Kazakhstan: KazPost Financial Strengthening and Modernization Project

Sovereign Project | 40552-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name KazPost Financial Strengthening and Modernization Project
Project Number 40552-012
Country Kazakhstan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4874-KAZ: KazPost Financial Strengthening and Modernization Project
Japan Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Information and communication technology - ICT industries and ICT-enabled services

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Kazakhstan

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

PPTA Fact-finding mission has taken place during 26 Aug-5 Sep. The MOU of the fact-finding mission is expected to be signed on 5 Sep 2006.

TA requires approximately 8.5 person-months of internaitonal consulting services and 15 person-month of domestic consulting services. International cosultants will be (i) a postal services industry specialist for 2 person-months, (ii) financial services industry specialist for 1.5 person-months, (iii) cash flow modeler for 1.5 person-months, (iv) credit ratings experts for 1.5 person-months, and (v) a construction management specialist for 2 person-months. One of international consultants will be the team leader responsible for all aspects of TA implementation.

The domestic consultants will be: (i) detailed design engineer for 5 person-months, (ii) information technology specialist for 5 person-months, (iii) construction budgeting consultant for 5 person-months.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Guanghui Li
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Kazakhstan Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Samruk State Holdings Company
Mr. Ulf Wokurka
20/1 Kabanbay Batyr Ave., Astana 010000 Republic of Kazakhstan, Samruk State Holdings Company


Concept Clearance 17 Aug 2006
Fact Finding 26 Aug 2006 to 05 Sep 2006
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 26 Nov 2009
Last PDS Update 26 Nov 2009

TA 4874-KAZ

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
22 Nov 2006 06 Feb 2007 06 Feb 2007 31 Mar 2007 28 Feb 2010 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
600,000.00 0.00 400,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,000,000.00 22 Nov 2006 163,250.60

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