33359-013: Banking Sector Reform Program Loan

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the Program is to support Government efforts to foster efficient intermediation of depositors resources and ensure a sound banking sector capable of supporting private sector growth and extending rural outreach. The objective will be achieved through an improved operating environment for banking, the immediate application of commercial principles in SOCB operations, and increased diversity in forms of rural financing. Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 33359-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number Loan No. 1946
Approval Date 28 Nov 2002
Closing Date 31 Mar 2009
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Finance
Subsector Banking Systems
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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