Bhutan: Strengthening of the Credit Information Bureau

Sovereign Project | 41147-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Strengthening of the Credit Information Bureau
Project Number 41147-012
Country Bhutan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7084-BHU: Strengthening of the Credit Information Bureau
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 350,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Finance - Banking systems and nonbank financial institutions

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 Bhutan

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 A single source selection (SSS) method will be used to engage an international CIB management specialist (0.75 person-month) through Dun and Bradstreet ( the developer of credit information software purchased by the Government) to: (i) set up and provide relevant training for the required MIS and (ii) design and plan the advanced management training and overseas attachment programs.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Jiro Tsunoda
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Royal Government of Bhutan
Thimphu, Bhutan
Attention: Director


Concept Clearance 06 Feb 2008
Fact Finding 25 Feb 2008 to 28 Feb 2008
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 16 Jul 2009
Last PDS Update 26 Jul 2010

TA 7084-BHU

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
27 May 2008 19 Jun 2008 19 Jun 2008 31 Jul 2009 31 Jul 2010 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
350,000.00 0.00 80,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 430,000.00 27 May 2008 349,861.10
Title Document Type Document Date
Strengthening of the Credit Information Bureau TA Completion Reports Oct 2012
Strengthening of the Credit Information Bureau Technical Assistance Reports May 2008

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