Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Hun Sen set to attend Asia-Europe meeting

Hun Sen set to attend Asia-Europe meeting

Hun Sen set to attend Asia-Europe meeting

PRIME Minister Hun Sen will attend the Asia-Europe Summit in Belgium on October 4-5, where he will deliver remarks as a country coordinator for the ASEAN group, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement yesterday. During the summit, Hun Sen and his Thai counterpart Abhisit Vejjajiva are likely to hold further bilateral talks over the two countries’ ongoing border dispute. Foreign Minister Hor Namhong is also set to meet with Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mamood Qureshi for bilateral talks, the statement added.

MOST VIEWED

  • Phnom Penh authorities ban march for Human Rights Day

    Phnom Penh authorities have banned a planned march as local NGOs and workers’ unions gear up to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the signing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights on Monday, with a youth group leader saying they would march nonetheless. The UN

  • Phnom Penh’s Jet’s Container Night Market shuts down

    The famous Jet’s Container Night Market in central Phnom Penh has shut down due to the high cost of the land rental, company representatives claim. Jet’s Container Night Market is the largest such market in Phnom Penh. It operated for just over two

  • Hun Sen rejects ‘rift’ rumours spread by ‘stupid gangsters’

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Wednesday denied a “rift” among top leaders of the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP), and rejected claims that Senate president Say Chhum and Interior Minister Sar Kheng were set to be removed from their positions as rumours spread by “gangsters”.

  • EU ambassador to Cambodia: Rights a ‘work in progress’

    The EU ambassador to Cambodia has called human rights “a work in progress” and said the 28-nation bloc has “carefully” noted last week’s statement by the government on taking further steps to strengthen democracy and the political sphere in the Kingdom. The EU marked