (PPP) model on December 28.

The project worth nearly 500 billion VND (23.7 million USD) is being built on an area of 1,140 square metres, including 23 storeys and two basements.

Once completed in the next two years, the project will ensure office space for 16 provincial departments and sectors.

Local authorities are focusing on infrastructure building projects under the PPP model.-VNA