Kazakhstan: MFF - Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Sections) Investment Program (Facility)

Sovereign Project | 43439-013 Status: Active

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Project Name MFF - Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Sections) Investment Program (Facility)
Project Number 43439-013
Country Kazakhstan
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
MFF Facility Concept 0047-KAZ: MFF - Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridor 2 (Mangystau Oblast Sections) Investment Program (Facility)
Ordinary capital resources US$ 800.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome Transport efficiency can be measured after road construction.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

Tranche 1 (L2728): The loan of $283 million was approved in December 2010, and declared effective in May 2012. The loan savings of $104 million was cancelled in July 2014. The road construction in 200-km road sections (km 372.6 - 514.3 and km 574 - 632.3) of the Aktau -Manasha road was completed in December 2014. The road users are starting to benefit from these improved road sections. The project''s capacity building component is still ongoing. The loan is expected to be closed in 2016.

Tranche 2 (L2967): The loan of $371.3 million was approved in December 2012, and declared effective in January 2014. The works in upgrading a 169.7-km section of the national highway A380 between Aktau and Beineu just commenced. The loan is expected to be closed in 2017.

Geographical Location Mangystau Oblast Section of the Astrakan-Aktau Corridor

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement B
Indigenous Peoples C

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects MOTC prepared an environmental assessment and review framework for the investment program following ADB's Safeguard Policy Statement, and Kazakhstan laws.
Involuntary Resettlement MOTC prepared a land acquisition and resettlement framework for the investment program following ADB's Safeguard Policy Statement, and Kazakhstan laws.
Indigenous Peoples No indigenous peoples will be affected by the investment program.
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Public consultations were conducted during project preparation (LARP, IEE and detailed design), and will continue to be held to reflect local concerns in the project design.
During Project Implementation Public consultations will continue to be held to reflect local concerns in the project design.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services Recruitment of all consultants financed from ADB will follow ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants and the procurement plans for each of the tranche projects under the investment program. Consulting firms will be selected and engaged using ADB's quality- and cost-based selection procedures and the full technical proposal method.
Procurement Procurement of goods, civil works, and related services financed from ADB will follow ADB's Procurement Guidelines and the procurement plans to be developed for each tranche project under the investment program. Civil works contracts over $3 million will be procured through international competitive bidding (ICB) without pre-qualification of bidders. National competitive bidding (NCB) for civil works could be conducted for contracts not exceeding $3 million. ADB's prior review procedures will be followed. MOTC agreed to include the relevant sections of ADB's Anticorruption Policy in all bidding and contractual documents.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Susan Lim
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Investment and Development
Mr. Nurlanbek Omirbayev
umirbayev@mtc.gov.kz, vaisova_b@mtc.gov.kz
Transport Tower, 47 Kabanbay Batyr Avenue, Astana 010000, Kazakhstan

Timetable

Concept Clearance 18 Jun 2010
Fact Finding 17 Jun 2010 to 12 Apr 2011
MRM 11 Aug 2010
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 23 Jul 2010
Last PDS Update 19 Mar 2015

MFF Facility Concept 0047-KAZ

Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 1,212.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 800.00 - 0.00 0.00 %
Counterpart 412.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 - 0.00 0.00 %

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