29271-013: GMS: East-West Economic Corridor

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The Project is part of the larger East-West Transport Corridor Project, which includes components in Thailand, Lao PDR, and Viet Nam. The objective of the larger project is to create a road transport corridor linking north-east Thailand through Lao PDR to Da Nang Port in Viet Nam. The scope of the proposed Bank-financed Project is assisting the Government of Lao with improving about 78 km of Road No. 9 between Maung Phin and the border with Viet Nam. The improvement will include ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 29271-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1727
Approval Date 20 Dec 1999
Closing Date 22 Feb 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 32,000
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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