Dato’ Haji Rashid Hasnon, deputy speaker of the Malaysian parliament, was recently at the 27th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF) in Siem Reap. He spoke to Khmer Times at the sidelines of the APPF.
The question of political space was raised during the meeting with Australian Senator.
The 27th Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF) was successfully concluded last week in Siem Reap, the historical and cultural city of Cambodia, with a joint communiqué calling for enhanced regional partnership for peace and sustainable development.
The question of political space and democracy was raised during an over-the-weekend meet between Foreign Affairs Minister Prak Sokhonn and Australian Senator Scott Ryan.
The 27th Annual Meeting of Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum in Siem Reap province yesterday concluded with members and delegates discussing topics concerning the region.
APPF members are encouraged to cooperate in order to keep investments flowing.
South China Sea, the Korean peninsula and human rights in Myanmar on top of APPF.
Over 20 countries to attend the 27th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary.
Vietnam has pledged to help Cambodia host the 27th Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum.