Liu Kun, Minister of Finance of China It stated in a statement on the website of the ministry that China has eased debt to developing countries in a total amount of $ 2.1 billion within the G20 framework, with the aim of providing assistance to countries affected by the COVID-19 epidemic.

The statement said The debt relief from China is the highest among G20 members, according to the China International Development Cooperation Agency. And the Bank for Import and Export of China The debt relief to 23 countries totaling $ 1.353 billion. The slotxo Chinese Development Bank has eased $ 748 million of debt to developing countries.

China's finance minister said the Chinese authorities are willing to provide further assistance to developing countries. In particular, the countries that are most affected by the epidemic. And in addition to debt relief China still wants to send a vaccine against COVID-19. To these countries too

The move follows many developing countries. Especially countries in Africa They are facing a debt crisis as a result of the COVID-19 epidemic.