JICA Provides Grant for Water Supply System Project in Takhmao Town

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has provided some US$32 million in grant to support a project on water supply system expansion in Takhmao town, Kandal province.

The grant agreement was signed on June 1 by H.E. Dr. Aun Pornmoniroth, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy and Finance and Mr. Sugano Yuichi, Chief Representative of JICA Cambodia Office.

The project is aimed to improve the access to clean water in Takhmao town through the construction of water supply facility with the treatment capacity of 30,000 cubic metres per day, intake and raw water transmission facilities, distribution facilities and SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) system as well as technical transfer through operation and maintenance with Japanese knowledge and experience.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press