King Norodom Sihamoni has thanked the Chinese government and its people for fostering a deeper relationship with the Kingdom’s royal family and for its support for Cambodia’s economic and social development.
These were ecpressed during the recent meeting in Beijing between the King and Queen Mother Norodom Monineath and China’s top political advisor Wang Yang, who is also chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference.
“Cambodia wishes to thank China for fostering a deeper relationship with the royal family, and thankd China for its strong support for Cambodia’s economic and social development.” the King was quoted as saying in a Royal Du Cambodge Facebook post.
“Cambodia is highly willing to strengthen exchange and cooperation with China in other sectors, and promote the development of better bilateral relations in the new era.” It added.
The King also congratulated China on the 70th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China.
According to Xinhua News Agency report, in the meeting Mr Wang expressed appreciation for the Cambodian royal family’s contributions to China-Cambodia ties, and noted that China will further cement high-level contacts with the Cambodian side andjointly promote the Belt and Road cooperation.