35345-013: GMS: Mekong Tourism Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project aims to reduce poverty, contribute to economic growth, increase employment, and promote the conservation of the natural and cultural heritage. The specific objective of the Project is to promote sustainable tourism in the lower Mekong basin through infrastructure improvements, community and private sector participation, and sub-regional cooperation. The Project will comprise four parts: Part A, tourism-related infrastructure improvements; Part B, pro-poor, community-based tourism ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 35345-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1971
Approval Date 12 Dec 2002
Closing Date 18 Apr 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 8,500
Geographical Location Provinces of An Giang and Tien Giang
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Trade and Services
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Wastewater treatment capacity created (m3) 2,000

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Alfredo Perdiguero
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Provincial People's Committee of An Giang
Le Minh Hung

Viet Nam National Adminstration of Tourism
Mr. Ngoi Van Tran

Provincial People's Committee of Tien Giang
Le Van Huong

PDS Creation Date
01 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
06 Sep 2011