35242-013: Gas Transmission and Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objectives are to: (i) improve the governance of the gas sector through its restructuring and increased private sector participation by developing an enabling regulatory framework; (ii) ensure the long-term financial viability of the sector by reducing technical and non-technical system losses and improving management of sector entities; and (iii) increase the pace of economic development in less-developed regions of the country by expanding the sustainable use and supply of natural gas. ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 35242-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2189
Loan No. 2188
Grant No. 0019
Loan No. -
Approval Date 27 Oct 2005
Closing Date 04 Jun 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 230,000
Geographical Location Western Part of Bangladesh
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy sector development and institutional reform
Oil and gas transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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