- The Asian Development Bank (ADB) received a US Department of Treasury award for a pioneering rail project in Afghanistan that is providing a cross-border trade link crucial to the country's post-conflict economy. News release.
Aside from progress in the program's four priority sectors, the midyear CAREC Senior Officials' Meeting (SOM) discussed updates on the proposed economic corridor development study, the CAREC development effectiveness review, the CAREC corridor performance measurement and monitoring report, and the CAREC Institute. Read more.
The soon-to-be-completed road from Dushanbe's Western Gate to the Uzbekistan border will provide a vital connection between Tajikistan and its neighbors. See ADB news release.
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The project includes construction of the railway lines, nine stations as well as a locomotive transfer and maintenance depots in Etrek and Bereket, and purchase of locomotives and railway equipment construction and maintenance. Read More
- 13th CCC Meeting
- Uzbekistan Risk Management Training and Systems Assessment Workshop
Revitalizing Industrial Growth in Pakistan: Trade, Infrastructure, and Environmental Performance
The Eurasian Connection : Supply-Chain Efficiency along the Modern Silk Route through Central Asia
CAREC Corridor Performance Measurement and Monitoring Annual Report 2013
Climate Change and Sustainable Water Management in Central Asia
Regional Economic Outlook Update: Middle East & Central Asia (May 2014)
Analysis of Informal Obstacles to Cross-Border Economic Activity in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan
Together We Deliver: 10 Stories from ADB-Supported Projects with Clear Development Impacts
Asian Development Outlook 2014: Fiscal Policy for Inclusive Growth
“At the Border” and “Behind the Border”: Integrated Trade Facilitation—Reforms and Implementation
CAREC Transport and Trade Facilitation Strategy 2020
Unstoppable: The Hairatan to Mazar-e-Sharif Railway Project Performance-Based Operation and Maintenance Contract
CAREC in Tajikistan: Building a Global Future
From Landlocked to Linked In: The Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Program
CAREC Development Effectiveness Review 2012: Implementing CAREC 2020 – Vision and Action