Speech at the 65th Founding Anniversary of the Cambodian People’s Party [Unofficial Translation]

Esteemed Samdech Preah Akka Maha Sangha Raja Dhibadei, Samdech Sangha Raja, Buddhist Monks, Esteemed Excellencies, Lok Chumteavs, Ladies, National and Foreign Guests Members of the Meeting and Compatriots, Today is the auspicious 65th founding anniversary of the Cambodian People’s Party, initially called “Khmer Revolutionary Party,” that has history and brilliant tradition in serving our nation…


Selected Impromptu Comments at the Closing of the Annual Conference of Stock-taking of 2014/15 and Directive Settings of 2015/16 for Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries [Unofficial Translation]

In addition to the prepared text delivered at the closing session of the Annual Conference of the 2014/15 Stocktaking and 2015/16 Directives Setting for Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Samdech Techo Hun Sen made the following selected extempore comments:

Barriers to Exports from Low to High Income Countries

I wish to add a few things here. There is an organization called OPEC (Oil Producing and Exporting Countries) who is doing the oil exporting. In this region, we have a mechanism for those who grow and produce rubber. We need to work harder with our partners. Cambodia is holding its rotating chairmanship. There is also one other initiative I started since 2005 in the framework and to attract attention of the ACMECS countries on issue of setting up a rice exporting countries (REC), in which Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos and Myanmar are members. This is an issue that is continuing to be discussed.