Cambodian Environment Minister Receives Vice President of Chinese Academy of Sciences

Cambodian Minister of Environment H.E. Say Samal received here yesterday at the ministry office visiting Vice President of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Professor Wang Dongsheng.

According to the Ministry of Environment's news release, Professor Wang Dongsheng reaffirmed the Chinese Academy of Sciences' stance to promote deeper cooperation in the environment sector with the ministry.

He said his institution is planning to sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on this cooperation with the Cambodian side.

The establishment of an automatic river water quality monitoring station, and water quality laboratory will be part of the MoU, he added.

For his part, H.E. Say Samal highly evaluated the progress in the cooperation between the Ministry of Environment and Chinese Academy of Sciences, hoping that the cooperation will further strengthen the effectiveness of environmental protection.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press