Samdech Techo Hun Sen in Q&A Session at the 26th International Conference on “Asia’s Future”: “Preparing for a New Era after the Covid-19 Crisis: Asia’s Role in Restoring the World”

Question 1: There have been Covid-19 outbreaks recently […] (You have introduced) lockdown. How and when will you overcome the crisis? Answer: Thank you for the question. In fact, for more than a year, from 2020 until the beginning of 2021, Cambodia has managed very well with Covid-19 disease. To date, it has been three…


Excerpts of Off-the-Cuff Speech at the Graduation and Diploma Presenting Ceremony of the Asia-Europe University [Unofficial Translation]

[…] The US-ASEAN summit scheduled to take place on March 14. However, in light of Covid-19 outbreak, President Donald Trump is required to postpone […] I supported his decision […] the President as well as we, leaders in ASEAN, are focusing efforts to keep the disease situation under control […]

[…] I have come to a point that in the time to come I will hold those who spread fake news – for instance that someone fell dead because of Covid-19, responsible as terrorists […] (One may ask that) those rogues (have done so) what would they get in return from spreading fake news […] but causing fear for people and their own families […]

[…] the National Council for Women appealed to women not to wear shorts […] I have said that those who do business online should not go live in inappropriate dressings […] some said we violated human rights […] have they looked up laws regarding human trafficking and protection of custom and tradition? […]

Samdech Techo Hun Sen, Diploma Presenting Ceremony of the Asia-Europe University, 2 March 2020


Selected Impromptu Speech at the Graduation and Diploma Presenting Ceremony of the National University of Management (NUM) [Unofficial Translation]

Human Resource to Guarantee 2030-Higher-Middle Income and 2050 High-Income We have been making stringent efforts to realize our country become one of the higher-middle income country by 2030. We shall not be trapped in the lower-middle income country cycle. To be able to generate higher income of our people and raise our country’s status to…