RoK funds US$3.5 mil to improve Hue’s planning

(VOV) - On June 12, the central province of Thua Thien Hue unveiled the Republic of Korea-funded project to adjust the planning of the central city until 2030 with a vision to 2050.

As well preserving and promoting important heritage values of Hue, the US$3.5 million project aims to develop the city into a central urban area of the Thua Thien Hue province in the future.

In the second phase, the RoK Government and the Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) has committed to providing US$6 million in non-refundable for a detailed development of the two banks of Huong River and a pilot construction project which is expected to take two and a half years to complete.

Chairman of Thua Thien Hue province’s People’s Committee, Nguyen Van Cao highlighted successful cooperation of KOICA and RoK's relevant consultation units in co-ordinating with the province to complete the project to adjust the planning of Hue city.

He expressed his wish that the province will receive further support from RoK in the future.