34327-013: SME Sector Development (Program Loan)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The goal of the SME Sector Development is that SMEs improve their contribution to economic growth, employment, and povery reduction. The objective is to improve SME's (i) competitiveness and facilitate their participation in the formal economy, (ii) access to business support services, and (iv) access to improved public and private sector support institutions through capacity building. This will be achieved through a mix of policy reforms, institutional development measures, and knowledge ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 34327-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2066
Approval Date 19 Dec 2003
Closing Date 27 Jun 2008
Geographical Location tbd
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Small and Medium Enterprise Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

Results Delivered

Small and medium-sized enterprise loan accounts opened or end borrowers reached (number) 217,662

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
Rainer Hartel
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance

Last PDS Update
16 Oct 2007