- 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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At the 13th Transport Sector Coordinating Committee meeting in Bishkek, representatives from CAREC countries presented action plans for implementing the CAREC Transport and Trade Facilitation Strategy. Read more.
The project will help promote and sustain the development of cross-border trade of the People's Republic of China (PRC) with the eastern part of the Russian Federation and Mongolia, by improving transport infrastructure and logistics in the Autonomous Region of Inner Mongolia. Read More
- Time Release Study (TRS) National Planning Workshop
- CFCFA Annual Meeting and Business Networking Forum
CAREC Corridor Performance Measurement and Monitoring Annual Report 2013
Regional Economic Outlook Update: Middle East & Central Asia (May 2014)
Asian Development Outlook 2014: Fiscal Policy for Inclusive Growth
Together We Deliver: 10 Stories from ADB-Supported Projects with Clear Development Impacts
“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 (DeFR) 2012: Implementing CAREC 2020 – Vision and Action