43399-012: Strengthening Institutions for an Improved Investment Climate

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


ADB has long supported reforms in the Philippine investment and business climate through knowledge products, TA, policy-based lending, and investment projects. The investment climate was one of four broad policy reform areas covered by the DPSP, which supported the government s efforts to reduce the transaction costs in business regulation and improve infrastructure policy. A TA project attached to subprogram 1 of the DPSP produced options for regulatory review and studies on the farmer to ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 43399-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7870
Approval Date 26 Sep 2011
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Industry and trade
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Kelly Bird
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
National Economic & Development Authority

Department of Labor and Employment

PDS Creation Date
16 Mar 2010

Last PDS Update
25 Sep 2014