CAREC Corridors 2, 5, and 6 (Dushanbe-Kurgonteppa) Road Project (ADB-49042-004)

  • Tajikistan
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Specific Location
Dushanbe; Kurgonteppa; Chashmasoron
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  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Voting Date
Oct 13, 2016
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Ministry of Transport
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  • Infrastructure
  • Transport
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 65.20 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 96.40 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Jun 26, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Sep 29, 2016

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Project Description

This project finances upgrades and improvements to the toad between Dushanbe and Kurgonteppa, the confluence of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation corridors 2, 5, and 6.

This includes upgrades to the 33km road section between Dushanbe and Chashmasoron, improve facilities and safety along and near this road, strengthen the institutional capacity of the Ministry of Transport, and complete procurement for the next segment of improvements.

Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)

The funding for this project comes from both Grants and Loans provided by the ADB and other funds. The breakdown is as follows:

US$15.8 million Grant from the ADB's Asian Development Fund
US$2.0 million Grant under the Clean Energy Financing Partnership Facility
US$49.4 million Loan from the ADB's Asian Development Fund
US$12.0 million Loan from the OPEC Fund for International Development

Contact Information

Ministry of Transport
14, Aini Street
Dushanbe 734042

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