29044-012: Organizational Reform of Bangladesh Railways (Phase III)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


As continuation of earlier assistance, the primary objective of the TA is to convert Bangladesh Railway (BR) into a state-owned company. Major tasks include: (i) treatment of assets and liabilities; (ii) preparing opening balance sheet and profit and loss account; (iii) developing personnel systems and procedures; (iv) monitoring the implementation of a new accounting system; (v) establishing a cash-flow management system; and (vi) preparing draft legislation. Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 29044-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3491
Approval Date 29 Aug 2000
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Rail Transport


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