China, People's Republic of: Preparing Regional Cooperation and Integration Projects

Sovereign Project | 51020-001

Project Name Preparing Regional Cooperation and Integration Projects
Project Number 51020-001
Country / Economy China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9373-PRC: Preparing Regional Cooperation and Integration Projects
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 1.00 million
TA 9373-PRC: Preparing Regional Cooperation and Integration Projects (Supplementary)
Regional Cooperation and Integration Fund US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development / Forestry

Education / Pre-primary and primary - social protection initiatives - Secondary

Industry and trade / Small and medium enterprise development - Trade and services

Transport / Multimodal logistics - Rail transport (non-urban) - Road transport (non-urban)

Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Other urban services - Urban sewerage - Urban water supply

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Inner Mongolia, Lincang, Xinjiang
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Yunnan Lincang Border Economic Cooperation Zone Development Project: A Consultant team composed of 20 specialists were mobilized on 4 Dec 2017 and inception mission fielded on 12-22 December 2017. Fact finding mission is scheduled in April 2019. All consultants inputs delivered and contracts completed by 31 May 2019. The contacts for Team Leader and Financial Analyst will have to be extended by 2 months as minor revisions are needed in the cost allocation calculations and procurement plan and some parts in the draft RRP. The Yunnan Lincang Project was approved on 10 December 2018. Xinjiang RCI Promotion Investment Program subproject: International and national consultants were engaged and mobilized; they conducted initial field surveys in July 2018. A pre-fact finding mission was fielded in October 2018; and loan fact-finding was conducted in January 2019 to prepare the proposed multi-tranche financing facility and tranche 1 documentation. Inner Mongolia Sustainable Cross-Border Development Investment Project: The reconnaissance mission was conducted in April 2019. An interim mission was fielded in July 2018 and loan fact-finding mission was fielded in September 2019. Project documentation is under preparation for ADB Management Review Meeting. A management review meeting was held on 29 January 2020 and the project is planned for Board consideration in October 2020.A project-specific procurement training was virtually delivered to the executing agencies, implementing agencies, project management office and project implementing entities, and the procurement agent on 18 March 2021 for the Inner Mongolia Sustainable Cross-Border Development Investment Program Tranche 1.

The TA currently supports the start up implementation for the Inner Mongolia Sustainable Cross-Border Development Investment Program, Tranche 1. Legal specialist, implementation specialist, and procurement specialists were engaged to support the IMAR project management office.

Responsible ADB Officer Karimova, Zulfia K.
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Mgt, Financial Sector and Regional Coop Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Sanlihe, Xicheng District
Beijing,100820
People's Republic of China
National Development and Reform Commission
No. 38 South Yuetan St.
Beijing 100824
China
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 06 Oct 2017
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 30 Sep 2021

TA 9373-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
12 Sep 2017 06 Oct 2017 06 Oct 2017 30 Sep 2019 31 Dec 2021 11 Feb 2022
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
2,000,000.00 0.00 300,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 2,300,000.00 17 Jun 2022 1,813,766.07

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Preparing Regional Cooperation and Integration Projects - Procurement Expert Individual - Consulting Closed 31 Aug 2021 06 Sep 2021
Legal Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 02 Jul 2021 08 Jul 2021
Implementation Expert (National) Individual - Consulting Closed 30 Jun 2021 06 Jul 2021
Procurement Expert (National) Individual - Consulting Closed 30 Jun 2021 06 Jul 2021
Procurement Expert (International) Individual - Consulting Closed 17 Jun 2021 23 Jun 2021
Preparing Regional Cooperation and Integration Projects: Procurement and Contract Management Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 23 Dec 2020 06 Jan 2021
International Editor Individual - Consulting Closed 06 Feb 2020 12 Feb 2020
Health Security Specialist - IMAR Project Individual - Consulting Closed 31 Jul 2019 06 Aug 2019
_National Trade and Wildlife Trafficking Assessment Specialist - IMAR Individual - Consulting Closed 02 Jul 2019 04 Jul 2019
Financial Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 17 Mar 2019 23 Mar 2019
Climate Change Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 15 Mar 2019 17 Mar 2019
Regional Cooperation Specialist/Team Leader -IMAR Individual - Consulting Closed 07 Mar 2019 13 Mar 2019
National Institutional and Capacity Building Specialist - IMAR Project Individual - Consulting Closed 01 Mar 2019 07 Mar 2019
Financial Specialist-International Individual - Consulting Closed 11 Oct 2018 17 Oct 2018
Economist-International Individual - Consulting Closed 20 Apr 2018 26 Apr 2018
Trade and Logistics Specialist (Deputy Team Leader) Individual - Consulting Closed 24 Mar 2018 30 Mar 2018
Environmental Specialist-National Individual - Consulting Closed 13 Mar 2018 17 Mar 2018
Financial Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 03 Mar 2018 07 Mar 2018
Social Development Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 01 Mar 2018 07 Mar 2018
Civil Engineer and Procurement Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 23 Feb 2018 01 Mar 2018
Social Development and Resettlement Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 16 Feb 2018 01 Mar 2018
ICT (Smart City) Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 13 Feb 2018 26 Feb 2018
Economist Individual - Consulting Closed 13 Feb 2018 26 Feb 2018
Customs and Single Window Specialist (XINJIANG SUBPROJECT) Individual - Consulting Closed 13 Feb 2018 26 Feb 2018
Climate Change Specialist (XINJIANG SUBPROJECT) Individual - Consulting Closed 06 Feb 2018 19 Feb 2018
Civil Engineer and Procurement Specialist (XINJIANG SUBPROJECT) Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Jan 2018 25 Jan 2018
Institutional and Capacity Building Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Jan 2018 25 Jan 2018
SME Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Jan 2018 25 Jan 2018
Trade and Logistics Specialist (Team Leader) Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Jan 2018 25 Jan 2018
SME Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Jan 2018 25 Jan 2018
Financial Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Jan 2018 25 Jan 2018
Resettlement Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Jan 2018 25 Jan 2018
Health Facility Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Jan 2018 25 Jan 2018
Environmental Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Jan 2018 25 Jan 2018
_Education Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 24 Nov 2017 30 Nov 2017
_Junior Resettlement Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 01 Nov 2017 07 Nov 2017
_Senior Resettlement Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 24 Oct 2017 06 Nov 2017
_Civil Engineer/Team Leader Individual - Consulting Closed 17 Oct 2017 23 Oct 2017
_Deputy Team Leader Individual - Consulting Closed 17 Oct 2017 23 Oct 2017

Contracts Awarded

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Procurement Plan

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