35305-012: Northern GMS Transport Network Improvement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The PPTA will undertake a project design and feasibility study to set out an economically and technically feasible, and socially and environmentally acceptable, project to rehabilitate and upgrade transport links and facilities along the Project roads. The scope of the PPTA will cover the entire length of Route 4 from its start at the junction with Route 13 at Xieng Ngeun, near Luang Prabang, to its end at Ban Nakha, including connections to the border with Thailand near Kenthao. The PPTA will a... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 35305-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4742
Approval Date 19 Dec 2005
Geographical Location Greater Mekong Subregion
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ Road Transport
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Paul J. Vallely
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Comm, Trans., Post & Construction
Viengsavath Syphandone

PDS Creation Date
03 May 2006

Last PDS Update
07 Nov 2010

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