Project for capacity development of NA meets target despite pandemic

Project for capacity development of NA meets target despite pandemic

A project jointly implemented by the National Assembly (NA) Office and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to improve the capacity of the Vietnamese NA has achieved set targets despite the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, it was agreed at a virtual meeting to review the project on August 26.
JICA provides 1,600 cold boxes for vaccine preservation for Vietnam

JICA provides 1,600 cold boxes for vaccine preservation for Vietnam

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.
JICA intensifies collaboration with Vietnam in several fields in FY2021

JICA intensifies collaboration with Vietnam in several fields in FY2021

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) plans to focus on health, public investment and human resource development in its activities in Vietnam in fiscal year 2021, which began on April 1, JICA's chief representative in Vietnam Shimizu Akira has confirmed.
The trains will be transported to Long Binh depot in Thu Duc city for assembly on June 21 and June 23. (Photo: VNA)

HCMC receives two more trains of Metro Line No.1

Two more trains with total six carriages for Ho Chi Minh City’s Metro Line No.1 (Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien) arrived in the city’s Khanh Hoi port from Japan on June 20.
Japan helps HCMC Pasteur Institute respond to COVID-19

Japan helps HCMC Pasteur Institute respond to COVID-19

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on February 21 presented the first package of biologicals worth 1 million JPY (over 8,900 USD) to the Pasteur Institute in Ho Chi Minh City in support of its response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
A train of Cat Linh - Ha Dong urban railway project runs on trial in Hanoi. (Photo: VNA)

Urban railway helps reduce carbon emissions: JICA

Urban railways are a way to cut carbon emissions in big cities like Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, according to experts from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).

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.