Ministerial Activities
Start construction of modern urban area in Hai Phong
12/24/09 12:00 AM

On the morning of December 24, Hai Phong held the ground-breaking ceremony for construction of Urban Cement Hai Phong with gross investment arround 29,000 billion VN dong. Attending at the ground-breaking ceremony were Deputy Prime Minister Hoàng Trung Hải and Minister of Construction Nguyễn Hồng Quân.

Speaking at the ground-breaking ceremony, Deputy Prime Minister Hoàng Trung Hải stressed that this is a very meaningful project when implemented properly celebration 80 years on the traditional cement industry, 110 years to build Hai Phong Cement Plant and receive Ho Chi Minh Medal. Specifically, the project is implemented on traditional places, associated with the movement of workers, the first revolutionary movement of the land port.
With the policy to move industrial zone from inner city, Hai Phong Cement Plant has been relocated, for constructing an new urban green, worthy of the stature of traditional history.
"Hai Phong need to actively support the investors on the procedures, especially the work of clearance, to develop an urban model. Owner shall coordinate with the contractor to focus human and material resources to ensure progress and quality have set out", Deputy Prime Minister Hoàng Trung Hải proposal.
Urban Cement Hai Phong to built on area of 78.5 ha, on the foundation of the Hai Phong Cement Factory in confluence Cấm river, the intersection of important transportation hubs such as Highway 5, Ha Noi - Hai Phong line Train, waterway, airway.
With total investment of 29,000 billion VND, when completed, Urban Cement Hai Phong will include 35 double-storey tower, 5 star Hotels, the commercial office, cultural, shopping, public works sustainable communities, accommodate up to 3200 households, with the distribution area function.
Hai Phong Cement Factory (built in 1899) is one of the industrial establishments scale first in Vietnam, the cradle of the movement of workers in Vietnam, where the tested in work for party cadres over time period. In the year 2002, plant relocation from inner city to Minh Đức town, Thủy Nguyên district, Hai Phong City.