VGP – The Cambodian Government expects
that Vietnamese-Cambodians to stabilize their lives and uphold their
bridging roles in Viet Nam-Cambodia friendship relations, said Cambodian
PM Hun Sen at his reception for Deputy PM, FM Pham Binh Minh in Phnom Penh,
Cambodia on August 20.
Cambodian PM Hun Sen (R) meets Deputy PM, FM Pham Binh
Minh, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, August 20, 2019 - Photo: VGP/Hai Minh
The meeting was organized on the occasion of the
Vietnamese Deputy PM’s visit to Cambodia to attend the 17th meeting of the
Viet Nam-Cambodia Joint Commission on economic, cultural, scientific and
Minh conveyed the greetings of Viet Nam’s senior
leaders to the Cambodian PM, asserting that the Vietnamese Party and State
are delighted with the fruitful developments in the two nations’ traditional
friendship and comprehensive cooperation.
High-ranking delegation visits, with rhe remarkable
one by Party General Secretary, State President Nguyen Phu Trong to Cambodia
in February 2019 and PM Hun Sen’s official visit to Viet Nam in December
2018 have created more forces for the bilateral relationship.
Minh highlighted effective and practical
achievements in trade and investment ties, including the two-way trade value
of US$4.7 billion in 2018, which is forecasted to reach US$5 billion at the
end of this year.
Viet Nam always provides suitable resources to
support Cambodia in all fields, especially training and high-quality human
resource development, infrastructure development and social security.
The two sides’ ministries, agencies and localities
have enhanced close coordination and help each other to make contributions o
strengthening the friendship ties.
PM Hun Sen spoke highly of the two countries’
Ministries of Foreign Affairs, ministries and agencies for making efforts in
maintaining the Joint Committee to promptly tackle obstacles in the
He appraised the two sides’ relevant agencies on
basically completing 84% of the border demarcation and marker planting
for official signing in the time ahead.
Cambodia always attaches importance to and highly
values cooperation and assistance of Viet Nam, he said, welcoming the
Vietnamese businesses to launch operation and investment in Cambodia.
The Cambodian Government spares no effort in
facilitating the operation of foreign enterprises, including Vietnamese
ones, he said.
Related to legal documents for Cambodians with
Vietnamese origin in Cambodia, the Cambodian Government expects that they
will stabilize their lives and uphold their bridging roles in Viet
Nam-Cambodia friendship relations, he asserted.