44937-014: BEMOBILE EXPANSION PROJECT (PAPUA NEW GUINEA AND THE SOLOMON ISLANDS)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project is to (i) strengthen Bemobile s telecommunication backbone infrastructure to reduce its reliance on the legacy infrastructure of Telikom PNG (the state-owned telecom service provider); (ii) upgrade and expand its existing network in PNG to increase national geographic and population coverage; and (iii) in Solomon Islands (SOL), continue the roll-out of its nationwide network. Read More

Country Regional
Borrower/Equity Investment Name BEMOBILE LIMITED
Project Number 44937-014
Project Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers 7328
Approval Date 25 Mar 2011
Geographical Location Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ ICT
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Private sector development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Jose Manuel Limjap
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 2

PDS Creation Date
27 Jan 2011

Last PDS Update
13 Sep 2013

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