47025-001: Supporting Participation in the South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation Trade Facilitation Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The TA will help strengthen the technical and institutional capacity of Bhutan's Customs, by better aligning procedures and practices with internationally accepted standards. The TA has three main components: (i) supporting Bhutan's accession to the Revised Kyoto Convention (RKC); (ii) enhancing the capacity of customs automation; and (iii) establishing a functional national trade facilitation body. (i) Supporting Bhutan's accession to the RKC. The TA will assist in preparing the ... Read More

Country Bhutan
Project Number 47025-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8437
Approval Date 20 Aug 2013
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Industry and trade
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)

 

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