Japan hands over pump equipment to Uzbekistan
(UzDaily January 15, 2018)
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- On 13 January 2018, JICA Uzbekistan Office and "Torishima Pump Mfg. Co., Ltd", as well as Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources of Uzbekistan conducted handover ceremony of "Double Suction Centrifugal Pump, Torishima Model CDM" pump equipment at the division of pump stations, energy and communications under Chirchik-Ahangaran department of irrigation system (Soylik-1).
An expert of the Business Women's Association of Uzbekistan Ms. Vasila Nishonova was traveling to Japan to improve her skills.
Japan allocated $4.5 million for the installation of X - ray scanning equipment at the customs points on the border of Uzbekistan with neighbouring countries.
(Business Partner.UZ (PDF/11KB), November 28, 2012)
*Reprinted from the source of UzReport Information Agency
For the "Project of installation of X - ray scanning equipment at customs points on border of Uzbekistan with neighboring countries", the Japanese Givernment will allocate maximum of 360 million yen, which is equivalent to approximately $4.5 million under Grand Aid.
The aim of this project is to provide X-ray scanning equipment for freight trains of "Galaba" railway station, where there is a high risk of drugs and other illicit trade goods from Afghanistan and Tajikistan.