Viet Nam : Public Private Partnership Support Project

Sovereign Project | 44507-002

The project entails the use of an ADF project loan of $20 million to fund the establishment of a Project Development Facility (PDF) that would help bring bankable PPP projects to the market. The PDF would be used by government ministries / project sponsors to fund PPP project preparation activities which include pre-feasibility studies, full feasibility studies and the engagement of transaction advisors who would structure deals to bring to the private sector for bidding.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Dao Viet, Dung
    Southeast Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    Viet Nam
  • Modality
  • Sector
    • Public sector management
Project Name
Public Private Partnership Support Project
Project Number
44507-002
Country / Economy
  • Viet Nam
Project Status
Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance
  • Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 8273-VIE: Public-Private Partnership Support Project --Additional Cofinancing
Source Amount
Agence Francaise de Developpement US$ 10.00 million
Loan 2920-VIE: Public-Private Partnership Support Project
Source Amount
Asian Development Fund US$ 20.00 million
Strategic Agendas
  • Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
  • Governance and capacity development
  • Private sector development
Sector / Subsector
  • Public sector management / Public administration

Gender
No gender elements
Description
The project entails the use of an ADF project loan of $20 million to fund the establishment of a Project Development Facility (PDF) that would help bring bankable PPP projects to the market. The PDF would be used by government ministries / project sponsors to fund PPP project preparation activities which include pre-feasibility studies, full feasibility studies and the engagement of transaction advisors who would structure deals to bring to the private sector for bidding.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Increased private sector investment in infrastructure

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome

Improved government capacity to catalyze PPPs and infrastructure investments

Progress Toward Outcome

Institutional framework to support PPP program has been developed with the issuance of a Decree 15.

Selection criteria for PPP projects has been developed.

5 PPP flagship PPP projects including 4 North South Expressway sub-projects and an E-Government procurement project. Selection of investor for E-GP project completed. Transaction advisory service for 4 North South Expressway sub-projects is under implementation. Shortlisting of investors for those sub-projects is expected to be approved in Feb. 2020.

Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs

Institutional Mechanisms for Developing Bankable PPP Projects Established

Strengthened PPP Enabling Framework and improved institutional capacity for PPP

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

completed

A shortlist of 18 PPP projects

has been finalized.

5 PPP flagship PPP projects including 4 North South Expressway sub-projects and an E-Government procurement project. Selection of investor for E-GP project completed. Transaction advisory service for 4 North South Expressway sub-projects is under implementation. Shortlisting of investors for those sub-projects is expected to be approved in Feb. 2020.

A medium term capacity building has been developed

PPP Steering Committee has been established under the chairmanship of a Deputy Prime Minister

Decree 15 on PPP and Decree 30 on investor selection were issued in 2015.

PDF guideline was issued in April 2017

A decree 15 on PPP has provision on SOE participation.

Geographical Location
Nation-wide

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
none
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services
Two consulting firms have been engaged the technical firm and the legal firm to assist the PPP Office in implementation of Output 1 on (i) strengthened publicprivate partnership (PPP) enabling framework and improved capacity for PPP; and (ii) the establishment of a PDF as an institutional mechanism for developing bankable PPP projects.

Contact

Responsible ADB Officer
Dao Viet, Dung
Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division
Viet Nam Resident Mission (VRM)
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Planning and Investment

Timetable

Concept Clearance
15 Feb 2012
Fact Finding
27 Feb 2012 to 02 Mar 2012
MRM
23 May 2012
Approval
11 Jul 2012
Last Review Mission
-
Last PDS Update
06 Feb 2020

Funding

Loan 2920-VIE

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
25 Oct 2012 17 Jan 2013 28 May 2013 30 Jun 2019 31 Mar 2020 08 Sep 2020
Financing Plan
  Total (Amount in US$ million)
Project Cost 22.90
ADB 20.00
Counterpart 2.90
Cofinancing 0.00
Loan Utilization
  Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Cumulative Contract Awards 17 Jun 2022 1.59 0.00 100%
Cumulative Disbursements 17 Jun 2022 1.59 0.00 100%
Status of Covenants
Category Sector Safeguards Social Financial Economic Others
Rating - Satisfactory - Satisfactory - Satisfactory

