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Countries:
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  • Tajikistan
Banks:
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
  • Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)
  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
Bank Risk Rating: B
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Sectors:
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  • Transport
Project Cost (USD): $ 105.90 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.

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Original disclosure @ AIIB website
Updated in EWS: 2018-01-23
Dushanbe-Uzbekistan Border Road Improvement Project
AIIB-00002

Project Description
AIIB approved a loan of $27.5 million for the Dushanbe-Uzbekistan Border Road Improvement Project on June 24, 2016. The Project is cofinanced by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, which contributes an amount of $62.5 million, for a total project cost of $105.9 million. Under the Project, the 5-km section will be rehabilitated and upgraded between Avicenna Roundabout and West Gate of the Dushanbe-Uzbekistan border road. The project road - the last missing section of the Asian Highway Network and the CAREC Corridor 3 in Tajikistan’s territory - was built 30 years ago and is currently in a poor condition. The scope includes: (1) Constructing a 3-level traffic interchange and related pedestrian under-passes at 82nd roundabout; (2) Building a 3-level traffic interchange at Avicenna roundabout; (3) Constructing two 2-level traffic interchanges at key local road crossings; (4) Widening the Project road to dual 4 lanes; (5) Improving adjacent intersecting roads; (6) Reconstructing pavements; (7) Constructing several pedestrian underpasses. The Ministry of Transport of Tajikistan is the project executing agency.
Investment Description
Bank Documents