46442-001: Financial Management Assessment of Energy Sector

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Republic of the Union of Myanmar (Myanmar) is emerging from decades of isolation by instituting major economic, social and political transformation. The country has rich natural resources hydropower (100,000 megawatt); oil (3.2 billion barrels); natural gas (22 trillion cubic feet); and coal (2 billion tons). With abundant natural resources, a long coastline of around 2,800 kilometer, which provides access to sea routes that would facilitate regional trade, it has the potential to serve as... Read More

Country Myanmar
Project Number 46442-001
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8216
Approval Date 19 Nov 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 160
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Energy Sector Development
Thematic Classification Capacity development

 

 

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Responsible ADB Officer
Ma. Elisa B. Paterno
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SERD

Last PDS Update
25 Mar 2014

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