36207-012: Strengthening of the Payment and Settlement System for Bhutan

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of this TA will be establishing a global and integrated payment and settlement system throughout Bhutan, to promote financial market and private sector development. Current practices and institutional arrangements will be reviewed, with a view to preparing a comprehensive, computerized payment and settlement system which will address the needs of banks, businesses and individuals in a sustainable, efficient, transparent manner. The TA will explore the possibility of graduating ... Read More

Country Bhutan
Project Number 36207-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4386
Approval Date 07 Sep 2004
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 275
Geographical Location Bhutan
Sector Finance
Subsector Banking Systems

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Chia-Hsin Hu
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Department of Aid and Debt Management
Nima Wangdi, Director

PDS Creation Date
07 Nov 2007

Last PDS Update
16 Apr 2010