Filipino Senator and Professional Boxer To Visit Cambodia

The Filipino Senator and Professional Boxer Manny Pacquiao will accompany his president H.E. Rodrigo Duterte to visit Cambodia on Dec. 13-14, 2016.

Speaking at the congratulatory ceremony organised at the Peace Palace yesterday afternoon for Mr. Sok Chan Mean who won a gold medal in the 47th World Championships of Petanque in Antananarivo, Madagascar, Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen said Manny Pacquiao will be a member of the high-level Filipino delegation led by President Rodrigo Duterte to visit Cambodia next week.

Samdech Techo Hun Sen thus requested the Cambodian Boxing Federation to invite Manny Pacquiao to visit its head office.

According to the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, the upcoming state visit of H.E. Rodrigo Duterte will be made at the invitation of His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia.

During his stay in the Kingdom, H.E. Rodrigo Duterte will be received in a Royal Audience by His Majesty the King.

H.E. Rodrigo Duterte will also hold bilateral talks with Samdech Techo Hun Sen and then the two leaders will witness the signing ceremony of some documents, including the Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation in Combating Transnational Crime, and the Memorandum of Agreement on Sports Cooperation.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press