38396-012: Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) Transport Infrastructure and Logistics Study

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The ultimate objective of the TA is to increase trade and travel among BIMSTEC member countries and further integration of their economies. The TA will help identify, evaluate and prioritize short-, medium-, and long-term policies and strategies, including specific roles to be played by ADB and other development partners, to relieve critical transport infrastructure and logistics bottlenecks, and increase the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of freight and passenger flows among BIMSTEC member ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 38396-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 6335
Approval Date 14 Aug 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 960
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ Transport Management and Policies

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Lise Weidner
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
Mr. Newin Sinsiri

PDS Creation Date
02 Mar 2006

Last PDS Update
12 Dec 2008

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