Project ID: 34448

China grants 50 million yuan - through January 2003 ETCA - to Myanmar (Linked to projects #49939 and #49940)

Commitment amount

$ 12772852.99

Constant 2017 USD

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Umbrella project

This project is classified as an "umbrella" project, and is connected to related projects.

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

China Ministry of Commerce [Government Agency]

Recipient

Myanmar

Sector

Other multisector (Code: 430)

Flow type

Grant

Concessional

Yes

Category

Intent

Development (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Commercial

Development

Representational

Mixed

Financial Flow Classification

ODA-like (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Official Development Assistance

Other Official Flows

Vague (Official Finance)

Flows categorized based on OECD-DAC guidelines

Project lifecycle

Status

Pipeline: Commitment (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Pledge

Commitment

Implementation

Completion

Suspended

Cancelled

Milestones

Commitment year

2003

2003-01-07

Planned implementation start

Description

On January 7, 2003, China and Myanmar signed an Economic and Technical Cooperation Agreement (ETCA) for a grant of 50 million yuan. The grant was reported to support agricultural projects and three small-scale hydroelectric projects. The grant was secured in an agreement signed by Myanmar's Prime Minister Than Shwe. The grant was intended to be used for the construction of a combine harvester plant in Ingone worth RMB 18 million (recorded in project #49939), the construction of three small scale hydroelectric plants at Ngamoeyeik, Thonese, and Kanyin worth RMB 32 million (recorded in project #49940), and a feasibility study on probation of quality sugarcane and cotton strains.

Number of official sources

1

Number of unofficial sources

8

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Government of Myanmar (Burma) [Government Agency]