Prime Minister Hun Sen today departs the Kingdom to pay a two-day visit to Hungary to promote and strengthen the existing bilateral relations and cooperation.
Mr Hun Sen was seen off at Phnom Penh International Airport by Interior Minister Sar Kheng, Defence Minister General Tea Banh, Cabinet Minister Bin Chhin and other high-ranking government officials.
Speaking to reporters at Phnom Penh International Airport, Sry Thamrong, minister attached to the Prime Minister, said that Mr Hun Sen will have a meeting with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán this evening and tomorrow he will have meetings with Hungarian president and National Assembly president.
Mr Thamrong said that three documents on cooperation and development, exchange of education programme and on economic cooperation are expected to be signed during Mr Hun Sen’s visit.
“It is a short visit but Cambodia will gain a lot of benefit because Hungary is one of the countries in European Union,” Mr Thamrong said.
On Saturday, Mr Hun Sen will attend the 5th Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia summit in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. He was invited by President Emomali Rahmon, who is also CICA chairman until 2020.