47158-001: Design of e-Governance Master Plan and Review of Information and Communication Technology Capacity in Academic Institutions.
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
1. The outlook for Myanmar s economy is positive, bolstered by expected strong export earnings from resource based commodities and an increase in foreign direct investment. ADB forecasts the country s gross domestic product to grow from about 6.3% in 2012 to about 6.5% in 2013 and 6.7% in 2014. Myanmar has recently opened its engagement with rest of the world. Therefore, many sectors of the economy need revival and upgrade to adopt the globalization requirements to bring inclusive and ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 8398
|Approval Date||04 Jul 2013|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||500|
Information and communication technology
Public sector management
ICT industries and ICT-enabled services
Economic affairs management
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
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