Public Financial Management Systems - Bangladesh: Key Elements from a Financial Management Perspective | Asian Development Bank

Public Financial Management Systems - Bangladesh: Key Elements from a Financial Management Perspective

Publication | June 2018
Public Financial Management Systems - Bangladesh: Key Elements from a Financial Management Perspective

Project teams and consultants need a better understanding of Bangladesh’s financial management systems to improve the quality of financial management assessments during preparation of ADB-funded projects and programs.

The Bangladesh Public Financial Management Systems report documents the country’s financial management systems covering primarily the areas of budgeting, funds flow, accounting and reporting, and auditing systems. This report also provides insights into the quality of internal control systems, staffing resource capacity, and information technology structure. The intent is to provide project teams and consultants with a better understanding of financial management systems to improve the quality of financial management assessments during project preparation. Find out how high-quality financial management assessments support projects by identifying key risks and enabling the implementation of appropriate actions and reforms to mitigate those risks.

Contents 

  • Introduction
  • Key Players
  • Budgeting
  • Online Arrangements
  • Foreign Exchange and Interest Rate Risk
  • Funds Flow Arrangements under ADB-Financed Projects
  • Accounting and Reporting
  • Auditing Arrangements
  • Internal Control System
  • Summary of Risks and Issues, and Proposed Mitigating Actions and Improvements
  • Appendixes