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China provides USD$300K to Fiji to assist in their response to COVID-19 crisis

China provides USD$300K to Fiji to assist in their response to COVID-19 crisis

By Navitalai Naivalurua
Saturday 25/04/2020
Chinese Ambassador to Fiji Qian Bo

USD$300,000 has been provided by the People’s Republic of China to the Fijian Government to assist in their response to the COVID-19 crisis.

Chinese Ambassador to Fiji Qian Bo says work is also in progress to assist Fiji through the supply of Personal Protective Equipment where the first batch of supplies is expected to arrive this week followed by the next batch later this month.

Earlier in the week, they also donated USD$100,000 to the National Disaster Management Office to aid the relief and rebuilding efforts in communities affected by severe Tropical Cyclone Harold.

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