As Vietnam and Japan mark the 50th anniversary of diplomatic ties in 2023, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will work harder to contribute to Vietnam’s development via official development assistance (ODA).
The Transport Ministry yesterday informed that it has just proposed to the Prime Minister to adjust the implementation time, capital structure, and financial mechanism of Ben Luc – Long Thanh Expressway construction project.
Ben Luc - Long Thanh Expressway is a national key project with a length of 57.8 km, passing through Long An - Ho Chi Minh City - Dong Nai. Construction of the project started in 2014, completed in 2019, but due to financial difficulties, many categories are still unconstructed.
Can Tho City’s authorities had a working session on data collection of the transport system serving for the socio-economic development in the Mekong Delta region with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on March 14.
The Management Authority for Urban Railway of Ho Chi Minh City (MAUR) has been simultaneously implementing the metro construction projects No.1 (Ben Thanh - Suoi Tien) and No.2 (Ben Thanh - Tham Luong). Of which, metro project No.1 is currently facing difficulties in the capital due to obstacles in administrative procedures. Recently, the People's Committee of HCMC has sent an urgent document to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) and the Ministry of Finance (MoF) to request support.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will provide 1,600 cold boxes to preserve Covid-19 vaccines for Vietnam to serve the transportation of vaccines to inoculation stations, as requested by Vietnam’s National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology.
Aquaculture is more and more developing and plays an important role in the world. The global aquaculture production is currently above 82 million tons. Of which, Vietnam has more than 4.2 million tons, standing in fourth place in the world, and the Mekong Delta accounts for about 70 percent of the total farming area and production of the country.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), on November 25, signed an ODA loan agreement worth 11,891 billion yen with the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam for the Ha Long City Drainage and Wastewater Treatment Project.
Saigon Innovation Hub - SIHUB (under Ho Chi Minh City Department of Science and Technology) held the event ‘Innovative Startup Training’ to introduce its incubated startups in 2020 to its international partners.
Japanese Morita Yuko gave up her stable job in Japan and goodbye her relatives to work as a volunteer in Mang Yang district, a rural and mountainous district of the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai, for over ten years.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the World Bank today jointly launched a knowledge-sharing program to assist policymakers in Vietnam with developing new models of elderly care services as Vietnam’s population is ageing at a pace faster than any of its regional peers.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will give non-refundable aid to improve the existing water drainage system of Ho Chi Minh City, announced the City People's Committee office on June 30.
The HCMC Management Board of Urban Railway yesterday said that the first underground metro stretch, from Ba Son station to Saigon Opera House, of Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line will be built on October 31.