Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Provincial Roads Improvement Project (Additional Financing) (ADB-47360-003)

Countries
  • Pakistan
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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
Dec 7, 2018
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Borrower
Government of Pakistan
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Sectors
  • Transport
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 75.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Loan Amount (USD)
$ 75.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Feb 20, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Dec 7, 2018


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Project Description

According to the bank website, the additional financing will widen the 42 km road section between Mardan and Swabi. The additional financing will further strengthen the capacity of the CWD by supporting the government to develop a Khyber Pakhtunkhwa road network master plan for the next 20 years, and by building a central laboratory for the PKHA and providing training to CWD staff.

Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information

Responsible ADB Officer Ning, Jiangbo
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP)
Engr. Zahid Akhtar Sabri, Director Commercial / PM Machai HPP
zasabri@hotmail.com
Sarhad Hydel Development Organization, 372-WAPDA House, Shami Road, Peshawar, NWFP, PAKISTAN 

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