Cambodian NA President Receives Lao PM

President of the National Assembly (NA) of Cambodia Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin received here yesterday afternoon visiting Prime Minister of the Lao People's Democratic Republic H.E. Thongloun Sisoulith.

H.E. Keo Piseth, Director of Cabinet of the NA president, told reporters that H.E. Thongloun Sisoulith re-affirmed the long-lasting and traditional friendship and cooperation between both countries, and the commitment to further deepen the bilateral cooperation, particularly in the fields of diplomacy, economy, trade, and culture.

H.E. Thongloun Sisoulith said the Cambodian and Lao governments have been working closely to transform the common border area into an area of peace, friendship, development, and good cooperation, as well as to speed up the border marker planting. They have also agreed to build a bridge crossing Ropov river between the two countries, he added.

For his part, Samdech Heng Samrin highly valued the good relations and cooperation between both governments and expressed his full support to the promotion of economic, trade, cultural and tourism cooperation between the two countries and to their efforts in building a border of friendship, peace and development.

Source: AKP