Leader of Binh Thuan province received the Japanese International Cooperation Agency Vietnam Office
On afternoon May 29, the Japanese International
Cooperation Agency (JICA) Vietnam Office delegation led by Mr. Fujita Yasuo -
Chief Representative, JICA Vietnam Office met with the leaders of Binh Thuan
province are Mr. Nguyen Ngoc Hai - Chairman of the Binh Thuan People’s
Committee (PPC) and Mr. Pham Van Nam and leaders of PPC Office, Department of
Agriculture and Rural Development to review the project’s activities over the
past year and approve the activity plan for the coming time as well as discuss
other relating issues.
project of Agriculture Development in Phan
Ri - Phan Thiet phase 2 at Binh
Thuan which was aid by the Japanese Government. The main purpose of the project
is to construct upland irrigated farming practices in the pilot sites to Water
Users Group (WUG)/farmers. The project has its total investment of 2 US$
millions that was being implemented from September 2015 to December 2018.
the meeting, Mr. Fujita Yasuo wished the leaders of Binh Thuan continue to
conduct the relevant departments and local authorities pushing up the project
in good results and the relationship between Japan
is more and more expand.
at the meeting, Mr. Hai thanked the Japanese Government about the project in
which developed models of upland irrigated agriculture at tertiary canal and
on-farm canal for farmers. Mr. Hai also committed that shall hasten the
progress of the project, continue to invest more local canal lines;
simultaneously, have instructions for local inhabitants how to use water in
saving way and to formulate realistic cropping plants.
Chairman released that the PPC has already plan of infrastructure investment on
pilot area of Chau Giang Co., Ltd. and mobilizing the local inhabitants take
part in planting mint. He wished the Japanese companies soon to cooperate with
Chau Giang to build a Mint Progressing Factory at this site. In addition, the
plan is being implemented as its expectation. Regarding to land policy that Mr.
Fujita Yasuo care about, Mr. Hai said that in the future time, the Vietnamese
Government shall have policy on gathering farms and changing pilot in order to
enlarge scale of manufacturing and cultivate to both enterprises and farmers.
Chairman also wished Mr. Fujita Yasuo care more about the Japanese businesses that
have being made their investment in Binh Thuan, especially in renewable energy,
high technology agriculture products.
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