Cambodian Foreign Minister To Co-Chair 13th JCBC Meeting in Lao PDR
AKP Phnom Penh, February 19, 2019 —
Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn will pay an official visit to the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) this week, at the invitation of his Lao counterpart H.E. Saleumxay Kommasith.
According to a press release of the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn will co-chair with his Lao counterpart the 13th Meeting of Cambodia-Lao PDR Joint Commission for Bilateral Cooperation (JCBC) on Feb. 21-22, 2019 in Vientiane.
H.E. Prak Sokhonn will discuss with H.E. Saleumxay Kommasith on various aspects of bilateral cooperation with the aim of expanding the scope and depth of bilateral cooperation in all potential areas. He will also exchange views with his Laos counterpart on regional and international matters of common interest.
During his stay in Vientiane, the Cambodian DPM will pay separate courtesy calls on Lao leaders including President H.E. Bounnhang Vorachith and Prime Minister Dr. Thongloun Sisoulith.
This third visit to the Lao PDR since H.E. Prak Sokhonn became Foreign Minister three years ago will further enhance the longstanding fraternal ties between the two countries.
By C. Nika