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 12 Oct 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 2,200
Geographical Location Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Urban Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Hubert M. Jenny
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
People's Committee
Mr. Nguyen Van Quoc

PDS Creation Date
21 May 2009

Last PDS Update
06 Sep 2011