Phnom Penh: HE Hor Namhong, Deputy Prime Minister, on the morning of the 23rd In July 2020, he chaired a meeting to discuss the work within the framework of the implementation of the action plan to establish the Cambodia-China Joint Destiny Community 2019-2023. At the Council of Ministers.
HE Hor Namhong said that Samdech Techo Hun Sen will go to China to sign the Cambodia-China Free Trade Agreement. He confirmed that the Cambodia-China Free Trade Agreement will be signed before August 12, before the EU withdraws. Exempt from the EBA about 20 percent from Cambodia.
His Excellency Hor Namhong in the meeting of the Cambodian Committee for the Preparation of the Meeting of the Cambodia-China Intergovernmental Coordinating Committee on 16 June He said that the signing of the Cambodia-China Free Trade Agreement has two meanings: both economic and political. In economic terms, this agreement will help Cambodia's economy to develop further. In political terms, it is a message to the European Union that Cambodia has a special economic gateway outside the European Union.
It should be noted that since 2010, Cambodia-China has established a comprehensive strategic partnership on April 28, 2019 under With the permission of Samdech Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister, and Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China, His Excellency Hor Namhong, Deputy Prime Minister of Cambodia, and Wang Yi, State Councilor and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China. Signed a five-year plan to build a common destiny of Cambodia and China, so the relationship between Cambodia and China is a special relationship in all aspects. All.