Mozambican Foreign Minister Verónica Macamo has expressed gratitude to China for its support for the economic and social development of her country, the Chinese Embassy in Maputo says.
A written statement issued by the embassy says Ms Macamo did so in a meeting with Chinese Ambassador to Mozambique Wang Hejun.
The statement quotes Ms Macamo as expressing appreciation for Chinese help in countering the COVID-19 pandemic in Mozambique.
Ms Macamo said her country was amenable to closer Sino-Mozambican cooperation and stronger Sino-Mozambican relations.
The cooperation in countering the pandemic showed the depth of Sino-Mozambican friendship, the statement quotes Mr Wang as saying. China will keep on spurring cooperation to strengthen the Sino-Mozambican partnership, the Chinese Embassy in Maputo quotes the ambassador as saying.