Cambodia: Private Sector and Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise Development Program

Sovereign Project | 38421-012 Status: Closed

Summary

This PPTA will provide technical input to the Mission and the Government to formulate a Private Sector and Small and Medium Enteprise Development Program Loan (PSD)

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Project Name Private Sector and Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise Development Program
Project Number 38421-012
Country Cambodia
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7056-CAM: Private Sector and Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise Development Program
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 550,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade - Small and medium enterprise development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description This PPTA will provide technical input to the Mission and the Government to formulate a Private Sector and Small and Medium Enteprise Development Program Loan (PSD)
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact The impact of the PPTA is to improve the business environment so that the private sector can operate efficiently.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Two outcomes are expected: (i) technical inputs to the Government and ADB to formulate a private sector and SME development program loan that helps reduce poverty and increase jobs by expanding the private sector, and (ii) technical background papers on the Government's PSD agenda anchored in its trade development strategy and DTIS.
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

(i) PPTA completion report

(ii) Midterm review report

(iii) Stakeholder consultations (workshops)

(iv) Government-Donor Private Sector Developmetn Steering Committee

(v) Private sector forum

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
Safeguard Categories
Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services A team of 7 international consultants will be paired with 6 national consultants to implement the TA activities. ADB will recruit the consultants individually. The TA will require 35 person-months of consulting services (11 international and 24 national). The key activities will include economic modelling to assess economy-wide impacts of cross-cutting reforms, SME development (access to technology and business development services), trade policy reforms, domestic trade (including backward linkages to farmers), and competition policy.
Procurement none
Responsible ADB Officer Kelly Bird
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Industry and Handicraft
No. 45, Preah Norodom Blvd(41),12205
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Timetable
Concept Clearance 20 Dec 2006
Fact Finding 12 Nov 2007 to 15 Nov 2007
MRM -
Approval 29 Jan 2008
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 31 Mar 2009
Last PDS Update 15 Sep 2009

TA 7056-CAM

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
29 Jan 2008 11 Mar 2008 11 Mar 2008 30 Sep 2008 30 Nov 2009 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
550,000.00 0.00 100,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 650,000.00 29 Jan 2008 325,354.33

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