South Asia: Regional Operations Business Plan (2014-2016)

Date: December 2013
Type: Country Planning Documents
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Regional; Bangladesh; Bhutan; India; Maldives; Nepal; Sri Lanka
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ADB administration and governance; Energy; Industry and trade; Regional cooperation and integration
Series: Regional Cooperation Strategy and Programs


The regional cooperation operations business plan (RCOBP), 2014-2016 updates the RCOBP, 2013-2015 and is the third RCOBP under the regional cooperation strategy (RCS), 2011-2015 . Proposed regional operations for 2014-2016 are consistent with the RCS priorities.

In 2014-2016, operations will continue to focus on (i) improving regional connectivity, (ii) boosting cross-border trade, and (iii) strengthening regional energy cooperation. 


  • Consistency of the Business Plan with the Regional Cooperation Strategy
  • Indicative Lending and Nonlending Programs
  • Summary of Changes to Lending and Nonlending Programs
  • Appendixes