Project Data Sheet

Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program: Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

PDS Creation Date
PDS Updated as of 16 Oct 2007

Project Name Small and Medium Enterprise Development
Country Pakistan
Project/Program Number 34327-022
Status Approved
Geographical Location Pakistan
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 Industry and trade
Subsector Small and Medium Enterprise Development
Strategic Agendas
Drivers of Change
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories


Type/Modality of Assistance Approval Number Source of Funding Approved Amount (thousand)
Technical Assistance4300-0

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Stakeholder Communication, Participation and Consultation

During Project Design
During Project Implementation


The objectives of the TA are to support the timely implementation of the SDP and build awareness and foster collaboration among stakeholders to ensure smooth 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 11
Consulting Services
The TA will engage a long-term domestic consultant for a total of 45 person-months. The consultant must have relevant experience in the SME sector and thorough understanding of the ADB's and the Government's program and project modalities and procedures.
to be determined.
Procurement and Consulting Notices


Concept Clearance 01 Mar 2003
Fact-finding 19 May 2003 to 03 Jun 2003
Management Review Meeting
Approval 19 Dec 2003


Approval No. Approval Signing Effectivity Closing
Original Revised Actual
Technical Assistance 4300 19 Dec 2003 28 Jan 2004 28 Jan 2004 31 Dec 2008


Date Approval Number ADB (US$ thousand) Others (US$ thousand) Net Percentage
Cumulative Contract Awards
Cumulative Disbursements

TA Amount (US$ thousand)

Approval Number Approved Amount Revised Amount Total Commitment Uncommitted Balance Total Disbursement Undisbursed Balance
Technical Assistance 4300 250 250 58 192 58 192

Contacts and Update Details

Responsible ADB Officer Waqas ul Hasan (
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Divisions Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies Ministry of Finance


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