Chinese city donates anti-virus supplies to Portugal

Shenyang, capital of northeast China's Liaoning Province, will donate 10,000 disposable masks and 500 protective suits to the city of Braga, Portugal, said the municipal foreign affairs office.


Shenyang authorities in a conference (Photo from Internet)

In a letter to Shenyang Mayor Jiang Youwei on Thursday, Ricardo Rio, the mayor of Braga, said his city hoped to learn from Shenyang's experience in coronavirus prevention and control, as well as the support.

Shenyang authorities organized a video conference Friday afternoon with officials and medical experts of Braga to share its experience in epidemic prevention and public health crisis management.

Shenyang and Braga will establish a sister-city relationship in accordance with an agreement signed during Ricardo Rio's visit to the Chinese city in October 2017.