38151-012: Supporting Business Law Reform

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Recognizing the challenges in the operating business environment, as well as the deficiencies of the existing commercial legal framework and implementing institutions in supporting economic activity, the Government of Solomon Islands has decided to carry out reform of business law. The objectives of the technical assistance (TA) are to: (i) undertake a comprehensive reform of the Companies Act; (ii) formulate a reform road map for the business registration system; and (iii) establish and ... Read More

Country Solomon Islands
Project Number 38151-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 4700
Approval Date 25 Nov 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 400
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Law and Judiciary



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Winfried F. Wicklein
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Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pacific Liaison and Coordination Office in Sydney, Australia

Executing Agencies
Department of Commerce, Industries and Employment
Mr. Jeffrey Wickham, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Commerce

PDS Creation Date
30 Nov 2007

Last PDS Update
06 Aug 2009