ODA projects

Japan’s ODA cooperation in Vietnam successful: JICA President

Japan’s ODA cooperation in Vietnam successful: JICA President

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will continue to support Vietnam to develop infrastructure projects, JICA President Shinichi Kitaoka affirmed at a press conference in Hanoi on September 10 as part of his official visit to Vietnam.

Deputy PM instructs to better use and manage ODA for 2016-2020 period

Deputy PM instructs to better use and manage ODA for 2016-2020 period

Deputy Prime Minister (PM) Pham Binh Minh has asked ministries and agencies to comply with the government’s Decree on official development assistance (ODA) management and use, and a scheme on attracting, managing and using ODA and preferential loans in 2016-2020 period.

Japanese ODA having an impact

Japanese ODA having an impact

According to Yasuo Fujita, Chief Representative of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Vietnam, Japanese ODA has been implemented successfully and effectively in the country.

Government to rein in ODA for infrastructure

Government to rein in ODA for infrastructure

From July next year, ODA (official development assistance) funds received by the country will only be allocated to provinces facing difficulties and for programmes to improve public welfare and eliminate hunger and poverty rather than for large infrastructure projects, according to the Ministry of Finance.

Promoting effective use of ODA loans

Promoting effective use of ODA loans

Official Development Assistance (ODA) is broadly defined as a loan accorded to a branch of the Vietnam government with the objective of promoting sustainable social and economic development, reports the Ministry of Finance (MoF).

Vietnam thanks ODA for making the nation richer

Vietnam thanks ODA for making the nation richer

Vietnam`s many achievements in socio-economic development over the past 30 years of doi moi (renewal) owed much to 20 years as recipients of significant Official Development Assistance (ODA).

1.3 billion USD in ODA mobilised for power development

1.3 billion USD in ODA mobilised for power development

The National Power Transmission Corporation has mobilised 70.65 trillion VND (3.36 billion USD), including 1.3 billion USD of official development assistance (ODA), in the past five years for its power projects.

Vietnam speeds up ODA disbursements

Vietnam speeds up ODA disbursements

The National Steering Committee for ODA and Preferential Loans on February 3 met with six development banks to assess and devise a plan to accelerate ODA-funded projects and programmes for the upcoming year.

ODA disbursement sees positive changes

ODA disbursement sees positive changes

The Official Development Assistance (ODA) secured in 2014 totaled US$4.3 billion, including US$4.16 billion in preferential loans and US$202 million in non-rendable aid.

US$3.9 million of ODA supplied for Vietnam's green growth

US$3.9 million of ODA supplied for Vietnam's green growth

The US Agency for International Development (USAID) in collaboration with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the European Union (EU) has agreed to provide US$3.9 million of ODA for sustainable green growth projects.

Foreign donors vow to support Vietnam’s development

Foreign donors vow to support Vietnam’s development

World Bank (WB) Country Director Victoria Kwakwa has affirmed development partners’ willingness to support Vietnam through providing policy consultancy and capital sources at the Vietnam Development Partnership Forum which opened in Hanoi on December 5.

More and more Italian ODA for Vietnam

More and more Italian ODA for Vietnam

Italy will increase Official Development Assistance (ODA) for Vietnam to EUR30 million (US$37.2 million), Italian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Benedetto Della Vedova said.

National Assembly discussed ODA funds

National Assembly discussed ODA funds

Over the past two decades, official development assistance (ODA) has been a key source of funding for infrastructure projects, which has helped Vietnam make great socio-economic strides.

Infrastructure projects awaiting new Japanese ODA

Infrastructure projects awaiting new Japanese ODA

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) plans to send a delegation to Vietnam from August 5-15 to appraise the Tien Sa seaport expansion project (phase II) in Danang city.