PETALING JAYA: China Ambassador to Malaysia Bai Tian promised that China would send medical equipment such as ventilators, face masks, testing kits, and sanitisers to Malaysia to help prevent Covid-19 outbreak, said Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein.
“I will formally write to my Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on this request so that our people in Malaysia will always be prioritized and protected from Covid-19.
“This is an opportunity to showcase the strong ties between Malaysia and China, ” he said in a Facebook post yesterday.
Hishammuddin posted that statement on his Facebook page after having received Bai Tian in his office at Wisma Putra.
“We both discussed Malaysia and China cooperation, but we emphasised on the most pressing issue – the war against Covid-19, ” he said.