A health worker vaccinates a man in Kathmandu. Photo: Zuma Wire/ DPA A health worker vaccinates a man in Kathmandu. Photo: Zuma Wire/ DPA
A health worker vaccinates a man in Kathmandu. Photo: Zuma Wire/ DPA

China promises to give Nepal a million Covid-19 vaccines as it seeks to cement closer ties

  • Offer of support is latest sign of improving relationship that has also seen Nepal expand its diplomatic presence by opening a new consulate
  • Chinese President Xi Jinping offered to help in a call with his Nepalese counterpart Bidya Devi Bhandari last week

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A health worker vaccinates a man in Kathmandu. Photo: Zuma Wire/ DPA A health worker vaccinates a man in Kathmandu. Photo: Zuma Wire/ DPA
A health worker vaccinates a man in Kathmandu. Photo: Zuma Wire/ DPA
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