Direct Cooperation between Phnom Penh and Shenzhen Discussed

AKP Phnom Penh, Shenzhen city of China is seeking direct economic and tourism cooperation with Phnom Penh capital, according to local media report.

Discussion of the cooperation happened in a recent meeting between Phnom Penh's Deputy Governor Mr. Nuon Pharoth and a visiting Shenzhen's delegation here at the capital hall.

As specified by the Chinese delegation, special economic zone's operation experience sharing mechanism between Phnom Penh and Shenzhen will be established next year.

At the same time, added the delegation, Shenzhen hopes to introduce a so-called Mekong sun light village in the suburb of Phnom Penh.

On behalf of Phnom Penh capital hall, Mr. Nuon Pharoth welcomed the investment plans that will contribute to reducing poverty in Cambodia.

The Shenzhen's delegation also invited senior officials from Phnom Penh capital hall to visit the city in 2018 to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Cambodia-China diplomatic ties.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press