Ho Chi Minh City Green Transport Development (WB-P126507)

  • Vietnam
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Specific Location
Ho Chi Minh
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  • World Bank (WB)
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Voting Date
May 29, 2015
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SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM. Responsible Agency: Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee
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  • Construction
  • Infrastructure
  • Transport
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 124.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 137.45 million
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Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Sep 17, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Aug 22, 2012

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Project Description

The Ho Chi Minh City Green Transport Development Project for Vietnam aims to improve the performance and efficiency of public transport along in Ho Chi Minh City.

The project includes of two components:

The first component, bus rapid transit (BRT) corridor development will be built in order to carry out the construction and supervision of the BRT, improve the traffic management system, develop a transportation fee collection system, provide BRT vehicles and fueling facilities, carry out other integrated and management plans and activities around BRT stations, carry out land acquisition and resettlement plans.

The second component is about capacity building for government officials as training programs and technical support for management and planning, carrying out monitoring and evaluation activities, efficiency fare structure and fare product for the public transportation system.

Investment Description

International Development Association (IDA) 124.00

Total 137.45

Contact Information

I.World Bank Contact
Contact: Arturo Ardila Gomez
Title: Lead Transport Economist
Tel: 473-5861
Email: aardilagomez@worldbank.org

Name: Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Contact: Ms. Doan Hoai Anh
Title: Director General, International Cooperation Department, SBV
Tel: 84439386318
Email: doanhoaianh@yahoo.com

III.Implementing Agencies
Name: Ho Chi Minh City Peoples Committee
Contact: Mr. Luong Minh Phuc
Title: Director, UCCI
Tel: (84-8) 822-3651
Email: luongminhphuc@gmail.com

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