DEMAND FOR INFRASTRUCTURE: What are Infrastructure Needs and Programs?

Program NameEconomic Development Board of Madagascar
Country/RegionMadagascar
Sovereign Long-Term Rating
S & P Local: n.a. S & P Foreign: n.a.
Moody's Local: n.a. Moody's Foreign: n.a.
Fitch Local: n.a. Fitch Foreign: n.a.
Includes Sub-Sovereigns?Yes
Sub-Sovereign Long-Term Rating
S & P Local: n.a. S & P Foreign: n.a.
Moody's Local: n.a. Moody's Foreign: n.a.
Fitch Local: n.a. Fitch Foreign: n.a.
Program DescriptionEDBM is an EPIC (Entreprise Publique à caractère Industriel et Commercial), created by the decree N°2006 – 382 du 31 Mai   2006 and operational in March 2007. EDBM’s one-stop-shop regroups eleven ministerial representatives which ensure the company incorporation and the issuance of different permits and licenses.


Mission: Our mission is to facilitate investments by making the business climate conducive to companies developments

Objectives:

Our objectives cover several aspects:

1) Strengthen the national private sector competitivity by bringing supportive solutions to find partners, to elaborate business plans
2) Increase the foreign direct investments by promoting Madagascar as a destination for investments
3) Elaborate and recommend incentive measures to boost investments in Madagascar
4) Assist investors in implementing their projects

We act as an interface between the private sector and the Administration by collaborating with a network of technical unit within the ministries.

Six priority sectors have been identified:

1) Tourism
2) Agribusiness
3) Light manufacturing industry
4) Information and communication technology
5) Infrastructure
6) Mining

Current investment programmes: http://www.edbm.gov.mg/Business-opportunities/Investment-programmes

Current project proposals: http://www.edbm.gov.mg/Business-opportunities/Project-proposals

Current B2B opportunities: http://www.edbm.gov.mg/Business-opportunities/B2B-opportunities

Interactive map: http://www.edbm.gov.mg/Business-opportunities/Interactive-map

Program Source(s)http://www.edbm.gov.mg/
Program Sector(s)No Specific Sector
Overall Program Contact(s),
Economic Development Board of Madagascar
Email: edbm@edbm.mg
Phone: +261 20 22 670 40
Program Project(s)n.a.
Program Web Siteshttp://www.edbm.gov.mg/Laws-regulations/Investment-in-Madagascar
http://www.edbm.gov.mg/News-and-events/News
http://www.edbm.gov.mg/Economic-data/Investments-guide
Entered On05/20/2013 at 10:11 AM
Updated On05/20/2013 at 10:25 AM