36357-013: Financial Markets Program for Private Sector Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The objective of the Program is to facilitate private sector participation, including SMEs, in the Sri Lankan economy by supporting Government reforms to eliminate impediments and develop opportunities for greater private sector involvement. The Program aims to create a more vibrant private sector that should take a lead in generating employment opportunities for economic growth and in raising income levels for a larger segment of the country, including the rural areas. Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 36357-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2138
Loan No. 2139
Approval Date 15 Dec 2004
Closing Date 28 Oct 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 65,000
Geographical Location Sri Lanka
Sector Finance
Subsector Finance Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

Results Delivered

Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached (number) 100,991

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
Barbara G. Ericsson
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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 Finance and Planning

PDS Creation Date
31 Jan 2007

Last PDS Update
14 Dec 2011

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