31575-013: Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise (SME) Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project's principal goal is to promote balanced and sustainable economic growth and thereby reduce poverty. In pursuit of this goal, the Project is expected to: (i) revitalize, diversify, and enhance the competitiveness of, Uzbekistan's private sector SMEs; (ii) improve the policy, legal, and regulatory framework for SMEs; (iii) create increased value addition through backward and forward linkages with primary and tertiary sectors, respectively; (iv) generate and sustain additional ... Read More

Country Uzbekistan
Project Number 31575-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1799
Approval Date 11 Dec 2000
Closing Date 14 Dec 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 50,000
Geographical Location Nationwide.
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Small and Medium Enterprise Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B


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