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POSTED | 15:59 PM | 07-12-2017

Hanoi to build smart city in 2018

Construction of a smart city with more than $4 billion investment by Sumitomo-BRG in Dong Anh district of Hanoi is expected to begin in the first quarter of 2018.

On Thursday (Dec 7, 2017), Hanoi People’s Committee chairman Nguyen Duc Chung met Mr Kuniharu Nakamura, president-cum-CEO of Sumitomo Corporation (Japan), and Ms Nguyen Thi Nga, chairman of BRG Group, to exchange information related to the project, The Hanoi Times reported.

The project agreement was signed on June 5, 2017 during Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s official visit to Japan.

Mr Nakamura said the project will include modern transport systems with the latest technology.


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