Text Version
RSS Feeds
Home Forum Photos Features Newsletter Archive Employment
About US Help Site Map
SEARCH   About US FAQ Site Map Site News
  -Text Version
  -RSS Feeds
  -News Archive
  -Give us feedback
  -Voices of Readers
  -Online community
  -China Biz info
  What's new
China to equip major hospital in Afghan capital
+ -
19:21, September 06, 2008

 Related News
 Chinese president meets President of Afghanistan
 China pledges to continue supporting Afghanistan
 China supports Afghanistan in reconstruction, development
 Karzai praises China for role in Afghanistan
 China's DM meets military official from Afghanistan
 Comment  Tell A Friend
 Print Format  Save Article
The People's Republic of China after rebuilding one of the major hospitals in the Afghanistan capital Kabul has agreed to equip it with modern facilities, Afghan public Health Ministry said on Saturday.

"Provision of medical equipment to the Jumhuriat Hospital or Republican Hospital by China with a value of 2.5 million U.S. dollars is another important step in the strengthening of health system in Afghanistan," the ministry said in a statement.

Afghan Minister for Public Health Syed Mohammad Amin Fatimi and Chinese ambassador to Afghanistan Yang Houlan inked the agreement Thursday on behalf of their respective governments.

The Republican Hospital which has been reconstructed in new style with 10-story building and 20 million U.S. dollars financial support of China would be inaugurated in near future to provide service.

"Equipping and activating of Republican Hospital will benefit not only the residents of Kabul but also patients from provinces with complicated health problems," it added.

"We are thankful to the government and the people of China and would like the continuation of such assistances from them in the future," the statement quoted Minister for Public Health Fatimi assaying.

China has contributed around 180 million U.S. dollars towards reconstruction of the post-Taliban Afghanistan since 2002.

Source: Xinhua

  Your Message:   Most Commented:
To foreign friends: Experience the real China
Tiny singer wins heart of nation
Russia warns against NATO membership for Georgia 
Why some Western media scared of reportage on true China
What do we display to the world in the Olympics

|About Peopledaily.com.cn | Advertise on site | Contact us | Site map | Job offer|
Copyright by People's Daily Online, All Rights Reserved