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World Bank warns Myanmar to double electricity sector investment

A power shortage that already results in scheduled blackouts is set to worsen

Yangon has planned rolling blackouts every day to cope with Myanmar's power shortage. (Photo by Yuichi Nitta)

YANGON -- Myanmar needs to invest twice as much and implement projects three times faster to address its rapidly growing demand for electricity, the World Bank said.

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