Two main routes to receive facelift as city prepares for regional forum.
The Chairman of the Da Nang People’s Committee has approved a project costing VND240 billion ($10.76 million) to upgrade streets in preparation for the holding of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in the city in 2017.
Two main routes will be upgraded, with the first being along Ngo Quyen - Ngu Hanh Son - Le Van Hien, Nguyen Van Linh - Vo Van Kiet, Cach Mang Thang 8 - 2 thang 9 - Bach Dang, Tran Phu - 3 thang 2, Duy Tan - Nguyen Van Thoai, Tien Son - Ho Xuan Huong, Tran Hung Dao, Nguyen Tat Thanh, Ton Duc Thang - Nguyen Luong Bang, and Nguyen Tri Phuong - Nguyen Huu Tho.
The second route includes Le Duan, Nguyen Chi Thanh, Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Dong Da, Trieu Nu Vuong, Nguyen Du, Ham Nghi - Le Dinh Ly, Ngo Gia Tu, Hai Phong, and Nguyen Cong Tru.
Trees and flowers will be planted along the streets, pavements will tiled, and there will be more stone benches.