Installing water drainage system in district 11 (Photo: Sggp)

JICA helps improve water drainage system

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.
First underground metro stretch to be built in October

First underground metro stretch to be built in October

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.
At the signing ceremony (Source: VNA)

Japan helps operate reservoirs, manage floods

A Japan-funded project on operating reservoirs in emergency and manage floods effectively using  a comprehensive disaster management platform was signed in the capital city of Hanoi on August 10. 
JICA willing to cooperate with HCMC in public private partnership

JICA willing to cooperate with HCMC in public private partnership

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) said the agency willing to introduce and advice experienced Japanese businesses to collaborate with HCMC under Public Private Partnership (PPP) model, said executive senior vice president of JICA Kazuhiko Koshikawa on Friday.
HCMC calls JICA for supporting infrastructure investment

HCMC calls JICA for supporting infrastructure investment

In a yesterday meeting with Deputy Chairman of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Shinya Ejima, Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong said that he expected JICA to continuously provide more support to infrastructure and environment in the city.

Vietnam gets JPY95 bln ODA loan for large traffic projects

The Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and Vietnamese Government have signed an official development assistance loan agreement worth JPY95 billion (US$852 million) to implement three traffic projects and a climate change adaptation project.
City needs VND 14 bln in 3rd phase of water environment improvement project

City needs VND 14 bln in 3rd phase of water environment improvement project

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong yesterday led the delegation including representatives of departments and Japan International Cooperation Agency in Vietnam (JICA) surveyed the city’s water environment improvement project for the third phase, aiming to implement the upcoming phases of project funded by JICA's official development assistance (ODA).