China, People's Republic of: Study of Financial Reform in Rural Areas of the Central Plains Economic Zone

Sovereign Project | 48009-001

Summary

ADB has previously supported building an inclusive, market-oriented, rural finance system and strenthening financial supervision in rural finance. The TA is a continuation of ADB's support for the rural finance development in the People's Republic of China and for the balanced growth in agricultural areas of the Henan province. The TA will provide further assistance for the Henan provincial government in promoting development of effective and sustainable rural financial system in agricultural areas of the Central Plains Economic Zone.

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Project Name Study of Financial Reform in Rural Areas of the Central Plains Economic Zone
Project Number 48009-001
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8722-PRC: Study of Financial Reform in Rural Areas of the Central Plains Economic Zone
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 400,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector Finance - Finance sector development
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description ADB has previously supported building an inclusive, market-oriented, rural finance system and strenthening financial supervision in rural finance. The TA is a continuation of ADB's support for the rural finance development in the People's Republic of China and for the balanced growth in agricultural areas of the Henan province. The TA will provide further assistance for the Henan provincial government in promoting development of effective and sustainable rural financial system in agricultural areas of the Central Plains Economic Zone.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact More effective and sustainable rural financial services provided in the CPEZ
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Improved policy with actionable road map for the establishment of rural financial system in the CPEZ
Progress Toward Outcome TA implementation is in the initial stage.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

1. Comprehensive report on rural financial system in the CPEZ completed.

2. Policy recommendation and roadmap on financial reform in rural areas of the CPEZ formulated and presented

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) Only the team was mobilized. Recruitment of other consultants still ongoing. Inception meeting will be scheduled soon these consultants are hired.
Geographical Location
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation Regular meetings with the IA.
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services One international consultant for 4 person-months and four national consultants for 18 person-months will be engaged in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (March 2013, as amended from time to time), and proceeds will be disbursed in accordance with ADB's Technical Assistance Disbursement Handbook (2010, as amended from time to time).
Responsible ADB Officer Ahyoung Kim
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Mgt, Financial Sector and Regional Coop Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Henan Finance Bureau27 Jingsan Road
Zhengzhou of Henan
People's Republic of China
Timetable
Concept Clearance 24 Jul 2014
Fact Finding 26 May 2014 to 27 May 2014
MRM -
Approval 18 Sep 2014
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 30 Mar 2015

TA 8722-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
18 Sep 2014 17 Oct 2014 17 Oct 2014 30 Jun 2016 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
400,000.00 0.00 100,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 500,000.00 18 Sep 2014 34,867.16

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