- 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 will increase transport efficiency along the Western Europe–Western China Road Corridor within Almaty Oblast and will modernize highway management on sections of the Western Europe–Western China Road Corridor. Read More
- Specialized Customs Training, SCC
- TRS Workshop
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
Unstoppable: The Hairatan to Mazar-e-Sharif Railway Project Performance-Based Operation and Maintenance Contract
CAREC Transport and Trade Facilitation Strategy 2020
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