GMS: Mekong Tourism Development (Loan - Lao PDR)


Project 33434-013
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Type Loan
Sector Industry and Trade
Country Lao PDR
Start 2002
End 2008
Status Closed
Last Edited 05 Jul 2021


US$('000) 14,200

Project Description

The Project will promote the development of the tourism sector in the lower Mekong River basin. It will improve tourism-related infrastructure in Cambodia, Lao PDR, and Viet Nam (Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) participating countries [GMSPC]), support pro-poor community based tourism projects in the rural areas of these countries, facilitate private sector participation in tourism marketing and promotion, establish mechanisms to increase subregional cooperation, and facilitate the movement of tourists across borders.

Progress (as of March 2021)

Project closed


Contact 1
Contact Name Schipani, Steven M.
Organization Asian Development Bank
Contact 2
Contact Name -
Organization -
Email -

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