New JICA head envisages 'effective approach' for ODA

National Oct 10, 2015

New JICA head envisages 'effective approach' for ODA

by Yuka Koshino

Shinichi Kitaoka, the newly appointed president of Japan International Cooperation Agency, said he wants to carefully study the needs of recipients and work to provide development aid effectively given the country's limited financial resources. "I want to take a steady approach toward Japan's proactive contribution ...

National Mar 23, 2014

JICA to give ¥100 million in ODA to vocational school in Vietnam

A vocational training school run by a Japanese firm in northern Vietnam will receive ¥100 million in official development assistance, officials of a government-backed aid agency said. The school was established in 2012 by Tokyo-based builder Mukai Corp. to get people ready to work in ...