Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong speaks at the 2019 Shangri-La Dialogue (Photo: Xinhua) In his remarks at the Shangri-La Dialogue and on his Facebook page in late May, PM Lee mentioned the so-called Vietnam’s “invasion” and “occupation” of Cambodia in 1979. In response, the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation issued a statement, saying that the Singaporean leader’s remarks are against the revival of the Cambodian people and show that Singapore supports the genocidal regime and wants this regime to return to Cambodia. They are also an insult to the sacrifice of the Vietnamese military volunteers who helped liberate Cambodia from the genocidal regime, the Cambodian ministry added. Meanwhile, the spokesperson of the Singaporean ministry said on this ministry’s website that: “Singapore highly values its relations with Cambodia and Vietnam. Notwithstanding our differences in the past, … [Read more...] about Singapore affirms commitment to building on ties with Vietnam, Cambodia
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Sen. Lieut. Gen. Phan Van Giang (L) and General Vong Pisen at the welcome ceremony (Photo: VNA) Phnom Penh (VNA) – A Vietnamese high-level military delegation, led by Sen. Lieut. Gen. Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) and Deputy Minister of National Defence, on November 2 concluded their four-day official visit to Cambodia. The visit, made at the invitation of General Vong Pisen, Commander-in-chief of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF), aimed to review cooperation between the VPA General Staff and the RCAF High Command over the past time, and discuss measures to boost their collaboration in the time ahead. During the stay, Giang paid a courtesy visit to Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen on October 30, during which the Vietnamese officer informed the latter of the cooperation results between the two armies in the past time, including the implementation of a decree on regular rescue in border areas, … [Read more...] about High-level military delegation wraps up visit to Cambodia
Investment Vietnam among top 10 investors in Cambodia By Trung Chanh Saturday, Nov 2, 2019,16:30 (GMT+7) Vietnam among top 10 investors in CambodiaBy Trung Chanh File photo of natural rubber being extracted from a tree. Vietnamese businessman Doan Nguyen Duc, chairman of Hoang Anh Gia Lai Group, has made large investments in the rubber industry in Cambodia – PHOTO: TRUNG CHANH CAN THO - Vietnam was among the top ten investors in Cambodia as of 2018, with US$3 billion registered in more than 200 projects, according to data released at a press briefing yesterday in Can Tho City. In particular, Vietnam has invested in agriculture, finance-banking and forestry across 25 Cambodian provinces and cities, said a representative of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry's Can Tho branch (VCCI Can Tho) at a press briefing to introduce “Vietnam-Cambodia Business Forum” and “Caravan – A Journey … [Read more...] about Vietnam among top 10 investors in Cambodia
Experts believe that in the immediate time, Laos and Cambodia will not be rivals on the same par with Vietnam. The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT), in its report on automobile industry development submitted to the National Assembly, warned that Vietnam would not only have to compete with automobiles made in Thailand and Indonesia, but also with new manufacturers, including Laos and Cambodia. Experts believe that in the immediate time, Laos and Cambodia will not be rivals on the same par with Vietnam. Regarding Laos and Cambodia’s automobiles, Nam said there are two possible scenarios. First, these countries would also assemble Japanese and South Korean cars as Vietnam does, but with bigger preferences and lower prices. Second, Laos and Cambodia could import CBU cars from other markets at low tariffs. Kim Chi Automobile sales in Vietnam can set new record in 2019 Vietnam's automobile market is expected to set a new sales record this year with sales of the … [Read more...] about Will Vietnam’s automobiles have to compete with cars from Laos and Cambodia?
The late goal by substitute Le Xuan Tu helped Vietnam U22s overcome hosts Cambodia by a narrow margin 1-0 to finish third at the 2019 AFF U22 Youth Championship on February 26. Facing a deadlock for most of the match, the substitute by coach Nguyen Quoc Tuan brought a narrow 1-0 victory for Vietnam U22s (in red). (Photo: dantri.com.vn) Vietnam U22s entered the third-placed playoff match on Tuesday afternoon with the strongest squad as they welcomed back key players in the starting lineup, including striker Tran Danh Trung and defender Bui Tien Dung. Coach Nguyen Quoc Tuan's side actively attacked right from the opening whistle. However, they encountered a range of difficulties against Cambodia as the hosts played defensively to limit the attacks from the red-shirts. Instead of short-range passing in the midfield, Vietnam U22s were forced to make a lot of crosses from two wings to beat the focused defensive line of Cambodia. The crosses we directed to the position of Danh … [Read more...] about Vietnam win bronze at regional U22 football champ with narrow win over hosts Cambodia