40075-023: National Trade Corridor Highway Investment Program - Tranche 1

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The National Trade Corridor Highway Investment Program (NTCHIP) aims to assist the Government of Pakistan in the implementation of its flagship initiative approved by the Government in 2005. The objective of NTCHIP is to develop and improve road connectivity along the main north-south national highway corridor that will support the national trade corridor (NTC). Road sector efficiencies will be linked to policy reforms and action as identified and endorsed by the Government's reform agenda ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 40075-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2400
Loan No. 2401
Approval Date 17 Dec 2007
Closing Date 20 Jan 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 180,000
Geographical Location Faisalabad - Gojra Punjab
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Transport policies and institutional development
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: A

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