46452-001: SASEC Railway Connectivity Investment Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The PPTA will support the following major outputs and activities (i) Updating the Railway Sector Master Plan; (ii) Assessment of the rolling stock maintenance sector of BR and recommendations for the strategy, investments and organization; (iii) Update the design for the Dhirasram Inland Container Depot (ICD) and associated structures to create a logistic chain with possible private sector involvement linking the ICD with Chittagong Port; (iv) Support BR in the Government-internal approval ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 46452-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8597
Approval Date 18 Dec 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,500
Sector Transport
Subsector Rail transport (non-urban)
Transport policies and institutional development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Knowledge solutions (KNS)
Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)

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