Oct 15, 2013
The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine
bombing, Yangon, Rangoon, Myanmar, Burma, Traders Hotel, explosion
A trishaw driver stops to pick up broken glass in front of Traders Hotel in Rangoon on Monday night.
Burma grapples with power supply issues
With a population of 60 million, a wealth of natural resources, and a need for just about everything, Burma, also known as Myanmar, is one of the world's last untapped markets.
$140m World Bank loan to boost Burma electricity supply
Burma's unstable and overworked power sector will soon receive a much-needed boost, with an interest-free loan from the World Bank.
Big News Network.com
World Bank approves $140mn for power plant project in Myanmar
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People's Daily Online
WB's loan approval supports development of Myanmar: program manager
The World Bank Group 's approval of a 140-million-USD interest-free loan to Myanmar represents a critical declaration of the group's commitment to support the development of Myanmar, Kanthan Shankar, Manager of the Myanmar Country Program for the WBG told the press here Wednesday.