36433-013: Taiyuan-Zhongwei Railway Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The main objective of the Project is to remove a constraint to sustainable economic growth that will help to increase standards of living and to reduce poverty in the project area. This will be achieved by providing affordable railway transportation in the unserved, less developed areas to create conditions necessary for developing local resources and generating employment and income enhancing opportunities. The Project comprises: (i) constructing 520 kms double track electrified standard gauge ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 36433-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2274
Approval Date 23 Nov 2006
Closing Date 20 Dec 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 300,000
Geographical Location Central part of Shanxi Province & Northwest of Shaanxi & Ningxia Province
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ Rail transport (non-urban)
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Some gender benefits
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Fang Wang
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
PRC Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
China Railway Corporation(Formerly MOR)

PDS Creation Date
24 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
26 Jun 2014

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