Senior Minister and Minister of Economy and Finance H.E. Aun Pornmoniroth has received a visiting senior ADB delegation led by the bank's Director General in charge of South-East Asia Department, Mr. Ramesh Subramaniam.
In the meeting at the ministry office here in Phnom Penh on Tuesday afternoon, H.E. Minister briefed the visiting delegation on the latest status of Cambodia's economic performance.
With the achievement of targeted 7 percent economic growth, underlined H.E. Aun Pornmoniroth, Cambodia was able to reduce the country's poverty by another percent.
He added that the Royal Government of Cambodia is working hard to bring the country to upper middle-income and high-income statuses by 2030 and 2050, respectively.
From his end, Mr. Ramesh Subramaniam thanked the finance minister for his warm hospitality and congratulated Cambodia on the impressive economic performance.
Source: Agency Kampuchea Press