DPM Samdech Sar Kheng Meets EU Ambassador

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng has met with H.E. George Edgar, EU Ambassador to Cambodia, to update work progress.

In the meeting taking place yesterday afternoon at the ministry office here in Phnom Penh, Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng briefed H.E. George Edgar on the progress of circulating new identification cards (IDs) to the owners and the preparation for the upcoming 2018 general election.

Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng added that the Royal Government of Cambodia has been working hard to coordinate the provision of IDs to Cambodian migrant workers, particularly those in Thailand to avoid their undocumented status.

He also acknowledged on-going contribution from development partners including the EU as well as local and international non-governmental organisations to the development of Cambodia.

For his part, H.E. George Edgar spoke highly of the government's and the ministry's efforts for the above mentioned achievements and thanked Samdech Kralahom for the sharing.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press