Category Archives: International Cooperation

Cambodian PM Receives S. Korean DPM

Korean 1Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, met Koreanyesterday with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Education of the Republic of Korea H.E. Hwang Woo-yea, on the sidelines of the Asian African Summit in Indonesia.

According to the National Television of Cambodia (TVK), Samdech Techo Hun Sen and H.E. Hwang Woo-yea discussed different topics, especially about some 10,000 Cambodian-Korean children. Continue reading

Cambodian PM Holds Talks with Chinese President

ChineseCambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (L, pic.1) shakes hands with Chinese meetingChinese President H.E. Xi Jinping, at their meeting this morning in Jakarta, Indonesia, on the sidelines of the Asian African Summit.

Cambodia To Open Embassy in Egypt

EzibCambodia will further promote its diplomatic ties and cooperation with Egypt by establishing its embassy in Cairo, Egypt, in the near future.

Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Hor Namhong will soon visit Egypt and the Cambodian Embassy is expected to be opened during the visit, said Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, while meeting with his Egyptian counterpart, H.E. Ibrahim Mahlab, on the sidelines of the Asian African Summit held yesterday afternoon in Jakarta, Indonesia.

H.E. Ibrahim Mahlab informed Samdech Techo Hun Sen of the normalization of situation in Egypt, and was committed to further tighten the relationship and cooperation between the two countries.

Cambodian PM Attends the Opening of Asian African Summit in Indonesia

Indonesia 1Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, Samdech indonesiaattended the opening ceremony of the Asian African held this morning in Jakarta, Indonesia under the theme of Strengthening indonesia 2South-South Cooperation to Promote World Peace and Prosperity.

According to the National Television of Cambodia (TVK), Samdech Techo Hun Sen and other Heads of State/Government and high level delegates from over 120 countries in Asia and Africa were warmly welcomed by H.E. Joko Widodo, President of Indonesia. Continue reading

Cambodian PM Holds Talks with Indonesian President

IndonesiaSamdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, this morning held bilateral talks with H.E. Joko Widodo, President of Indonesia, on the sidelines of “the 10th Anniversary of the New Asian-African Strategic Partnership Summit” and “the Commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the Asian-African Conference” in Indonesia. Continue reading

Neak Loeung Bridge Officially Inaugurated

Neak LoeungThe Japan-funded Neak Loeung Bridge or Tsubasa Bridge was inaugurated here this morning under the Neakpresidency of Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, and representative of the Japanese government.

Neak Loeung BridgeLocated in Kandal province about 60 kilometers from Phnom Penh capital through National Road (NR) No. 1, the construction of the bridge of 2,215 meters long and its approach road with the length of 3,100 meters cost some 119.4 million Japanese Yen, equivalent to US$127 million. Continue reading

Cambodian Foreign Minister Receives U.S. Director of Policy Planning

image005Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Hor image006Namhong held talks here this morning with visiting Mr. David McKean, Director of Policy Planning at the U.S. Department of State.

The talks touched on the progress of the diplomatic ties and the visit exchange between the two countries, particularly the upcoming visits of the U.S. First Lady H.E. Mrs. Michelle Obama, planned on Mar. 20-22 and of H.E. Ms. Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives, scheduled on Mar. 30, H.E. Koy Kuong, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, told reporters. Continue reading

Cambodia, Turkey Condemn ISIS

image010Cambodian and Turkish top diplomats this morning condemned the Islamic State militant group, formerly known as ISIS, and supported the eradication of ISIS from the world.

Speaking at a joint press conference held here at the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MFA-IC) after their bilateral talks, H.E. Hor Namhong, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of MFA-IC, and visiting H.E. Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey, shared the same idea that ISIS is a very brutal organization and it does not represent Islam. Continue reading

Japan To Provide 19,200 Million Yen in Concessional Loan to Cambodia

image001The Government of Japan has pledged to provide some 19,200 Million Yen, or more than US$158 million, in image002concessional loan to Cambodia for the construction of a portion of National Road No. 5.

The pledge was made by H.E. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, during a working luncheon organized on Mar. 15 in honor of Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen and his accompanied members, on the sidelines of the Third United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction held in Sendai, Miyagi prefecture, Japan, according to the National Television of Cambodia (TVK)’s report. Continue reading

Cambodian PM Leaves for World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Japan

image001A high-ranking Cambodian delegation led by its Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun image004Sen departed here this morning for Japan to attend the Third United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction to be held from Mar. 14 to 18, 2015 in Sendai.

The delegation was seen off at Phnom Penh International Airport by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior H.E. Sar Kheng and many other senior government official as well as Japanese Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Kumamaru Yuji. Continue reading