Construction work began in an urban area on the coast of Ha Long Bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh on March 10.

The 18-hectare project, with investments totalling 4 trillion VND (187.8 million USD), will include 70 three-storey villas, a 35-storey building, and a trade and service centre.

The project will be built by Quang Ninh Urban Development Company Ltd and is scheduled to be completed by 2020.

It will provide housing and places of work for nearly 4,000 people.-VNA