(MENAFN) China has provided 16 ambulances and medical equipment to Cambodia, as part of its ongoing efforts to strengthen cooperation and support the country's health care sector. Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia Wang Wentian handed over the donation to Cambodian Health Minister Mam Bunheng at a ceremony held at the Ministry of Health (MoH) in Phnom Penh.
The donation includes medical equipment that will contribute to strengthening the capacity of health facilities in Cambodia to respond to the need for more quality, effective, and safe health care services. The Cambodian Health Minister expressed his gratitude to the government and people of China for their assistance, highlighting the importance of the donation in improving the country's health care system.
Wang emphasized that the ambulances and medical equipment would contribute to providing better health care services to Cambodian patients. The donation is part of China's ongoing efforts to support Cambodia's development in various sectors, including health care, infrastructure, and education.
Cambodia and China have enjoyed a close relationship over the years, with China being one of Cambodia's largest donors and investors. The two countries have strengthened their cooperation in recent years, with China providing support to Cambodia's infrastructure development and poverty reduction programs.
The donation of ambulances and medical equipment is part of China's broader efforts to support global health care and promote international cooperation in the fight against COVID-19. As the world continues to grapple with the pandemic, China's support for health care systems in developing countries is seen as crucial to building resilience and ensuring access to quality health care services for all.
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