Viet Nam: Ben Luc-Long Thanh Expressway Project

Sovereign Project | 41414-022 Status: Closed


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Project Name Ben Luc-Long Thanh Expressway Project
Project Number 41414-022
Country Viet Nam
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7155-VIE: Ben Luc-Long Thanh Expressway Project
Japan Special Fund US$ 1.50 million
TA 7155-VIE: Ben Luc-Long Thanh Expressway (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 33,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
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 Southern Viet Nam

Safeguard Categories

Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement A
Indigenous Peoples B

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 Consulting services will be undertaken by an international consulting firm in association with national consultants. About 145 person-months of consulting inputs will be required - 55 person-months international consultants and 90 person-months national. The consultants will have expertise in (i) traffic and highway engineering; (ii) transport economics; (iii) financial analysis and expressway operations; (iv) environmental impact assessment; (v) resettlement planning; (vi) social and poverty analysis; (vii) social development and gender; (viii) HIV/AIDS prevention and control, and (ix) institutional development.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer ADB Disclosure
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Vietnam Expressway Corporation
Hamlet 2, Linh Nam Ward
Hoang Mai District, Hanoi


Concept Clearance 29 Feb 2008
Fact Finding 14 Apr 2008 to 25 Apr 2008
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 08 May 2008
Last PDS Update 15 Oct 2010

TA 7155-VIE

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
23 Oct 2008 24 Dec 2008 24 Dec 2008 31 Dec 2009 31 Dec 2010 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,533,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,533,000.00 23 Oct 2008 1,528,820.86

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