His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, sent a message to the National Assembly (NA) on the opening of the NA’s 6th session of the 6th legislature, held here at the NA Palace this morning.
In the royal message, the monarch expressed his appreciation for the efforts of the legislative body, under the leadership of Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, NA President, in reviewing, discussing and approving many laws for the supreme interest of the nation in accordance with the reality and globalisation.
His Majesty the King stated that the NA had thoroughly and timely review and study the draft laws, especially the draft law on measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and other severe and dangerous contagious diseases, approved urgently in order to be used in a special situation that Cambodia was facing the community transmission of COVID-19.
The monarch also highlighted the social activities of all lawmakers, particularly Samdech Heng Samrin, who has actively contributed and supported the Royal Government in all operations to prevent the pandemic, disseminate the measures taken by the Ministry of Health, and boost the vaccination programme.
His Majesty the King took the opportunity to praise the efforts of the Royal Government led by Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen in containing and preventing the COVID-19 spread, and thanked the international community and friendly countries, mainly the World Health Organisation (WHO) and China for their close cooperation, coordination and assistance in COVID-19 vaccines.
Source: Agency Kampuchea Press