According to the Haikou Municipal Government, the government has proposed a plan to build a 265-hectare Nanhai Pearl artificial island off the coastal area of Haikou Bay.
The development of Nanhai Pearl Artificial Island includes an international cruise homeport, a base for yachts, a commercial street, an ocean theme park, a water sports base and a small number of entertainment services.
The planned construction period for the project will last five years, from 2014 to 2018, involving a total sea reclamation area of 459 hectares.
The project aims to enhance the comprehensive competitiveness of Haikou Port and increase the pace of Hainaní»s regional economic development.
14 Nov 2014