Cambodian Senate President Samdech Vibol Sena Pheakdei Say Chhum this morning led a high-level delegation to pay an official visit to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, from Oct. 24 to 26, at the invitation of H.E. Vuong Dinh Hue, Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) of Vietnam.
The delegation was seen off at Phnom Penh International Airport by senators and senior officials of the General Secretariat of Senate. Vietnamese Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Nguyen Huy Tang was also present on the occasion.
The visit intends to strengthen and expand the ties of friendship, solidarity and cooperation between the two peoples and countries as well as between the Cambodian Senate and the Vietnamese NA, said a recent press release of the Senate General Secretariat.
It is also aimed to cheer the 55th anniversary of the establishment of Cambodia-Vietnam diplomatic relations, and the Cambodia-Vietnam Friendship Year 2022, it added.
According to the source, during the visit, Samdech Say Chhum will hold talks with Vietnamese top leaders including H.E. Nguyen Phu Trong, General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam, Vietnamese President H.E. Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Vietnamese NA President H.E. Vuong Dinh Hue, and Vietnamese Prime Minister H.E. Pham Minh Chinh as well as some other Vietnamese dignitaries.
Source: Agency Kampuchea Press