46371-001: Strengthening Economic Management Program

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The proposed program involves a budget support for the Government of Bhutan which is currently facing weakening growth prospects as well as challenges in macroeconomic management. The objective of the program is, therefore, to strengthen macrofinancial management in the country to ensure adequate and sound development financing in a balanced and non-distortionary manner. The expected impact of the proposed program is strengthened macrofinancial management of the government in a sustainable mann... Read More

Country Bhutan
Project Number 46371-001
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Grant No. 0338
Loan No. 2994
Approval Date 21 Mar 2013
Closing Date 21 Mar 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 35,000
Sector / Subsector Classification Multisector
/ Multisector
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Economic growth
Private sector development
Gender Mainstreaming Categories No gender elements
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Cigdem Akin
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SARD

Last PDS Update
09 Apr 2014