HCMC – The government of Long Thanh District in Dong Nai Province today, June 10, handed over an additional 40 hectares of cleared land for the Long Thanh International Airport project, taking to 93% of the total area needed for the first phase of the project.
Over 35 hectares of cleared land belongs to the first phase of the big-ticket airport project, while the remaining five hectares is for the second phase.
This is the eighth time the province has completed the handover of cleared land for the project, the local media reported.
Until now, Dong Nai Province has handed over more than 2,350 hectares of cleared land to the Long Thanh International Airport project, which will cover some 5,000 hectares of land and have an annual capacity of 100 million passengers and five million tons of cargo.
The project needs some VND336.6 trillion, with over VND114 trillion required for the first phase.