Cambodian PM To Visit Vietnam Next Tuesday

Cambodia's Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen will lead a delegation to pay an official visit to Vietnam from Dec. 20 to 21, 2016, at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart H.E. Nguyen Xuan Phuc, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MFA-IC)'s press release.

The Cambodian delegation will include H.E. Tea Banh, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the National Defense; H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Senior Minister and Minister of MFA-IC; H.E. Var Kim Hong, Senior Minister in charge of Border Affairs; H.E. Ouk Rabun, Minister of Rural Development; H.E. Suy Sem, Minister of Mines and Energy; H.E. Pan Sorasak, Minister of Commerce; H.E. Veng Sakhon, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries; and other members of the Royal Government of Cambodia, it pointed out.

During the visit, it added, Samdech Techo Hun Sen will hold bilateral talks with H.E. Nguyen Xuan Phuc, and pay separate courtesy calls on H.E. Nguyen Phu Trong, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam; H.E. Tran Dai Quang, President of Vietnam; and H.E. Ms. Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, Chairwomen of the National Assembly of Vietnam.

According to the press release issued this morning, a number of agreements and memorandums of understanding are expected to be signed by both countries' ministers.

Besides, Samdech Techo Hun Sen will receive courtesy calls by Cambodia-Vietnam Friendship Association, Ho Chi Minh City leaders, Vietnamese veterans and family members as well.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press