Speaking at the event, Director of the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) in Vietnam Kim Jinoh said the scheme is the second stage of a project on providing technical support for building a multi-purpose land data management system signed between the Vietnamese and Korean governments in September 2013.
He expressed his hope that the scheme, which will last two years in Tu Son township in the northern province of Bac Ninh, Hai Chau district in the central city of Da Nang, Binh Xuyen district in the northern province of Vinh Phuc and O Mon district in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho, will soon be launched.
Deputy Minister of Environment and Natural Resources Nguyen Thi Phuong Hoa said the scheme is a joint effort between the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (MoNRE) and KOICA in Vietnam with a view to making breakthroughs in administrative reform in land management in the country.
She hailed coordination among authorities and departments of environment and natural resources of cities and provinces involving in the project.
Representatives from the Korean Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the Vietnam Directorate of Land Administration introduced land data system in the Republic of Korea and Vietnam’s demand for land pricing, respectively.
The event was co-hosted by the MoNRE and KOICA in Vietnam.