46452-002: SASEC Railway Connectivity Investment Program

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Description

The South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) Railway Connectivity Investment Program (the investment program) will improve the performance of the railway sector in Bangladesh by implementing a series of infrastructure and rolling stock capacity improvement investments to overcome capacity bottlenecks in sections with subregional impact, e.g., the Dhaka Chittagong Cox s Bazar Myanmar Border and the Dhaka Ishurdi Indian Border corridors. The subprojects to be financed under the investme... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 46452-002
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Proposed
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 866,400
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ Rail Transport
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Regional cooperation and integration

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Responsible ADB Officer
Markus Roesner
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SARD

Last PDS Update
14 Apr 2014

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