South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation Dhaka-Northwest Corridor Road Project, Phase 2 (ADB-40540-016)

Countries
  • Bangladesh
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Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Oct 24, 2017
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Borrower
Government of Bangladesh
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Sectors
  • Transport
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Loan Amount (USD)
$ 1,200.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 1,915.12 million
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Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Nov 7, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Oct 24, 2017


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Project Description
The project will improve the road connectivity and efficiency of Dhaka-Northwest international trade corridor. To ensure the sustainability of the outcome, an associated technical assistance is proposed to assist the government in updating its master plan for roads and improving its planning capacity. CONSULTING SERVICES A project implementation consultant will be engaged for construction supervision and capacity development. PROCUREMENT The Mission and RHD discussed the procurement plan for the project. RHD proposed to follow the approach of SASEC Road Connectivity Project. A total of 8 to 10 packages of civil works will be procured.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
MFF Facility Concept 0103-BAN: South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation Dhaka-Northwest Corridor Road Project, Phase 2 Ordinary capital resources US$ 1,150.00 million concessional ordinary capital resources lending / Asian Development Fund US$ 50.00 million MFF Facility Concept: South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation Dhaka-Northwest Corridor Road Project, Phase 2 Japan International Cooperation Agency US$ 242.52 million TA 9408-BAN: Updating the Road Master Plan Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 2.00 million
Contact Information
PROJECT CONTACTS Executing Agencies Roads and Highways Department Sarak Bhaban Tejgaon, Dhaka-1208 Bangladesh Project Officer Lee, Dong Kyu South Asia Department ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB The Accountability Mechanism is an independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by an Asian Development Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Accountability Mechanism, they may investigate to assess whether the Asian Development Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can learn more about the Accountability Mechanism and how to file a complaint at: http://www.adb.org/site/accountability-mechanism/main