Chinese ambassador to Saudi Arabia Chen Weiqing (left) and Mansur Muhtar, vice-president of the Islamic Development Bank, witness an agreement to build anti-epidemic public health laboratories. Photo: Xinhua Chinese ambassador to Saudi Arabia Chen Weiqing (left) and Mansur Muhtar, vice-president of the Islamic Development Bank, witness an agreement to build anti-epidemic public health laboratories. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese ambassador to Saudi Arabia Chen Weiqing (left) and Mansur Muhtar, vice-president of the Islamic Development Bank, witness an agreement to build anti-epidemic public health laboratories. Photo: Xinhua

China, Middle East, ramp up public health cooperation against coronavirus pandemic

  • Laboratories on the agenda, according to new agreement signed in Jeddah
  • Move is the latest in multilateral collaboration between China and the region

Topic |   Belt and Road Initiative
Chinese ambassador to Saudi Arabia Chen Weiqing (left) and Mansur Muhtar, vice-president of the Islamic Development Bank, witness an agreement to build anti-epidemic public health laboratories. Photo: Xinhua Chinese ambassador to Saudi Arabia Chen Weiqing (left) and Mansur Muhtar, vice-president of the Islamic Development Bank, witness an agreement to build anti-epidemic public health laboratories. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese ambassador to Saudi Arabia Chen Weiqing (left) and Mansur Muhtar, vice-president of the Islamic Development Bank, witness an agreement to build anti-epidemic public health laboratories. Photo: Xinhua
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