Ex-railway officials prosecuted for wrongdoings in ODA-funded project Society

Ex-railway officials prosecuted for wrongdoings in ODA-funded project

Six ex-railway officials, who were found sharing a total of 11 billion VND (504,000 USD) in kickbacks from a Japanese consultant firm in relation to an ODA-funded urban railway project in Hanoi from 2009-2014, have been prosecuted on the charge of “abusing position and power while performing official duties”.

Construction ministry seeks ODA for social housing projects

The Ministry of Construction (MoC) has proposed the Government to consider the pilot use of official development assistance (ODA) capital and concessional loans in social housing projects in order to make this type of accommodation more accessible to low-income people.

HCM City: ODA disbursement on the rise

The 2011-2015 disbursement of official development assistance (ODA) in Ho Chi Minh City achieved 99.5 percent of the original goal of 26.57 trillion VND (about 1.23 billion USD).

Japan commits to more ODA provision for Vietnam

Japan regards Vietnam as an important partner and will continue providing official development assistance (ODA) for the country’s sustainable development, infrastructure improvements and climate change adaptation.