China donates 18,000 USD worth of medicine and equipment to B.P. Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital in Nepal (linked to #34393 and #38346)
Constant 2017 USD
Funding agency [Type]
Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]
Health (Code: 120)
In August 2007, Chinese Ambassador to Nepal Zheng Xianglin handed over a donation consisting of cancer treatment medicine and equipment to Secretary of Nepali Ministry of Health and Population Ram Chandra Man Singh. The donation, worth around 18,000 USD, was given to B.P. Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital. In February 2000, both sides exchanged a letter concerning technical aid to the B. P. Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital.
B.P. Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital is a comprehensive cancer care center with 450 beds and equipped with diagnostic and therapeutic machine in the country. It was established in the 1990s with financial aid from China.
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Receiving agencies [Type]
Government of Nepal [Government Agency]
Implementing agencies [Type]
B.P. Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital (BPKMCH) [Other]; Government of Nepal [Government Agency]