39221-022: Micro, Small, and Medium-Sized Enterprise Sector Development Program (former Small and Medium Enterprise/Micro Enterprise Development Program)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The overall objective of the proposed MSME SDP is to promote the expansion and growth of a vibrant MSME sector and encourage private sector development for broad-based, sustainable economic growth and employment. To achieve this goal, the MSME SDP will consist of a program grant to address policy reforms and strengthening of the enabling environment; and a project grant, to provide the required funding otherwise not available from the domestic market due to market failure. The Program ... Read More

Country Bhutan
Project Number 39221-022
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Grant No. 0089
Grant No. 0088
Approval Date 21 Nov 2007
Closing Date 21 Dec 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 14,297
Geographical Location Bhutan
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Small and medium enterprise development
Safeguard Categories Environment: FI
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Anqian Huang
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance

PDS Creation Date
20 Apr 2009

Last PDS Update
22 Jul 2014