The government has appointed Minister Maria Sargren ambassador to Phnom Penh.
Maria Sargren today serves as Minister Counsellor at the Permanent Representation in Brussels. She has previously served inter alia the United Nations in New York, at the representation in Geneva, at the embassy in Harare and as a national expert at the European Commission in Brussels.
Meanwhile, the current Swedish Ambassador to Cambodia, Anna Maj Hultgård, will host a seminar and networking in Bangkok on 23 May 2016, hosted by the Embassy of Sweden.
On the topic ‘Doing Business in Cambodia: Opportunities and Challenges’. According to World Bank Cambodia has enjoyed annual rapid growth, averaging 7.7 per cent annual for two decades.
The members of the Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce are invited to attend, including a networking, held at the Embassy of Sweden in Bangkok.
Maria Sargren assumes her new position in September.