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Myanmar and ADB

ADB operations in Myanmar address the strategic areas of infrastructure connectivity, human capital and skills development, and structural and institutional reform to improve the inclusiveness of the country's economic growth.

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Economic Forecast

GDP forecasts are based on ADB's flagship publication, the Asian Development Outlook. Updated four times a year, it analyzes economic and development issues in developing countries in Asia and the Pacific.


Poverty in Myanmar

Development indicators for Myanmar, including a selection of economic, environmental, and social indicators used globally to track progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals.


Results of ADB-Supported Operations, 2010-2018

Results achieved are aggregate amounts of outputs and outcomes from operations reported in project completion reports and extended annual review reports circulated for the year.


Projects Cofinanced

Cofinancing operations enable ADB’s financing partners, governments or their agencies, multilateral financing institutions, and commercial organizations to participate in financing ADB projects. Additional funds are provided in the form of official loans and grants, technical assistance, other concessional financing, and commercial cofinancing such as B loans, risk transfer arrangements, parallel loans and equity, guarantee cofinancing, and cofinancing for transactions under ADB’s Trade Finance Program.


Project Performance, 2000-2018

ADB Projects in Myanmar

Project Results

  • Equity Investment in  Asia Environmental Partners II
    Project Result / Case Study | 4 June 2015
    Equity Investment in Asia Environmental Partners II

    Asia Environmental Partners II is a $300 million regional fund focused on growth opportunities in renewable energy, waste management and recycling services, water management, energy efficiency, pollution control, and low-carbon consumer products in the People’s Republic of China, India, and Southeast Asia.

  • Demonstrating Community-Led Approach to Sanitation in Yangon
    Project Result / Case Study | 31 December 2013
    Demonstrating Community-Led Approach to Sanitation in Yangon

    This pilot and demonstration activity (PDA) sought to demonstrate the feasibility of creating sustainable environmental improvements in the short term by working directly with communities on better local infrastructure and services using an approach that is financially and operationally sustainable. The activity focused on one of the slum areas in Dawbon Township in Yangon.

News

05 Dec 2020 | News from Country Offices

$171 Million ADB Loan to Help Expand Electricity Access in Myanmar

ADB has approved a $171.27 million loan to help Myanmar construct 44 medium-voltage substations and 1,006 kilometers of distribution lines across Kayin state and the Ayeyarwady, east Bago, and Magway regions.

29 Oct 2020 | News from Country Offices

$484 Million ADB Loan to Fund New GMS Expressway in Myanmar

ADB has approved a $483.8 million loan to build a 64-km expressway connecting the capital of Bago region and the township of Kyaikto in Mon state in Myanmar and support economic development along the GMS East–West...

22 Oct 2020 | News Release

MSMEs Key to Southeast Asia's Post-COVID-19 Recovery — ADB

Strengthening the dynamics of MSMEs with innovation and internationalization will be key to revitalizing Southeast Asian economies devastated by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new report from ADB.

21 Oct 2020 | News Release

ADB Urges Southeast Asian Countries to Close Digital Divide, Promote Equitable Growth Amid COVID-19

ADB President Masatsugu Asakawa today urged Southeast Asian countries to expand investments in digital infrastructure and ensure equitable access to technology as economies recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Contact

Myanmar Resident Mission (MYRM) - Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Yangon Office Union Business Centre (UBC), Room : 04-05, 4th Floor, Natmauk Road Bo Cho Quarter, Bahan Township, Yangon, Myanmar

  Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)

  +95 01 8603433-34 Ext: 5024
  +95 01 8603439
  E-mail
@ADB_Myanmar
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