Telecommunications I (ADB)

Project Summary

Approval Date 22 Nov 1972
Signature Date 08 May 1973
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 1976
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Dec 1975
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Communications
DAC Sector Code 22020
Commitment U.A 2,200,000
Status Completion

Project General Description

The project consists of: a) the extension and modernization of the urban networks in large centres such as Mbabane and Manzini. b) the conversion to automatic operation and extension of the telex system at Mbabane ; c) the conversion to automatic operation of the main trunk links which are also to be equipped to meet telegraph and telex requirements; and d) the conversion to automatic operation of shared lines.

Participating Organization

African Development Bank
Government Of Swaziland
Posts and Telecommunications Corporation


IATI identifier 46002-P-SZ-GB0-001
Last Update 01 Dec 2022


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Geographic Location

Country Eswatini