Bhutan: Preparing Road Network Expansion Project
This technical assistance aided the Government of Bhutan in preparing a project to strengthen road sector institutions, improve strategic road networks, and provide access roads in rural communities. It also assisted the Government to formulate a midterm road sector development framework and prepare a road investment component.
|Approval||2 Jul 2003|
|Funding Type||Technical Assistance|
Feasibility study of Simtokha-Wangduephodrang (64 km) east-west highway, and the north-south highway of Trongsa-Gelephu (244 km) updated
Midterm road sector development framework formulated
$500,000 (Asian Development Bank, financed through the Japan Special Fund)