42135-012: Pilot Border Trade and Investment Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


To promote trade and investment between Papua New Guinea and Indonesia that will improve people's welfare status in Sandaun, as Indonesia provides cheaper products of daily necessities, and investment will generate tax revenues for the Provincial Government and job opportunities. Read More

Country Papua New Guinea
Project Number 42135-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7125
Approval Date 11 Sep 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 900
Geographical Location West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Trade and services
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Cai Li
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Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pacific Operations Division

Executing Agencies
West Sepik Provincial Administration

PDS Creation Date
10 Jun 2008

Last PDS Update
06 Sep 2011