Signing of Japanese ODA Loan Agreement with Thailand: Contributing to COVID-19 crisis response in Thailand through providing budget support
On May 3, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a loan agreement with the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand in Bangkok to provide a Japanese ODA loan of up to 50,000 million yen for COVID-19 Crisis Response Emergency Support Loan.
This project aims to strengthen healthcare system including measures toward post-COVID-19 and to promote the support to the poor, the vulnerable and small and medium-sized enterprises impacted by COVID-19 by/through providing financial assistance. This project will contribute to the achievement of SDGs Goals 1 (no poverty), 3 (good health and well-being), and 10 (reduced inequalities).
Details for the project are provided below.
|Annual interest rate (%)||Repayment
|COVID-19 Crisis Response Emergency Support Loan||50,000||0.01||N/A||15||4||General untied|
Public Debt Management Office, Ministry of Finance
Address: Rama VI Road, Phayathai, Bangkok 10400, Thailand