PHNOM PENH, Sept. 9 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Monday donated 50 laptops and 100 cellphones in equivalent to 70, 000 U.S. dollars to its Cambodian counterpart to increase task efficiency.
Speaking while handing over the supplies to Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Hor Namhong, Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia Bu Jianguo said the donation came as promised by Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi during his official visit to Cambodia last month.
"We hope that these materials will assist office staff at the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to work fast and more efficiently," she said.
Hor Namhong said the ministry was very happy to receive these modern office supplies as they would relieve the difficulties of staff in their work.
He highly spoke of excellent friendship relations between Cambodia and China in all fields and vowed to further enhance the ties in the future.
"The Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs is ready to work closely with the Chinese Embassy to Cambodia in order to further develop our bilateral ties and cooperation for the mutual benefits of the two countries and peoples," he said.