40011-012: North-South Fast Track Road Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The overall objective of the TA is to prepare for an investment program which will improve road linkage of the East-West highway to North-South Corridor and thereby strengthen road connectivity to major economic activities center and neighboring countries. It will increase the capacity and efficiency of the road network in the country and promote economic growth, better access to rural produce, and domestic as well as regional trade. This will improve transport reliability and provide cost-effec... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 40011-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4842
Approval Date 15 Sep 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 850
Geographical Location Nepal
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Valerie Lisack
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Physical Planning and Works
Mr. Dinker Sharma

PDS Creation Date
23 Jan 2007

Last PDS Update
24 Oct 2012

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