36433-013: Taiyuan-Zhongwei Railway Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The main objective of the Project is to remove a constraint to sustainable economic growth that will help to increase standards of living and to reduce poverty in the project area. This will be achieved by providing affordable railway transportation in the unserved, less developed areas to create conditions necessary for developing local resources and generating employment and income enhancing opportunities. The Project comprises: (i) constructing 520 kms double track electrified standard ... Read More
China, People's Republic of
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 2274
|Approval Date||23 Nov 2006|
|Closing Date||20 Dec 2012|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||300,000|
|Geographical Location||Central part of Shanxi Province & Northwest of Shaanxi & Ningxia Province|
Transport and ICT
|Subsector||Rail transport (non-urban)|
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Some gender benefits|
Indigenous People: B
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