Hue to become the first smart media city in Vietnam
  
Update4/14/2019 2:48:58 PM
Chairman of the provincial People's Committee Phan Ngoc Tho takes photo with South Korean experts
Chairman of the provincial People's Committee Phan Ngoc Tho takes photo with South Korean experts
On April 13th, Chairman of the People's Committee of Thua Thien Hue province Phan Ngoc Tho discussed with the representatives of departments, agencies, foreign experts about developing Hue smart media city.

Accordingly, smart media city project will be deployed in the total area of 39,6ha in An Van Duong new urban area (Hue city) with the total grant of over USD 22 million.

The project aims to create the first smart media city in Vietnam. Of all, information technology, virtual reality technology and film industry are the three main focuses. Besides, the project will connect conserved historical resources, high quality human resource and local tourism industry.

The project will also expand available industries by attracting new tourism-related industry; attracting enterprises, especially strategic enterprises; accelerating local economy, providing job opportunities for local labor; developing sustainable urban via smart digital technology.


As planned, the mart city will be built in An Van Duong new urban area.

Having listened to ideas of departments, agencies and foreign experts, Chairman of the provincial People's Committee highly appreciated the idea of building the first smart media city in Vietnam.

Chairman kindly assigned Department of Information and Telecommunication to study governmental regulations on concentrated information technology area. On this basis, province will propose the project in governmental master plan. Chairman kindly requested relevant units to accelerate the procedure so that Hue will soon become a member of Quang Trung IT Park. Chairman hoped that the investor (Smart Media City - South Korea) will consider ideas proposed in the meeting to improve the project. Thua Thien Hue ageed to develop expert housing area and asked for a balance in prioritized infrastructure and electricity.

Chairman of the provincial People's Committee Phan Ngoc Tho requested relevant agencies to promote project progress and consider it as a key project. Regards to architecture, Chairman kindly asked units to carefully study to ensure the suitability among project, scenery and environment, ensure infrastructure namely, electricity, water and telecommunication, etc.

 

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