Project Data Sheet

Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program: Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

PDS Creation Date 08 Aug 2007
PDS Updated as of 08 Jul 2015

Project Name Greater Mekong Subregion: Northern Economic Corridor Project
Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project/Program Number 34231-013
Status Closed
Geographical Location
In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.
Sector Not yet classified
Subsector For Classification
Strategic Agendas
Drivers of Change
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories

Financing

Type/Modality of Assistance Approval Number Source of Funding Approved Amount (thousand)
Loan1989Asian Development Fund30,000
Loan-China, People's Republic of30,000
Loan-Thailand28,500
TOTAL US$ 88,500

Safeguard Categories

For more information about the safeguard categories, please see http://www.adb.org/site/safeguards/safeguard-categories

Environment A

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Stakeholder Communication, Participation and Consultation

During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Description

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Development Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Towards Outcome

Outputs and Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Status of Development Objectives
Status of Operation / Construction
Material Changes

Business Opportunities

Date of First Listing 2007 Aug 09
Consulting Services
Procurement
Procurement and Consulting Notices
http://www.adb.org/projects/34231-013/business-opportunities

Timetable

Concept Clearance
Fact-finding 25 Apr 2002 to 10 May 2002
Management Review Meeting 11 Jun 2002
Approval 20 Dec 2002

Milestones

Approval No. Approval Signing Effectivity Closing
Original Revised Actual
Loan 1989 20 Dec 2002 07 Feb 2003 09 Feb 2004 30 Jun 2007 30 Jun 2009 30 Jun 2009

Utilization

Date Approval Number ADB (US$ thousand) Others (US$ thousand) Net Percentage
Cumulative Contract Awards
31 Aug 2015 Loan 1989 33,406 0 98.00%
Cumulative Disbursements
31 Aug 2015 Loan 1989 34,103 0 100.00%

Status of Covenants

Covenants are categorized under the following categories—audited accounts, safeguards, social, sector, financial, economic, and others. Covenant compliance is rated by category by applying the following criteria: (i) Satisfactory—all covenants in the category are being complied with, with a maximum of one exception allowed, (ii) Partly Satisfactory—a maximum of two covenants in the category are not being complied with, (iii) Unsatisfactory—three or more covenants in the category are not being complied with. As per the 2011 Public Communications Policy, covenant compliance ratings for Project Financial Statements apply only to projects whose invitation for negotiation falls after 2 April 2012.

Approval No. Category
Sector Social Financial Economic Others Safeguards Project Financial Statements
Loan 1989
Loan -

Contacts and Update Details

Responsible ADB Officer ()
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Divisions Transport and Communications Division, SERD
Executing Agencies Ministry of Public Works and Transportation(MPWT)
Laokham Sompeth

Links

Project Website http://www.adb.org/projects/34231-013/main
List of Project Documents http://www.adb.org/projects/34231-013/documents