37763-012: Coordinating the GMS: North-South Economic Corridor Bridge Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Bridge will be constructed in the vicinity of Houayxay in northern Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) and Chiang Khong in northern Thailand along the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) North-South Economic Corridor, in order to (i) facilitate trade and development between and among Yunnan Province in the People's Republic of China (PRC), Lao PDR, and Thailand, (ii) reduce transportation costs in the Corridor, and (iii) increase the efficiency of the movement of goods and passengers. ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 37763-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 6227
Approval Date 23 Dec 2004
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport

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