40075-043: National Trade Corridor Highway Investment Program, Tranche 3

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


In 2007, ADB approved a multitranche financing facility (MFF) of $900 million for the National Trade Corridor Highway Investment Program (NTCHIP) to assist the government in implementing NTCIP. The MFF would assist NHA in constructing new expressways and motorways of 343 km included in the NHA s national highway development plan 2006 2015. In December 2007, ADB approved Project 1 designed to construct 184 km of the Faisalabad-Khanewal motorway (M4) and 34 km of Peshawar-Torkham expressway (E1) ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 40075-043
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Proposed
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 127,000
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

Related Projects



Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

The Public Communications Policy (PCP) recognizes that transparency and accountability are essential to development effectiveness. It establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced.

The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.

In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.

Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Dong-Soo Pyo
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
National Highway Authority

PDS Creation Date
21 Oct 2009

Last PDS Update
15 Sep 2014