Jan 18, 2010, 2:15 PM
We sincerely wish to welcome the President of ROC Ma Ying-jeou to The Republic of The Gambia.
Despite being far away geographically,
The cordial relationship that exists between The Gambia and the Republic of China on
In education, ROC provides numerous scholarships to Gambians, both at the
Annually, the ROC also provides millions of dalasis to support the country’s higher education sector.
In the field of health, ROC provides millions of dalasis every year, to boost quality health care service delivery in The Gambia.
Taiwanese medical teams also visit the country annually to offer free medical services to Gambian communities.
The construction of many first class roads in The Gambia has0 been supported by the Government of the ROC.
The Taiwan Agriculture Technical Mission in the country has also been based in the country permanently for many years now, and has been contributing significantly to the country’s food self-sufficiency efforts.
They provide fertiliser and seed nuts, transfer new knowledge and techniques to the local farmers.
We believe that with all these and many development assistance being offered to The Gambia by the Government and people of
Meanwhile, The Gambia continues to support ROC to have meaningful participation and representation in international bodies.
Despite being a poor country, The Gambia has indeed shown to the whole world that our relationship with
In 2009, The Gambia donated seven hundred thousand US Dollars to the Republic of China on
The visit of President Ma and delegation would, no doubt, deepen and strengthen our mutually beneficial relations for the good of both countries and peoples.
We, therefore, say a Big Welcome President Ma and Delegation; Please Feel at Home!