Tag Archives | Japan International Cooperation Agency

PM Al-Abadi Receives President of JICA

Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi received Mr. Akhiko Tanaka, the President of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the accompanying delegation on Monday. The meeting discussed the projects implemented by the agency and its future plans in addition to the role of Japan in supporting Iraq in different fields. Dr. Al-Abadi welcomed the delegation and commended […]

Technip wins Basra Refinery Contract

By John Lee. France's Technip, in partnership with UNICO, a Japanese engineering consultant, has been awarded a Project Management Consultancy (PMC) contract on a reimbursable basis, for the upgrading of the Basra refinery. This contract, awarded by Ministry of Oil's South Refineries Company (SRC), covers the engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, start-up and warranty management phase […]

Japan Agrees Loan for Power Plant Refit

By John Lee. The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has agreed a loan for the rehabilitation of the fourth unit at the Al Hartha Thermal Power Plant in Basra; the amount of the loan as not been disclosed. The plant was originally constructed by a Japanese company in the late 1970s, and consists of four […]

Japan, UN Accelerate Economic Recovery in Iraq

 JICA (Japan) and UNDP Partnership Reinforcement Agreement to Accelerate Economic Recovery in Iraq Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and UNDP announced a reinforcement agreement to strengthen their partnership and accelerate the implementation of infrastructure and economic development projects in Iraq to improve the economic recovery and living condition of Iraqi people in key sectors such […]

Japanese Signs Loan Agreement with Iraq

On February 16, The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) concluded a Japanese ODA loan agreement with the Republic of Iraq to provide a loan of up to 39.118 billion yen for the Port Sector Rehabilitation Project (Phase II), at the Ministry of Finance, Baghdad. This is the 20th loan agreement under the Japanese ODA loan […]