Japan provides Cambodia with over 200 million USD loan for COVID-19 relief World

Japan provides Cambodia with over 200 million USD loan for COVID-19 relief

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on November 10 signed a loan agreement with the Cambodian government to provide a Japanese Official Development Assistance (ODA) loan of about 240 million USD for the COVID-19 Crisis Response Emergency Support Loan, JICA said in a statement on November 18.
PM stresses need to push ODA disbursement Business

PM stresses need to push ODA disbursement

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on October 29 ordered competent ministries, sectors, and localities to take stronger actions to speed up the disbursement of official development assistance (ODA) and foreign loans for 2020, as disbursement remains at a critically-low level.
HCM City accelerates disbursement of public investment capital Business

HCM City accelerates disbursement of public investment capital

Ho Chi Minh City had disbursed nearly 21.28 trillion VND (920 million USD at current exchange rate) of public investment capital as of August 23, fulfilling 50.5 percent of the assigned capital this year, the city’s Department of Planning and Investment reported.
COVID-19 not the sole reason for slow ODA disbursement Business

COVID-19 not the sole reason for slow ODA disbursement

The sudden appearance of the COVID-19 pandemic with complex and unforeseeable developments has seriously impacted business and production activities across the country, including projects funded by Official Development Assistance (ODA) capital and concessional loans.
ODA disbursement targets a challenge: Official Business

ODA disbursement targets a challenge: Official

While the disbursement of official development assistance (ODA) has seen progress, without drastic solutions, it will be difficult for ministries and sectors to achieve allocation targets, Deputy Minister of Finance Tran Xuan Ha has said.
Japanese governor honoured with Vietnam’s Friendship Medal Society

Japanese governor honoured with Vietnam’s Friendship Medal

Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Vu Hong Nam, empowered by the State President, presented the Friendship Medal to Seiji Hagiwara, Governor of Mimasaka city in Japan’s Okayama prefecture, in recognition ò his contributions to the growth of the Vietnam-Japan friendship.
Vietnam among recipients of RoK’s ODA to fight COVID-19 Society

Vietnam among recipients of RoK’s ODA to fight COVID-19

Vietnam will be among the developing countries to receive official development assistance (ODA) totaling 36 billion won (nearly 30 million USD) this year from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to fight COVID-19 and accelerate their sustainable development, according to the RoK’s Foreign Ministry.
Deputy PM checks Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line project Society

Deputy PM checks Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line project

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh conducted a fact-finding tour on June 29 to the construction site of the Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line, one of the projects in HCM City using official development assistance (ODA).