Cambodian NA President Receives Kuwaiti Minister of Social Affairs and Labour

AKP Phnom Penh, October 25, 2018 —

Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, President of the National Assembly (NA), received here this morning a courtesy call by H.E. Ms. Hind Al-Sabeeh, Minister of Social Affairs and Labour and Minister of State for Economic Affairs of Kuwait.

The Cambodian NA president considered the visit of H.E. Ms. Hind Al-Sabeeh in Cambodia as a new opportunity to tighten the existing over-20-year friendship, solidarity and cooperation between both countries.

So far, said Samdech Heng Samrin, Cambodia’s NA has approved the Law on approval of memorandum of understanding on labour force exchange between Cambodia and Kuwait for mutual interests.

President of the Cambodian NA took the opportunity to call on, through H.E. Ms. Hind Al-Sabeeh, Kuwaiti people and investors to visit and invest in Cambodia as much as possible since Cambodia has many potential sectors.

For her part, H.E. Ms. Hind Al-Sabeeh informed Samdech Heng Samrin about her meeting with Cambodian Minister of Labour and Vocational Training H.E Ith Samheng, which focused on labour force exchange and education sector between Cambodia and Kuwait.

Kuwait has been ready to welcome and protect Cambodian workers, affirmed H.E. Ms. Hind Al-Sabeeh, adding that her country respects both foreign and local workers’ rights and a working group to facilitate and solve problems of Cambodian workers will be created soon.

By So Sophavy