Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of Kingdom of Cambodia, received here this morning at the Peace Palace visiting delegation of China-Cambodia Friendship Association led by its President H.E. Ms. Gu Xiulian.
During the talk, H.E. Ms. Gu Xiulian lauded the excellent relationship between the two countries through mutual support on regional and international arenas.
H.E. Ms. Gu Xiulian, also Vice-Chairwoman of China’s National People’s Congress Standing Committee, highly praised Cambodia for its rapid development in almost all sectors in the past ten years.
She also sought more cooperation between the two countries, peoples and friendship associations while Cambodia and China are celebrating this year the 55th anniversary of the establishment of their diplomatic relations and the Cambodia-China Friendship Year.
In reply, Samdech Techo Hun Sen warmly welcomed H.E. Ms. Gu Xiulian’s visit in Cambodia, stressing that it will further tighten the bilateral ties of friendship and cooperation. The Cambodian premier also laid stress on the importance of strengthening the cooperation between the two friendship associations.
After the meeting, Samdech Techo Hun Sen and H.E. Ms. Gu Xiulian planted saplings inside the compound of the Office of the Council of Ministers, in front of the China-Cambodia Friendship Building, as a symbol of both countries’ friendship, solidarity and cooperation.