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

Countries
  • Bangladesh
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
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
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 1,915.12 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Jul 20, 2020

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

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