At the invitation of Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the
Hochiminh city Party Secretary Le Thanh Hai, Defense Deputy Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh, Public Security Deputy Minister Bui Van Nam …are among the high officials in the delegation.
According to schedule, the VN PM is co-chairing a two-day Viet Nam-Cambodia investment promotion conference expected to boost bilateral trade and investment ties.
The Prime Minister is also scheduled to attend the opening ceremony of the Cambodia-Viet Nam Securities Joint Stock Co and witness the handover of overseas investment licences to Vietnamese businesses.
Around 100 Vietnamese businesses are slated to be represented at the second annual investment conference opening today, where both sides are also expected to sign a number of new deals, review investment co-operation results since the first conference, and discuss measures to boost co-operation in investment, trade and tourism.
Bilateral trade has increased from US$1.33 billion in 2009 to $1.8 billion in 2010.
Leaders of both
Both countries have also stepped up bilateral co-operation between border provinces in education, healthcare, culture, and science and technology.
The relationship between
The two nations have also worked closely within the framework of regional and international institutions such as the Mekong River Commission, the Greater Mekong Sub-region, the Ayeyawady-Chao Praya-Mekong Economic Co-operation Strategy, and the Cambodia-Laos-Viet Nam Development Triangle.
|Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung|
PM Dung's visit to
The regular exchange of delegations between the two countries have helped secure a fine neighbour relationship and tradition of friendship, as well as long-term, sustainable and comprehensive co-operation between the two countries.