Eswatini health minister visits Taiwan

Focus Taiwan
Date: 2019/03/17
By: Joseph Yeh

Taipei, March 17 (CNA) Eswatini Minister of Health Lizzy Nkosi arrived in Taiwan Sunday

CNA file photo

for a five-day visit aimed at enhancing bilateral exchanges in the areas of health and medical care, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said that day.

The health minister, who was appointed in November last year, is accompanied by a delegation that includes Velephi Okello, deputy director of health services under the ministry, according to a MOFA statement.

During their visit, the two will meet with Health and Welfare Minister Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) and attend a banquet to be hosted by Vice Foreign Minister Miguel Tsao (曹立傑).

During their meetings, Nkosi and various Taiwanese officials will discuss ways to enhance two-way exchanges in health and medical care and how to help Taiwan’s bid to attend this year’s World Health Assembly (WHA), the highest decision-making body of the World Health Organization (WHO), which will take place in Geneva May 20-28, MOFA said.    [FULL  STORY]

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