RoK funds US$6.5 mil for green urban planning project

(VOV) - A delegation from the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) discussed plans for a green urban project in Vietnam at a working session with leaders of Thai Nguyen province on November 13.

The Korean Government and the World Bank (WB) have agreed to fund the three-year US$6.5 million project located in the Yen Binh Urban Area in Thai Nguyen province and Rach Gia city in Kien Giang province.

KOICA Deputy Chief Representative in Vietnam Kim Sik Hyon said the RoK has to devise a separate action plan for each locality and to use the most modern planning support software of the Architecture & Urban Research Institute (AURI) to carry out the project.