Senior Minister Sun Chanthol Receives IRITWG Co-Facilitator

Cambodian Senior Minister and Minister of Public Works and Transport H.E. Sun Chanthol met here on Monday with Mr. Sugano Yuichi, Co-Facilitator of the Infrastructure and Regional Integration Technical Working Group (IRITWG) and Chief Representative of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Cambodia.

Representatives from the Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MPWT), line ministries, IRITWG and development partners were also in attendance.

According to a news release of MPWT, the objective of the IRITWG's formation is to coordinate effective prioritisation processes and to consult on relevant policies and frameworks for effective management of Cambodia's infrastructure sector.

In the meeting, H.E. Sun Chanthol urged the development partners to help rehabilitate rural roads and requested JICA's support to the creation of the data centre in the ministry's new building.

H.E. Senior Minister expressed his sincere appreciation and thanks to the JICA for their generous and continued support and assistance in helping to enhance Cambodia's infrastructure development.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press