ADB's Focus on Transport
In the Spotlight
ADB's Board of Directors has approved a $150 million loan to support the development of a bus rapid transit system for modern electric trolley buses in Jinan, the most congested city in the People’s Republic of China.
ADB's Board of Directors has approved $1.2 billion in finance for the second phase upgrade of the Dhaka-Northwest international trade corridor in Bangladesh. (Photo from the Government of Bangladesh)
ADB's Board of Directors has approved financing of up to $900 million for a program that will upgrade Sri Lanka’s road network to connect vast rural populations to jobs and services.
Transport is an integral part of most of the activities, goods and services required for supporting and improving people’s lives. ADB assists member countries in developing Asia to building transport infrastructure and services which contribute towards low-carbon, safe, accessible, and affordable transport systems.