|Part of the Belt Road 3 project located in Binh Duong province (Photo tuoitre.vn)
The Belt Road 3 project, which received approval from the Prime Minister, has a total length of 89.3 km and runs through HCM City and the provinces of Dong Nai, Binh Duong and Long An.
The project has six lanes with 80-100km/h speed will be used for commuting and two lanes will be used for emergency stops.
The road, which will connect highways and national roads, is expected to reduce congestion in the inner city and boost inter-provincial transport services.
The project has total investment of VND55.81 trillion (US$2.45 billion) sourced from the State budget, Official Development Assistance and the private sector.