Japan International Cooperation Agency


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Japan International Cooperation Agency

Also called JICA. A government agency in Japan that coordinates foreign aid to other countries. It was established in its current form in 2003 but traces its origins to 1974, when it was a department in the Foreign Ministry.
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The 20-year loan with a six-year grace period, which is provided by Japan International Cooperation Agency, carries an annual interest rate of 1 percent, the government said on its website.
In this connection, the WASA sought financial and technical assistance from Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).
Under the MoU, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is to provide Jordan with a USD-196-million soft loan for a 25-year term with a period of up to seven years and an interest rate of 1.
Akihiko Tanaka, head of Japan International Cooperation Agency, JICA, and Japan's Ambassador to Iraq, on Wednesday, May 13, 2015.
Khartoum, May 17 (SUNA) - The Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation and Japan International Cooperation Agency (IICA) Sunday signed an agreement which represent extension to the technical aid and support to capacity building being offered by JICA to projects in Nahral-Neil State.
Baghdad / NINA /-- President of the Republic Fuad Masum, received the chairman of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Akihiko Tanaka, and discussed with him Japan's role in supporting Iraq.
He mentioned projects carried out by BAU in collaboration with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), especially the Aqaba University College (AUC) new building project.
The meeting was organized under support of UNODC, Japanese Embassy in Tajikistan, Japan International Cooperation Agency.
During their meeting, Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Mohammed al-Saadi reviewed with the Deputy Director of the Middle East Department at the Japanese Foreign Ministry and chief representative of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Egypt and Yemen Office Hideki Matsunaga the mutual cooperation relations and the implementation progress of a number of Japanese-funded projects in Yemen.
Government of Japan through Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has also shown interest to revitalization of Karachi Circular Railway (KCR) at an estimated cost of 2.
The representative of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) supervising the project introduced the project since its inception last year through its stages until its completion by the end of December of this year.
earlier received an order also from the Japan International Cooperation Agency to undertake research on ways to improve power generating facilities in the country's commercial capital Yangon.
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