37233-012: Intermodal Transport Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

Transport in the Philippines is essentially multimodal, a journey through the archipelago usually combining air, sea, and road transport. Intermodal transport systems and their connections to the hinterland play a crucial role in the economic development of the widely dispersed regions of the country, and provide a lifeline access for remote areas with high poverty incidence. Major constraints to increased regional investment and development include inadequate infrastructure facilities and ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 37233-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4344
Approval Date 31 May 2004
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Transport Management and Policies
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Shihiru Date
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Department of Transportation & Communications
Josephine Bondoc

PDS Creation Date
03 Jan 2006

Last PDS Update
21 Apr 2010

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