|The project will build a water supply system in Lam Dong, Tra Vinh, Hau Giang, Dong Thap, Binh Phuoc and Long An provinces .—Photo danviet
HCM CITY (VNS) — The Japanese Government will provide more than US$853,000 in non-refundable aid for eight development projects, its envoy in HCM City, Hida Harumitsu, announced yesterday.
A ceremony was held in HCM City yesterday to sign grant contracts for four projects in education, three in healthcare, and one to supply clean water in Binh Thuan, Lam Dong, Tra Vinh, Hau Giang, Dong Thap, Binh Phuoc, and Long An provinces.
The central province of Binh Thuan will receive more than $236,000 for building a primary school in Duc Linh District and a kindergarten and primary school in Tuy Phong District.
Central Highlands Lam Dong Province will get $104,000 to build a primary school in Di Linh District and southern Tra Vinh Province, $113,500 for a primary school in Tieu Can District.
More than $353,000 will be provided for equipping three district general hospitals in Phung Hiep in Hau Giang Province ($121,910), Tan Hong in Dong Thap ($120,759), and Bu Dop in Binh Phuoc ($110,382), all in the south.
A water supply system will be built at a cost of $45,900 to supply more than 200 households in Vinh Binh Commune in southern Long An Province's Vinh Hung District.—VNS