Construction on a 2 billion USD entertainment
complex is scheduled to commence in Ben Luc commune, the Mekong Delta province
of Long An in January, 2011. The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry and
the Khang Thong Group held a press briefing on the Vietnam Happyland on
September 6 in Hanoi.
The complex will be a combination of local and modern features along with an
exhibition centre, large-scale trade centre, 3-5 star hotels, water park, dance
hall, indoor and outdoor theatres, cultural centre, art museum and urban area.
It is designed to receive 14 million visitors a year.
Pham Van Tran, Director of Long An provincial Culture, Sports and Tourism
Department said the project will boost the service industry in the province to
36 percent by 2020 and generate about 10,000 jobs.
The complex is scheduled to open on April 24, 2014.