33307-023: GMS Kunming-Haiphong Transport Corridor - Noi Bai-Lao Cai Highway Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project is designed to provide (i) a 244-kilometer grade-separated and access-controlled highway, including 10 interchanges with toll booths and five service areas, starting at Noi Bai in a suburb of Hanoi and ending at Lao Cai, on the border with the People s Republic of China (PRC) in northwest Viet Nam; (ii) electric, communications, and tolling systems and associated facilities, and the Vietnam Expressway Corporation s (VEC s) highway operation and maintenance (O&M) equipment and ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 33307-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2391
Loan No. 2222
Loan No. 2392
Approval Date 14 Dec 2007
Closing Date 12 May 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,102,000
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: A

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