The 5th India-CLMV Business Conclave kicked off here this morning under the presidency of Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Hor Namhong, High Representative of Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen.
In his keynote address, H.E. Hor Namhong expressed his appreciation for the organisation of this two-day event and highly evaluated the role of India in the Initiative for ASEAN Integration (IAI), especially in helping Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam (CLMV) integrate into ASEAN.
I think that this India-CLMV Business Conclave is an important road map for the economic development of India and CLMV, he underlined.
H.E. Hor Namhong also recalled Cambodia's contribution to the regional integration and the country's high commitment to cooperate with India, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam to gasp every opportunity for the sustainable development in their respective countries and the whole region.
Besides, he laid stress on the significance of private sector in the integration of the CLMV countries in the region.
Held under the theme India-CLMV Economic Development: Collaboration for Regional Integration, the 5th India-CLMV Business Conclave aimed at promoting and tightening the economic, trade, culture, and tourism relations between India and CLMV. This event attracted various experts from the governments and private sectors of CLMV and India.
The 4th India-CLMV Business Conclave was held in Jaipur, India in February 2017.
Source: Agency Kampuchea Press