47373-001: Pacific Business Investment Facility
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
Asian Development Bank (ADB) (i) establish the Pacific Business Investment Trust Fund; (ii) accept and administer grant contributions to the trust fund from bilateral, multilateral, and other sources, in each case substantially in accordance with the terms and conditions set forth in this paper; and (iii) administer a portion of technical assistance (TA) for the Pacific Business Investment Facility, to be financed on a grant basis from the trust fund. Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 8729
|Approval Date||26 Sep 2014|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||1,500|
|Geographical Location||Kiribati,Tonga,Federated States of Micronesia,Nauru,Palau,Tuvalu,Republic of Fiji,Republic of the Marshall Islands,Papua New Guinea,Cook Islands,Samoa,Solomon Islands,Vanuatu|
Industry and trade
Small and medium enterprise finance and leasing
Small and medium enterprise development
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)|
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