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Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen addresses the opening ceremony of the China-Cambodia Trade and Investment Promotion Forum 2019 in Beijing, capital of China, on Jan. 22, 2019. (Xinhua/Liu Bin)
PHNOM PENH, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) .
Hun Sen paid an official visit to Beijing on Jan. 20-23.
Ambassador Wang told a press conference that cooperation documents in the fields of people’s livelihood, transport and infrastructure were signed during the visit.
“In sum, the visit of Samdech Techo Hun Sen to China had achieved fruitful results for bilateral ties and cooperation,” Wang said.
He added that through it bilateral cooperation, especially in politics, law enforcement, economy, trade, investment, culture and tourism, would be further strengthened and expanded.
Both sides have agreed to designate 2019 as the “China-Cambodia culture and tourism year,” the ambassador said.
Speaking of two China-backed mega-projects — the new Siem Reap international airport and the Phnom Penh-Sihanoukville expressway, , and would greatly contribute to the development of economy, trade, investment and tourism in the country when they were completed.