43441-012: North-South Railway Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The proposed north-south railway line will improve Turkmenistan's accessibility to Kazakhstan, the Persian Gulf countries, the Russian Federation, and South Asia; and increase regional trade. The Project will contribute to sustainable economic growth in Turkmenistan and development of an integrated, efficient railway system in the region. The Project will reduce the transport cost, cut travel time, and improve accessibility to rural areas of the country. This will generate benefits beyond ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 7531
|Approval Date||14 May 2010|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||350|
|Geographical Location||Bereket and Buzhun, Turkmenistan|
|Subsector||Rail transport (non-urban)|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
|Drivers of Change||
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)|
Indigenous People: C
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