Mekong-Lancang Permanent Secretariat Planned in Cambodia

Cambodia and China are planning the establishment of Mekong-Lancang permanent secretariat in Cambodia in order to facilitate the two countries’ work with other member countries.

The update was shared by Co-President of the newly formed Cambodia-China Journalist Association (CCJA) Mr. Soy Sopheap following yesterday’s meeting with Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith.

The Chinese counterpart, highlighted Mr. Soy Sopheap, will fund identification of location and construction of the secretariat.

According to the CCJA co-president, H.E. Khieu Kanharith encouraged the engagement of ministry’s official in the working group to establish the secretariat.

It is expected that the existence of the Mekong-Lancang permanent secretariat will further enhance cooperation not only among Cambodia and China, but also with other member countries of the region.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press