PM Hun Sen Congratulates 3rd River Festival in Stung Treng Province

Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has sent a congratulation message to the organisers of River Festival in Stung Treng to happen from Mar. 24 to 26.

The Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia underlined in the letter that the festival themed "River - Connecting People, Tourism, Culture and Environment" does not only promote the area as tourist destination, but also contributes significantly to natural resource conservation.

At the same time, continued the letter, the celebration will further promote Cambodia's friendship tie with other ASEAN member countries and beyond - especially those nations in the Mekong sub-region and Japan as development partner.

Samdech Techno Hun Sen, in the communication, encouraged all concerned stakeholders to join hands in order to make the event another great one.

The upcoming River Festival will be the first of its kind for Stung Treng province, but the third one for Cambodia.

The country's first Festival was organised in Kratie province, while the second in Kampong Cham and Thbong Khmum provinces.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press