This web page presents information about the work of the IMF in Myanmar, including the activities of the IMF Resident Representative Office. Additional information can be found on the Myanmar and IMF country page, including IMF reports and Executive Board documents that deal with Myanmar.

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At a Glance

  • Current IMF membership: 189 countries
  • Republic of the Union of Myanmar joined the Fund in January 03, 1952
  • Quota: SDR 258.40 million
  • Myanmar and the IMF
  • The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on June 28, 2013 (Country Report No. 13/250)

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IMF's Work on Myanmar

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Regional Economic Outlook

The outlook for the Asia-Pacific region remains robust—the strongest in the world, in fact—and recent data point to a pickup in momentum. The near-term outlook, however, is clouded with significant uncertainty, and risks, on balance, remain slanted to the downside. Medium-term growth faces secular headwinds, including from population aging and sluggish productivity. Macroeconomic policies should continue to support growth while boosting resilience, external rebalancing, and inclusiveness. The region needs structural reforms to address its demographic challenges and to boost productivity.

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