Project Data Sheet

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PDS Creation Date 06 Dec 2006
PDS Updated as of 07 Jul 2015

Project Name Rural Finance
Country Mongolia
Project/Program Number 28201-013
Status Closed
Geographical Location Phase I: Four aimags (provinces) Arhangay, Dundgovi, Dzavhan, and Sukhbaatar.Phase II: nationwide
In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.
Sector Not yet classified
Subsector For Classification
Strategic Agendas
Drivers of Change
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories


Type/Modality of Assistance Approval Number Source of Funding Approved Amount (thousand)
Loan1848Asian Development Fund8,686
TOTAL US$ 8,686

Safeguard Categories

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Environment B

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

The potential negative environmental impacts of subprojects that may be financed under the Project were reviewed and found to be easily mitigated.

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Stakeholder Communication, Participation and Consultation

Consultations with stakeholders were conducted during project preparation.

During Project Design
During Project Implementation


Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Development Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Towards Outcome

Outputs and Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Status of Development Objectives
Status of Operation / Construction
Material Changes

Business Opportunities

Date of First Listing 2006 Dec 06
Consulting Services
Procurement and Consulting Notices


Concept Clearance 26 Dec 1994
Fact-finding 10 Mar 2001 to 23 Mar 2001
Management Review Meeting 30 Apr 2001
Approval 25 Oct 2001


Approval No. Approval Signing Effectivity Closing
Original Revised Actual
Loan 1848 25 Oct 2001 29 Jan 2002 29 Jul 2002 30 Jun 2009 09 Nov 2007


Date Approval Number ADB (US$ thousand) Others (US$ thousand) Net Percentage
Cumulative Contract Awards
27 Nov 2015 Loan 1848 929 0 96.00%
Cumulative Disbursements
27 Nov 2015 Loan 1848 966 0 100.00%

Status of Covenants

Covenants are categorized under the following categories—audited accounts, safeguards, social, sector, financial, economic, and others. Covenant compliance is rated by category by applying the following criteria: (i) Satisfactory—all covenants in the category are being complied with, with a maximum of one exception allowed, (ii) Partly Satisfactory—a maximum of two covenants in the category are not being complied with, (iii) Unsatisfactory—three or more covenants in the category are not being complied with. As per the 2011 Public Communications Policy, covenant compliance ratings for Project Financial Statements apply only to projects whose invitation for negotiation falls after 2 April 2012.

Approval No. Category
Sector Social Financial Economic Others Safeguards Project Financial Statements
Loan 1848

Contacts and Update Details

Responsible ADB Officer ()
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Divisions Public Mgt, Financial Sector and Regional Coop Division, EARD
Executing Agencies Ministry of Finance


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