Myanmar
PROJECT

The project will empower rural communities to choose infrastructure and services they need most. Read More »

REPORT

In the next 18 months, the World Bank will focus on accelerating poverty reduction, delivering better services, and creating jobs. Read More »

LENDING

Myanmar: Commitments by Fiscal Year (in millions of dollars)*

*Amounts include IBRD and IDA commitments

COUNTRY DATA
Comparable country data for Myanmar can't be provided at this time. The World Bank and other agencies are re-engaging with the Myanmar government and will support Myanmar in its effort to address the scarcity of reliable data for the country.
PROJECT MAP
Experts
Kanthan Shankar
Country Manager
Senior Economist
IN DEPTH
A World Bank Group delegation agreed to support Myanmar in meeting its urgent need for electric power. Only one in four people in Myanmar have access to reliable, affordable electricity.
Private Sector
The survey results and analysis will help inform government policy to promote investment, productivity and economic growth in Myanmar.
Economic growth in 2012/13 was strong at 6.5%. It was driven mainly by strong performance in gas production, services, construction, foreign direct investment, and commodity exports.
Private Sector
The 2014 report measures regulations in Myanmar for the first time.
Myanmar: Public Consultations for the Ministry of Education’s School Grants and Stipends Programs
Education
The Ministry of Education's revised programs for school grants and student stipends are benefiting from additional top up financing and technical assistance from the World Bank.