39500-023: Ho Chi Minh City Urban Mass Rapid Transit Line 2 Investment Program - Tranche 1

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The proposed project supports the development one of three priority urban rail MRT lines in HCMC to support the establishment of a sustainable urban transportation system. The construction of MRT Line 2 (MRT2) will facilitate public transport access and connectivity in six central districts of HCMC, promote a modal shift from private to public transport, and support low-carbon transport that reduces greenhouse gas emissions. The project directly supports implementation of the MRT2 project, and... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 39500-023
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2731
Approval Date 22 Dec 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 40,000
Geographical Location Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
Sector Transport
Subsector Transport
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Effective gender mainstreaming
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Robert Valkovic
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee

PDS Creation Date
17 Jul 2007

Last PDS Update
24 Jul 2014

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