Loan 8273-VIE

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
11 Jul 2012 09 Apr 2013 15 Oct 2014 30 Jun 2018 31 Mar 2020 03 Sep 2020
Financing Plan
  Total (Amount in US$ million)
Project Cost 10.00
ADB 0.00
Counterpart 0.00
Cofinancing 10.00
Loan Utilization
  Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Cumulative Contract Awards 17 Jun 2022 0.00 0.94 100%
Cumulative Disbursements 17 Jun 2022 0.00 0.94 100%
Status of Covenants
Category Sector Safeguards Social Financial Economic Others
Rating - Satisfactory - Satisfactory - Satisfactory

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Title Document Type Document Date
Public–Private Partnership Support Project: Project Completion Report Project/Program Completion Reports Dec 2021
Public Private Partnership Support Project: Audited Project Financial Statements (January 2019-March 2020) Audited Project Financial Statements Aug 2020
Public Private Partnership Support Project: Audited Project Financial Statements (January-December 2018) Audited Project Financial Statements Aug 2019
Public Private Partnership Support Project: Audited Project Financial Statements (January-December 2016) Audited Project Financial Statements Aug 2017
Public Private Partnership Support Project: Audited Project Financial Statements (January-December 2017) Audited Project Financial Statements Aug 2017
Public Private Partnership Support Project: Audited Project Financial Statements (January-December 2015) Audited Project Financial Statements Jun 2016
Public Private Partnership Support Project: Audited Project Financial Statements (6 November 2012-31 December 2014) Audited Project Financial Statements Sep 2015
Dự án Hỗ trợ Quan hệ Đối tác Công–Tư : Bảng Dữ liệu Dự án Translated PDS Apr 2014
Hỗ trợ Quan hệ Đối tác Công - Tư (PPP) tại Việt Nam : Bảng Dữ liệu Dự án Translated PDS Feb 2014
Public-Private Partnership Support Project Procurement Plans Sep 2013
Public-Private Partnership Support Project - Additional Cofinancing Reports and Recommendations of the President Aug 2013
Loan Agreement (Special Operations) for Public-Private Partnership Support Project Loan Agreement (Special Operations) Jan 2013
Public-Private Partnership Support Project Reports and Recommendations of the President Oct 2012
Public-Private Partnership Support Project Project/Program Administration Manual Aug 2012

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards
Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

None currently available.


Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

Title Document Type Document Date
Viet Nam: Public–Private Partnership Support Project Validations of Project Completion Reports Jul 2022

Related Publications

None currently available.


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Tenders

No tenders for this project were found.

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor | Address Executing Agency Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
TECHNIAL ASSISTANCE FOR NORTH-SOUTH EXPRESSWAY IN THE EAST CONSTRUCTION PROJECT: MAI SON - NATION AL HIGHWAY 45 - NGHI SON SECTIONS Loan 2920 11 Jan 2019 DELOITTE TOUCHE TOHMATSU INDIA LLP | 7TH FLOOR, BUILDING 10, TOWER B DLF CYBER CITY COMPLEX, DLF CITY PHASE 2 INDIA Ministry of Planning and Investment 439,618.84 439,596.49
TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE FOR THE EASTERN NORTH-SOUTH EXPRESSWAY CONSTRUCTION PROJECT (NGHI SON-DIEN CHAU AND DIEN CHAU-BAI VOT SECTIONS0 Loan 2920 30 Jul 2019 JV ERNST & YOUNG SOLUTIONS LLP (SINGAPORE) | 1 RAFFLES QUAY, 318-01, SINGAPORE 048583 SINGAPORE Ministry of Planning and Investment 595,115.91 594,893.51

Procurement Plan

Title Document Type Document Date
Public-Private Partnership Support Project Procurement Plans Sep 2013