JICA

  • Japanese agency approves Rs 674 crore loan to Uttarakhand forest project April 15, 2014

    The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has approved a loan of about Rs 674 crore for a forest project in Uttarakhand. "The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a Japanese ODA loan agreement with the Government of India in New Delhi to provide up to 11,390 million yen (around Rs...
  • JICA extends Rs 1,350 cr loan for highway project in Bihar February 22, 2013

    New Delhi: The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on Friday inked a pact with Government of India for providing Rs 1,350 crore assistance for a highway project in Bihar which falls under the Buddhist circuit. "JICA here today signed a Japanese ODA loan agreement with the Government of India to...
  • Kochi Metro: Japanese fact-finding team on two-day visit November 28, 2012

    Kochi: A 10-member fact-finding mission from the Japan Investment Corporation Agency (JICA) will arrive here on Wednesday to discuss various issues relating to the Kochi Metro Rail project, including planning and technology updating. The team will have two-day meetings with officials of the Kochi Metro Rail Ltd from tomorrow regarding...
  • Japan to aid Bangalore water project August 8, 2012

    Bangalore: The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), which has financed the IV Phase works of the Cauvery Second Stage drinking water project for Bangalore city, has shown inclination to support BWSSB’s plan to provide water to 110 villages which have been merged with the BBMP some years ago. Speaking to...
  • T'puram: JICA water project to be over by Dec July 27, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: Fresh life is being ‘pumped’ into the much-delayed work of establishing a distribution system for the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)-assisted water supply scheme in Thiruvananthapuram, and if things go as planned, the entire project should be over here by December this year. The technical bid of a prospective...