Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary to Visit Cambodia Next Week

AKP Phnom Penh, October 29, 2020 —

H.E. Péter Szijjártó, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary, will pay an official visit to Cambodia on Nov. 3, at the invitation of H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.

According to a press release of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation AKP received this evening, the Hungarian foreign minister will pay a courtesy call on Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia.

Samdech Techo Prime Minister will preside over the signing ceremony of three important documents: 1. Air Service Agreement between the Government of Kingdom of Cambodia and the Government of Hungary; 2. Memorandum of Understanding on Field of Water Management between the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology of the Kingdom of Cambodia and the Ministry of Interior of Hungary; and 3. Memorandum of Understanding between the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of the Kingdom of Cambodia and the Ministry of Agriculture of Hungary on Cooperation in the Field of Agriculture.

H.E. Péter Szijjártó will have an official meeting with H.E. Deputy Prime Minister Prak Sokhonn, during which various fields of bilateral cooperation as well as regional and international issues of common interest and concern will be discussed, followed by a joint press announcement.

During the visit, H.E. Péter Szijjártó will have separate meetings with H.E. Pan Sorasak, Minister of Commerce, H.E. Veng Sakhon, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, and H.E. Sous Yara, Member of the Parliament.

Furthermore, H.E. Péter Szijjártó will preside over the Official Opening Ceremony of the Office of the Embassy of Hungary in Phnom Penh.

H.E. Péter Szijjártó’s official visit will further expand and strengthen the traditionally close relations of friendship and cooperation between our two countries, Cambodia and Hungary.

By C. Nika