Regional: SASEC Tourism Development Project
This project preparatory technical assistance designed and assessed the feasibility of tourism-related infrastructure and facilities in selected multi-country circuits based on the subregional Tourism Development Program. It developed product-specific programs on the themes of “Buddhist circuits” and “ecotourism”. This enhanced tourism, a priority SASEC sector, in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, India, and Sri Lanka.
|Approval||13 Dec 2006|
|Funding Type||Technical Assistance|
|Sector||Industry and Trade|
SASEC Tourism Development Plan, including strategies and product-specific programs on Buddhist circuits and ecotourism development reviewed
Design for a proposed subregional tourism development project with feasible investment proposals agreed upon
$950,000 (Asian Development Bank, financed through the Japan Special Fund)