Quang Ninh Exhibition of Planning and Expo Center (Cung Quy hoạch Hội chợ và Triển lãm tỉnh Quảng Ninh)
"QNEPEC not only about to be an iconic building of Ha Long city with the symbolization of aquatic life and ecosystem, but also the Province’s planning, convergence, introduction, exhibition, promotion and esteem of the extraordinary economy-society and tourism achievements of Quang Ninh Province, are on display in the enormously modernized Exhibition and Fair Center.
Built in just 19 months and featuring 21,000 square meters of floor space, cost VND1.15 trillion (US$51.34 million).
Located on Tran Quoc Nghien Street in the province’s Ha Long City, the complex consists of two separate buildings connected by a system of elevators, escalators, and stairs.
The first building is designed to resemble a species of pearl-making shelled mollusk found abundantly in local waters, and will be used to showcase regional planning models and host events, exhibitions, and expos.
A second, dolphin-shaped building is reserved for the exhibition of public projects and signature architectural and religious structures in the province."