Lao People's Democratic Republic: Second Private Sector and Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Development Program - Subprogram 1

Sovereign Project | 44057-012 Status: Closed

Summary

ADB is helping the Lao People's Democratic Republic build up small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to achieve sustained and inclusive economic growth. The project will help improve the business environment for SMEs. It will increase their access to business services and finance, reduce red tape and business compliance costs, and strengthen trade policies to support the growth of SMEs.

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Project Name Second Private Sector and Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Development Program - Subprogram 1
Project Number 44057-012
Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 0260-LAO: Second Private Sector and Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Development Program - Subprogram 1
Asian Development Fund US$ 10.00 million
Loan 2791-LAO: Second Private Sector and Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Development Program - Subprogram 1
Asian Development Fund US$ 5.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Economic affairs management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

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

Safeguard Categories

Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

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

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Mohd Sani Mohd Ismail
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Industry and Commerce
Phonxay Road, Vientiane
Lao People's Democratic Republic

Timetable

Concept Clearance 15 Jun 2011
Fact Finding 16 May 2011 to 27 May 2011
MRM 19 Jul 2011
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 16 Apr 2010
Last PDS Update 28 Oct 2010

Grant 0260-LAO

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
04 Oct 2011 15 Nov 2011 06 Dec 2011 30 Apr 2012 - 31 Jan 2012
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 10.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 10.00 04 Oct 2011 10.00 0.00 100%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 04 Oct 2011 10.00 0.00 100%

Loan 2791-LAO

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
04 Oct 2011 15 Nov 2011 06 Dec 2011 30 Apr 2012 - 31 Jan 2012
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 5.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 5.00 04 Oct 2011 4.86 0.00 100%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 04 Oct 2011 4.86 0.00 100%

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