European Union Ambassador to Cambodia, Ms. Carmen Moreno told Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen that the EU will continue to be a development partner of the kingdom, assisting Cambodia’s sustainable economic development during a courtesy call on the premier at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh on 2nd December 2019.
Eang Sophalleth, Prime minister Hun Sen’s Personal Secretary, told reporters that the ambassador applauded Cambodia’s development.
“Cambodia is on its way to promote sustainable development, climate change, natural resource management, and trade.” the EU Ambassador said according to Eang Sophalleth.
“Peace and stability are prerequisites for Cambodia’s future, for sustainable development, as well as for Cambodia’s young generation,” she said.
H.E. Carmen Moreno emphasised that she is proud to remain a partner of Cambodia to support the kingdom’s sustainable development.
In response, Prime Minister Hun Sen conveyed congratulations to the ambassador for her posting to Cambodia.
He thanked the EU for the assistance, especially in the prosecution of former Khmer Rouge leaders.
Prime Minister asked the ambassador to consider exploring Cambodia-EU partnership opportunities to strengthen Cambodia-EU relations.