38150-012: Implementation of Inter-island Transport Reforms

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The goal of the TA is to determine and implement options for the development of more efficient and effective inter-island transport services Inter-island maritime transport in Solomon Islands is provided through some private providers and some quasi-public provincial shipping services. Domestic air transport is provided by the state-owned national airline. There is little competition in service provision in either sector. Due to a dispersed and very poor population, services often run at a ... Read More

Country Solomon Islands
Project Number 38150-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4588
Approval Date 20 May 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 495
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Water Transport


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