Viet Nam: After WTO Support - Capacity Building for Tax and Trade Policy Analysis

Sovereign Project | 41085-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name After WTO Support - Capacity Building for Tax and Trade Policy Analysis
Project Number 41085-012
Country Viet Nam
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7043-VIE: After WTO Support - Capacity Building for Tax and Trade Policy Analysis
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 300,000.00
Strategic Agendas Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade - Trade and services

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Viet Nam

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

International and national consultants will be recruited by ADB on an individual basis. A total of 20 (7 international and 13 national) will be required. Five international consultants and five national consultants will be engaged to carry out the activities.

COMPONENT 1: Tax Revenue Enhancement. Tax Policy Specialist (International, 2 person-months); Tax Policy Analysts (2 national, 4 person-months).

COMPONENT 2: Modeling Specialist (International, 1 person-month); Macroeconomist (International, 2 person-months); Economic Modeling Specialist (National, 5 person-months).

COMPONENT 3: Improved Mechanism for Trade Policy Formulation. Trade and Institution Specialist (International, 1 person-month); Trade Policy Specialist (National, 3 person-months).

COMPONENT 4: Fiscal Policy Specialist (International, 1 person-month); Fiscpal Policy Analyst (National, 1 person-month).

Procurement Procurement of equipment will be in accordance with ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2007, as amended from time to time).

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Kelly Bird
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Ms Phan Hoai An
Viet Nam


Concept Clearance 09 Nov 2007
Fact Finding 26 Nov 2007 to 28 Nov 2007
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 31 Mar 2009
Last PDS Update 28 Oct 2010

TA 7043-VIE

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
17 Dec 2007 23 May 2008 23 May 2008 31 Jul 2009 31 Mar 2011 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
300,000.00 0.00 60,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 360,000.00 17 Dec 2007 147,420.19

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