33246-013: SME Sector Development Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 33246-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 1896
Loan No. 1895
Loan No. 1894
TA No. 3822
Approval Date 20 Dec 2001
Closing Date 28 Oct 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 87,250
Geographical Location Sri Lanka countrywide
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Small and Medium Enterprise Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Small and medium-sized enterprise loan accounts opened or end borrowers reached (number) 2,020

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Mayumi Ozaki
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Economic and Industrial Development
Mr. W. Dheerasekera, Secretary

Ministry of Finance and Planning
Mr. Faiz Mohideen

PDS Creation Date
17 Oct 2006

Last PDS Update
05 Mar 2013