36419-013: SME Development Support

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The overall objective of the Project is to help the Government implement its SME Development Plan 2004-2010 in cooperation with other development partners, and by supporting SME development contribute to broad-based economic growth to generate employment opportunities. In President Arroyo's 10-point agenda, the concrete target is to create at least 6 million jobs in 6 years through, among other things, promoting SMEs by tripling financing available, and developing land for agricultural ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 36419-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2186
Approval Date 29 Sep 2005
Closing Date 13 Feb 2009
Geographical Location Nationwide.
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Small and Medium Enterprise Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: FI

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