39500-012: Ho Chi Minh City Metro Rail System Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project Preparatory Technical Assistance will advise Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People's Committee on the integrated development of the first two mass rapid transit (MRT) lines in HCMC. The goal of the MRT is to provide convenient, comfortable, safe, affordable, and clean urban travel that improves the quality of urban living and reduces reliance on private modes of travel. Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 39500-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 4862
Approval Date 02 Nov 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 2,200
Geographical Location Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
Sector Transport
Subsector Urban public transport
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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