36419-013: SME Development Support

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The overall objective of the Project is to help the Government implement its SME Development Plan 2004-2010 in cooperation with other development partners, and by supporting SME development contribute to broad-based economic growth to generate employment opportunities. In President Arroyo's 10-point agenda, the concrete target is to create at least 6 million jobs in 6 years through, among other things, promoting SMEs by tripling financing available, and developing land for agricultural business.... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 36419-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2186
Approval Date 29 Sep 2005
Closing Date 13 Feb 2009
Geographical Location Nationwide.
Sector / Subsector Classification Industry and trade
/ Small and Medium Enterprise Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: FI

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Asa Malmstrom Rognes
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Small Business Guarantee and Finance Corporation
*Mr. Benel P. Lagua

PDS Creation Date
28 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
15 Aug 2007

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