35050-012: Northwest Road Corridor Improvement Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
In 1997, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal agreed to establish the South Asian Growth Quadrangle (SAGQ), which will operate within the SAARC framework. One of the objectives of the SAGQ is to jointly develop physical infrastructure mainly roads, railways, ports, inland waterways, and telecommunication links to promote intra and interregional trade. Nepal, a land-locked country in the region, will benefit from having access to Mongla and Chittagong port in Bangladesh as an alternative to ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 3753
|Approval Date||29 Oct 2001|
Transport and ICT
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