President of Laos to Visit Cambodia This Weekend
AKP Phnom Penh, February 06, 2020 —
H.E. Bounnhang Vorachith, General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party and President of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic will begin his state visit to the Kingdom of Cambodia this weekend, according to a press release from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.
“At the invitation of His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, H.E. Bounnhang Vorachith will make a state visit to the Kingdom of Cambodia from Feb. 09-10, 2020,” it pointed out.
During the visit, it added, H.E. Bounnhang Vorachith will be granted a Royal Audience by His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, at the Royal Palace and will receive separate courtesy calls by Samdech Vibol Sena Pheakdei Say Chhum, President of the Senate, Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, President of the National Assembly, and Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia.
While staying in Cambodia, H.E. Bounnhang Vorachith will lay wreath at the Monument of Independence and pay tribute and respect at the Royal Memorial of His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk “Preah Borom Ratanak Kaudh”, the Late King-Father of Cambodia, it continued.
The state visit of H.E. Bounnhang Vorachith will be another significant milestone to further strengthen the comprehensive and long-lasting strategic partnership as well as to promote good bonds of friendship, solidarity and cooperation in all fields between the two good neighboring countries and peoples, underlined the same source.
By Khan Sophirom