The People’s Committee of Quang Tri province issued a government decision on the establishment of the province’s Southeast Economic Zone on November 12.
The economic zone covers 23,790 hectares in the areas of Hai Lang, Trieu Phong and Gio Linh districts comprising industrial park, financial center, tourist site, service area and port.
Chairman of the People’s Committee of Quang Tri province affirmed that the zone will exploit absolutely advantages of natural conditions, geographical location, and economic and political conditions to promote further the socio-economic sectors of Quang Tri province, the north central region and the central region.
Accordingly, the Central Regional Thermoelectric Center is expected to be nuclear of Quang Tri’s Southeast Economic Zone and built at Hai Khe commune in Hai Lang district with total investment capital of US$ 2. 26 billion.