PM Oli meets with Cambodian Acting Head of the State
May 14, 2019 02:45 PM NPT
CAMBODIA, May 14: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, who is currently on an official visit of Cambodia, has held a meeting with acting Head of the State Sambdech Vibol Sena Pheakdey Say Chhunm at the Senate house here today.
The Head of the State King Norodom Sihamoni is now in Beijing to attend the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations in order to strengthen Cambodia-China relations, therefore, the Senate President was assigned as the acting Head of the State.
According to Nepali ambassador to Thailand Khagnath Adhikari, the issues relating to bilateral and parliamentary affairs and cultural exchange of both countries were discussed in the meeting. PM Oli is here following a five-day official visit to Viet Nam. Cambodia’s Foreign Affairs Ministry officials said the visit is expected to strengthen the bonds of friendship with the Kingdom of Cambodia and promote economic, trade, tourism and cultural cooperation, and the exchange of parliamentary experiences between the two countries.
Also present on the occasion were, Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, Chief Advisor of the Prime Minister Bishnu Prasad Rimal, Foreign Affairs Advisor Dr Rajan Bhattarai, secretaries at the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Culture Tourism and Civil Aviation and Industry, Commerce and Supplies among other delegates.