Phnom Penh, Long Beach Form Sister Alliance

Cambodia and the United States of America have entered an agreement on formation of city sister alliance between Phnom Penh and Long Beach.

The agreement was signed by H.E. Khuong Sreng, Governor of Phnom Penh capital and visiting H.E. Robert Garcia, Mayor of Long Beach of California, United States of America, here in Phnom Penh yesterday.

The agreement focuses mainly on exchange of mutual visit between the two cities' officials; and on promotion of cooperation in culture, economy, education, agriculture, tourism, health, technology and human resources between the two cities and peoples.

Long Beach is the third American city having formed sister alliance with Phnom Penh capital, following Lowell and Cleveland cities.

H.E. Robert Garcia has arrived in Cambodia on Jan. 25 for a six-day working visit.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press