PM Lauds Border Area’s Development

Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has expressed his appreciation for the achievements in Svay Rieng, a bordering province with Vietnam.

At the get-together with nearly 20,000 workers and employees from 32 factories and enterprises held at the Interior Automobile Industry Complex in Bavet city of Svay Rieng province this morning, Samdech Techo Hun Sen said there are currently 165 factories and enterprises in Svay Rieng, employing 59,183 workers.

According to the Premier, those factories produce clothes, footwear, bikes and watch spare parts, Electric light bulbs, photo frames, etc. and assemble bikes, medium-size trucks and so on.

This is a pride of Cambodia to have factories producing various products for export to international markets, he stressed.

Annually, he added, an amount of more than US$120 million is injected to Svay Rieng province through the workers' monthly wages.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press