32234-053: Railway Sector Investment Program - Tranche 3

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the Railway Sector Investment Program is to promote economic growth by improving the performance of the railway sector. This will be done by (i) implementing a program of organizational and policy reforms to improve BR's commercial orientation; and (ii) financing priority investments to overcome capacity bottlenecks in sectors where such investments are both economically and financially viable e.g. the Dhaka-Chittagong corridor. Impact and Outcome. The impact will be ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 32234-053
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 3097
Approval Date 09 Dec 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 100,000
Sector Transport
Subsector Rail transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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