Senior Minister Sun Chanthol Receives a Delegation of Marubeni ASEAN Pte. Ltd.

AKP Phnom Penh, Cambodian Senior Minister and Minister of Public Works and Transport H.E. Sun Chanthol held talks here late last week with a visiting delegation of Marubeni ASEAN Pte. Ltd. led by its Senior Managing Executive Officer Mr. Iwasa Kaoru.

According the Ministry of Public Works and Transport's news release, the delegation also included the company's Regional CEO for ASEAN and Southwest Asia, the Regional COO for ASEAN, and the Managing Director.

In the meeting, H.E. Sun Chanthol and Mr. Iwasa Kaoru discussed the country's development involving sewage treatment, road rehabilitation, automated Guideway Transit (AGT) projects, and other related infrastructure projects.

H.E. Senior Minister suggested that the company meet with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to further discuss the ongoing projects. He also encouraged the company to research the advantages in establishing manufacturing facilities utilising Cambodian resources such as coffee beans, rubber, corn, pepper, cassava, and rice.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press