China Values Friendship and Cooperation with Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, September 11, 2018 —


Cambodia and China are “steel” friends and have strong cooperation, stressed First Chinese Vice Premier H.E. Han Zheng while meeting with Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, in Nanning, Guangxi province this afternoon, on the sidelines of 15th ASEAN-China Expo.


According to the official Facebook page of Samdech Techo Hun Sen, H.E. Han Zheng, also a member of the Politburo Standing Committee of the Communist Party of China, recalled the long-lasting relations between both nations as well as their efforts to foster their comprehensive cooperation.


H.E. Han Zheng conveyed regards from Chinese President H.E. Xi Jinping to Samdech Techo Hun Sen and congratulated him on his reelection as Prime Minister of Cambodia. He also revealed his plan to invite the Cambodian Premier to attend One Belt One Road meeting in April next year.


For his part, Samdech Techo Hun Sen thanked China for giving Cambodia the status of Country of Honour in the 15th China-ASEAN Expo and thanked H.E. Xi Jinping for his regards and congratulations.


Samdech Techo Hun Sen briefed H.E. Han Zheng on the political situation in Cambodia and requested China to increase quotas for Cambodian agricultural imports and to convince more Chinese investors to do business in Cambodia.


By So Sophavy