34231-012: GMS: Northern Economic Corridor

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will help to improve access and potential market linkages of a remote area of the Lao PDR to two large and growing economies in the region. Two main objectives of this TA are (i) to assist the Government to update all project parameters of the pre-feasibility study for the existing road in the Lao PDR from Houei Sai to Boten, and (ii) to prepare a pre-investment study to determine feasibility of developing a viable economic corridor. The TA will adopt a holistic approach to plan ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 34231-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 3817
Approval Date 19 Dec 2001
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

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