42135-012: Pilot Border Trade and Investment Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

To promote trade and investment between Papua New Guinea and Indonesia that will improve people's welfare status in Sandaun, as Indonesia provides cheaper products of daily necessities, and investment will generate tax revenues for the Provincial Government and job opportunities. Read More

Country Papua New Guinea
Project Number 42135-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7125
Approval Date 11 Sep 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 900
Geographical Location West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Trade and services
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

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