European Investment Bank and Moldova agree €150 million loan for reconstruction of major highways in Moldova

European Investment Bank and Moldova agree €150 million loan for reconstruction of major highways in Moldova

April 1, 2022

The European Investment Bank (EIB), the bank of the European Union, will invest an additional €150 million in the modernisation of highways in the Republic of Moldova and improved road safety in the country. 

Under the loan agreed with the Government of Moldova, the EIB will finance the reconstruction and modernisation of the Balti-Criva section of the M5 national road, and the Chisinau Bypass on the M2 road.

The EIB loan will allow Moldova to introduce international road quality and safety standards and achieve capacity improvements according to the traffic demand on particular sections of the national road network.

The operation will accelerate the country’s integration into the TEN-T network and the EU, which is one of the goals of the EU Economic and Investment Plan for the Eastern Neighbourhood.

Find out more

Press release




Interested in the latest news and opportunities?

This website is managed by the EU-funded Regional Communication Programme for the Eastern Neighbourhood ('EU NEIGHBOURS east’), which complements and supports the communication of the Delegations of the European Union in the Eastern partner countries, and works under the guidance of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, and the European External Action Service. EU NEIGHBOURS east is implemented by a B&S Europe-led consortium. It is part of the larger Neighbourhood Communication Programme (2020-2024) for the EU's Eastern and Southern Neighbourhood, which also includes 'EU NEIGHBOURS south’ project that runs the EU Neighbours portal.

The information on this site is subject to a Disclaimer and Protection of personal data.
© European Union,