Heilongjiang Green Urban and Economic Revitalization Project: Report and Recommendation of the President

Reports and Recommendations of the President | November 2017

The report and recommendation of the President to the Board of Directors (RRP) document describes the terms and conditions of a project for consideration and approval by ADB's Board of Directors. This document dated November 2017 is provided for the ADB project 49021-002 in the People's Republic of China (PRC).

The project is timely and essential to provide strategic and comprehensive multicity support to non-coal diversification aiming at economic revitalization and improving urban living conditions through two types of components: (i) financial intermediation component (FIC) which is linked to a business development services subcomponent to strengthen the capacity of small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and enable private sector development; and (ii) investment project components to clean up the environment from coal-mining impact, and improve urban infrastructure and public services for people in the coal-dependent cities of Hegang, Jixi, Qitaihe, and Shuangyashan (project cities) in eastern Heilongjiang Province in northeastern PRC.