39674-022: CAREC Transport Corridor 1 (Bishkek-Torugart Road) Project 1

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Description

The 500 kilometer (km) Bishkek-Torugart road is part of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Corridor 1 linking the Kyrgyz Republic with the People's Republic of China (PRC) and other Central Asian countries. The Torugart post is a major border control and customs facility between the Kyrgyz Republic and the PRC. The road condition is poor; border-crossing facilities and procedures are outdated and inefficient, and they obstruct international traffic and trade. Improved ... Read More

Country Kyrgyz Republic
Project Number 39674-022
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 0123
Approval Date 14 Nov 2008
Closing Date 11 Mar 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 20,000
Geographical Location Naryn Oblast, Kyrgyzstan
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Some gender benefits
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Susan Lim
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Transport and Communications
Mr. S. Ibraimov

PDS Creation Date
10 Jun 2008

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013

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