VIENTIANE, March 3 (Xinhua) -- The handing over ceremony for assistance from All-China Women's Federation to Lao Women's Union was held here on Friday afternoon, the Chinese embassy told Xinhua on Saturday.
Wang Wentian, the Chinese ambassador to Laos, on behalf of the All-China Women's Federation, transferred the assistance to Inlavanh Keobounphanh, President of the Lao Women's Union.
Wang said that the women's federations of China and Laos have been keeping good cooperation for a long time. There are frequently exchange of visits at all levels.
The handover of the equipment and supplies is expected help to further improve the office conditions of the Lao Women's Union at all levels in Laos, said the Chinese ambassador, adding that with the continuous development of the relations between China and Laos, the friendly cooperation between the two countries' women federations will be strengthened.
Keobounphanh expressed sincere thanks to the assistance from the All-China Women's Federation.
She said the supplies fully reflect the Chinese people, especially women's profound sentiments of friendship towards Laos. The Lao side will distribute the supplies to all provinces according to actual needs and will make effective use of them.
Lao Women's Union is willing to make more contribution to the Laos-China relations in the new era, she said.