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China, People's Republic of: Strategy for Liaoning North Yellow Sea Regional Cooperation and Development

Sovereign (Public) Project | 48012-001 Status: Closed

Project Details

Project Officer
Chang, Philip East Asia Department Request for information
  • China, People's Republic of
  • Technical Assistance
  • Industry and trade
Project Name Strategy for Liaoning North Yellow Sea Regional Cooperation and Development
Project Number 48012-001
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9036-PRC: Strategy for Liaoning North Yellow Sea Regional Cooperation and Development
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 400,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade / Industry and trade sector development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

1. Cooperation of internal subregions of Northeast PRC augmented (Policies and Measures for Supporting

Revitalization of Northeast PRC)

2. Regional cooperation in Northeast Asia promoted (Visions and Actions for Boosting Joint Construction of

Silk Road Economic Belt and Maritime Silk Road in the 21st Century)

Project Outcome
Description of Outcome RCI development strategy and implementation action plan for Liaoning Province adopted
Progress Toward Outcome

The consultants were mobilized in September 2016.

A dissemination workshop was held on 9 February 2018 in Beijing to present the findings in the technical reports, RCI strategy, and the final report.

Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Status report and impact assessment on implementation of earlier regional development programs produced

RCI priorities and models for Liaoning Province developed

RCI needs assessment, development strategy, and implementation action plan prepared

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

An inception workshop was held on 31 May 2017 in Shenyang, the capital of Liaoning Province, P.R.C. The workshop established the basis for a cooperative relationship with the Liaoning Province Department of Finance (LPDF), the executing agency (EA), and the Provincial Financial Research Institute in Liaoning (PFRIL), the implementing agency (IA). During the workshop, the outline of 5 technical reports, commissioned by the TA, were presented by the consultants to seek comments on the relevance of the issues and knowledge gaps to be addressed. The workshop firmly established the implementation and communication strategies to execute the TA effectively and deliver the desired results.

A concept note and an inception report were submitted by the consulting firm.

The TA closed on 28 February 2018.

Geographical Location Nation-wide
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 A consulting firm will be recruited to provide a team of international and national experts to carry out the proposed studies. The TA will engage three international consultants a team leader, economic analyst, and transport infrastructure finance specialist for a total of 10 person-months, and 3-4 national consultants to include a legal and regulatory expert, an institutional development specialist, collective expertise on regional cooperation initiatives in which the PRC participates, and an expert on developing policy implementation monitoring mechanisms for a total of 24 person-months. The terms of reference of the consultants are in Appendix 3. The consultants will be engaged by ADB in accordance with the Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2013, as amended from time to time). The firm will be selected using quality- and cost-based selection procedures (90:10) requiring submission of simplified technical proposals.
Responsible ADB Officer Chang, Philip
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Mgt, Financial Sector and Regional Coop Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Liaoning Provincial Financial Department
103 North Nanjing Street
Heping District
Shenyang, Liaoning Province
Concept Clearance 13 Nov 2015
Fact Finding 27 Jul 2015 to 30 Jul 2015
Approval 14 Dec 2015
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 20 Mar 2018

TA 9036-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
14 Dec 2015 05 Jan 2016 05 Jan 2016 30 Jul 2017 28 Feb 2018 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
400,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 400,000.00 14 Dec 2015 396,137.12

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No tenders for this project were found.

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor Contractor Address Executing Agency Contract Description Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
Policy and Advisory Technical Assistance 9036 22 Sep 2016 Berkeley Economic Advising and Research (United States) 1442A WALNUT STREET, SUITE 108 BERKELEY CALIFORNIA UNITED STATES 94705 Liaoning Provincial Department of Finance 398,400.00

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