46145-001: CAREC Corridor 3 (Shymkent-Tashkent Section) Road Improvement Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project will rehabilitate a 37-km four-lane asphalt-paved Category 1 road section in Kazakhstan, a part of the road connecting Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan, and Shymkent, one of the major industrial cities in Kazakhstan. The remaining part will be financed by European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) in parallel. The project road will start from Shymkent, a junction of CAREC Corridors 1 and 3, and is expected to extend benefits of the ongoing ADB-financed improvement ... Read More

Country Kazakhstan
Project Number 46145-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2916
Loan No. -
Approval Date 05 Oct 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 85,000
Geographical Location Shymkent-Tashkent
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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