31382-013: Private Sector Development Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The proposed Program will support (i) further privatization and restructuring of state-owned enterprises, (ii) adoption of legislation which defines a competition policy and safeguards the right of consumers, (iii) labor mobility measures to accelerate private sector investments and raise industrial productivity and cost efficiency , and (iv) improved private sector access by eliminating distortions in the market arising from regulatory barriers and an uneven playing field. Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 31382-013
Type or Modality of Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Date 12 Dec 2000
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Economic and Public Affairs Management
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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