Project ID: 30070

Chinese Government provides grant worth 400 million Comorian francs for National Tourism Office Building Construction Project

Commitment amount

$ 1301695.341

Constant 2017 USD

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

China Ministry of Commerce [Government Agency]

Recipient

Comoros

Sector

Trade policies and regulations (Code: 330)

Flow type

Grant

Concessional

Yes

Category

Intent

Development (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Commercial

Development

Representational

Mixed

Financial Flow Classification

ODA-like (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Official Development Assistance

Other Official Flows

Vague (Official Finance)

Flows categorized based on OECD-DAC guidelines

Project lifecycle

Status

Completion (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Pledge

Commitment

Implementation

Completion

Suspended

Cancelled

Milestones

Commitment year

2010

Completion

2012

2012-04-07

Actual

Geography

Description

In November 2008, He Ding, the Director of Official Development Assistance in the West and South Africa Department of China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) visited Comoros. During his visit, the Chinese Government and the Government of Comoros reportedly signed a construction contract for the National Tourism Office Building Construction Project. The monetary value of the (MOFCOM) grant commitment for this project was reportedly equivalent to 400 million Comorian francs.The project involved the construction of a headquarters building for the National Tourism Office in the city of Moroni (in front of Moroni Stadium or ‘Stade de Moroni’ or ‘ملعب موروني’). China Shenyang International Economic & Technical Cooperation Corporation Ltd. was the contractor responsible for implementation. A foundation stone laying ceremony took place on December 8, 2010. The project was officially completed and handed over to the Government of Comoros on April 7, 2012.

Additional details

The Chinese project title is 国家旅游局办公楼 or 科摩罗国家旅游局项目 or 援科摩罗国家旅游局办公楼项目. The French project title is Bureau de l’Office National du Tourisme à Moroni or Construction de l’Office National du Tourisme.

Number of official sources

10

Number of unofficial sources

5

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Government of Comoros [Government Agency]

Implementing agencies [Type]

China Shenyang International Economic & Technical Cooperation Co,. Ltd. (CSYIC) [State-owned Company]