Cambodian PM To Attend 32nd ASEAN Summit This Weekend in Singapore

Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, will lead a high-level delegation to attend the 32nd ASEAN Summit to be held in Singapore on April 27-28, 2018.

According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MFA-IC)'s press release AKP received this morning, the Cambodian Premier's participation is in response to the invitation of H.E. Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister of Singapore and Chair of the Summit.

The Cambodian delegation will include H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Senior Minister and Minister of MFA-IC; H.E. Pan Sorasak, Minister of Commerce, H.E. Hang Chuon Naron, Minister of Education, Youth and Sport, as well as other member of the Royal Government of Cambodia.

Themed Resilient and Innovative ASEAN, the 32nd Summit will reflect the core approaches taken by ASEAN in order to remain relevant as the trusted regional body in the maintenance and promotion of peace, stability, and prosperity.

In this important opportunity, the Leaders will also discuss and exchange views on building a resilient and Innovative ASEAN, establishment of an ASEAN Smart Cities Network, Cybersecurity Cooperation, ASEAN's external relations and its future directions as well as regional and international issues of common interests.

At the conclusion of this summit, a number of important documents will be issued/adopted or noted.

On the sidelines of the summit, Samdech Techo Hun Sen will hold bilateral meetings with heads of delegation of some countries.

In preparation of the 32nd ASEAN Summit, H.E. Senior Minister Prak Sokhonn will attend the ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting, 17th ASEAN Political-Security Community Council Meeting and 21st ASEAN Coordinating Council Meeting.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press