22.8 C
Sierra Leone
Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Ambassador WU Peng Attends CRSG Donation Ceremony

HomeAYV NewsAmbassador WU Peng Attends CRSG Donation Ceremony

Ambassador WU Peng Attends CRSG Donation Ceremony

Date:

Related stories

ECOWAS Court International Conference ends in Freetown

A four-day Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)...

Senior g7+ Officials conclude 2-day meeting in Sierra Leone

Senior officials meeting of the g7+ concluded its two-day...

Sierra Leone, United States, others end Joint Naval Exercises

Sierra Leone and the United States along with neighboring...

First Lady returns from high-level seminar on Cancer Awareness in Nigeria

Sierra Leone’s Firs Lady, Dr. Fatima Maada Bio arrived...

Sierra Leonean appointed first black Deputy Mayor in London

In a landmark achievement, Eddie Hanson, who fled Sierra...

Ambassador WU Peng told the gathering that, since the establishment of diplomatic ties in 1971, China and Sierra Leone always support and cooperate with each other in international and regional affairs. Adding to that, the Chinese government attached great importance in supporting the economic and social development of Sierra Leone and that the Embassy was encouraging more Chinese companies to invest in Sierra Leone. He went on to state that, he was happy to see the Chinese companies undertaking corporate social responsibility to the local communities and hoped they would do more to contribute to the socio-economic development of the country.

The Clerk of Parliament, Mr. Ibrahim Sesay thanked Chinese government and people for the support in the development of Sierra Leone and praised the good behaviors of the Chinese companies for giving back to the local communities. He also said that, the investment of Chinese companies in the areas of industry, agriculture and infrastructure in the country have helped to create a lot of job opportunities for Sierra Leoneans which have also helped to improve their lives. He opined that the Parliament would do its best to continuously promote the cooperation between the two countries.

 The school representatives also thanked CRSG for their support. The distribution by Ambassador WU and other Chinese representatives of the donated items of school bags, books, desks, footballs and table tennis climaxed the ceremony.

Latest stories

Subscribe

- Never miss a story with notifications

- Gain full access to our premium content

- Browse free from up to 5 devices at once

Previous article
Next article