41414-023: Greater Mekong Subregion Ben Luc-Long Thanh Expressway Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project will construct a 57.1 kilometer (km) expressway between Ben Luc and Long Thanh in the south of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), which is a short link of the GMS Southern Economic Corridor (SEC). The executing agency is the Vietnam Expressway Corporation (VEC), which was established under the Ministry of Transport (MOT) to develop the national expressway network in Viet Nam. The project expressway consists of a southern link to the planned HCMC Third Ring Road and an access link to the ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 41414-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 0053
Approval Date 14 Dec 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 636,000
Geographical Location Southern Viet Nam
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
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: C

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