Japan Reaffirms Support for Cambodia’s 2018 General Election

Government of Japan has reaffirmed to support Cambodia's upcoming general election to be held on July 29, 2018.

The commitment was made by visiting Director of Southeast Asian Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan Mr. Yukio Saita during his meeting with H.E. Sik Bun Hok, President of the National Election Committee (NEC) here in Phnom Penh yesterday afternoon.

Mr. Yukio Saita spoke highly of NEC's achievements, including those made possible through the assistance from the Japanese government and people.

H.E. Sik Bun Hok profoundly thanked the Government and people of Japan for their assistance to Cambodia in all sectors, especially the country's elections.

He also updated the Japanese side on the committee's preparation work toward the scheduled general election 2018.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press