NAY PYI TAW, Nov. 6 (Xinhua) -- China donated cash assistance of 400,000 U.S. dollars to be used in Myanmar government's peace process on Wednesday morning in Nay Pyi Taw.
Special Envoy for Asian Affairs of the Chinese Foreign Ministry Sun Guoxiang presented the cash donation to U Kyaw Tint Swe, vice-chairman of Myanmar's National Reconciliation and Peace Center (NRPC) and union minister of the State Counselor's Office.
Speaking at the donation ceremony, U Kyaw Tint Swe thanked China, saying that China's perpetual assistance to Myanmar helps maintain the long-held paukphaw (fraternal) friendship between the two countries.
U Kyaw Tint Swe also expressed his belief that China would continue to extend its assistance to Myanmar for mutual benefits for the two countries.
"It was the fourth time that the Chinese government donates cash assistance to Myanmar's NRPC with the aim to support Myanmar's peace process," said the Chinese special envoy, pledging for the continued assistance to Myanmar.