Cambodia: Second Financial Sector Program Cluster (Subprogram 2)

Sovereign Project | 34389-023

The Asian Development Bank is working with Cambodia to strengthen the country’s financial system so that it can more effectively support the country’s economic growth. The program is supporting a broad range of initiatives, including upgrading the payment, clearance, and settlement systems; improving public financial information disclosure; and establishing a credit information bureau.

Project Name Second Financial Sector Program Cluster (Subprogram 2)
Project Number 34389-023
Country / Economy Cambodia
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 2479-CAM: Second Financial Sector Program Cluster (Subprogram 2)
Asian Development Fund US$ 10.30 million
TA 7185-CAM: Implementation of Key Policy Triggers of Subprogram 3
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 300,000.00
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
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact A sound, market-based financial system that enhances resource mobilization and sustainable economic growth.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome A growing, resilient, and efficient financial system.
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

(i) Improved confidence and financial intermediation.

(ii) Maintain stability in the financial sector.

(iii) Promote good governance.

(iv) Enhance efficiency in the financial sector.

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
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
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services tbd
Procurement Loan proceeds will be used to finance full foreign exchange cost (excluding local duties and taxes) of items produced and procured in ADB member countries, excluding a negative list of ineligible items, and import finance by other bilateral and multilateral sources.
Responsible ADB Officer Tukuafu, Samiuela
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
National Bank of Cambodia
Tal Nay Im
P.O. Box 25
22-24 Norodom Blvd.
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Concept Clearance 06 Dec 2007
Fact Finding 28 Apr 2008 to 08 May 2008
MRM 28 Jul 2008
Approval 05 Dec 2008
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 06 Feb 2009
Last PDS Update 28 Jul 2010

Loan 2479-CAM

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
05 Dec 2008 08 Dec 2008 22 Dec 2008 30 Apr 2009 - 30 Apr 2009
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 10.30 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 10.30 17 Jun 2022 10.45 0.00 100%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 17 Jun 2022 10.45 0.00 100%

TA 7185-CAM

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
05 Dec 2008 05 Jan 2009 05 Jan 2009 31 Jan 2010 31 May 2010 14 Jul 2010
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
300,000.00 0.00 75,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 375,000.00 17 Jun 2022 258,540.16

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