Speaking at the event, Sok Dareth thanked the city’s leaders for supporting his office, adding that the two countries’ relations in general and the relations between Ho Chi Minh City and Cambodia’s localities in particular are developing fruitfully.

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Phan Van Mai (third from right), Cambodian Consul General in the city Sok Dareth (central), and other delegates in a joint photo

He said he hopes the city authorities will continue to support the new Cambodian Consul General and Cambodian students and people.

For his part, Mai appreciated Sok Dareth’s contribution to boosting relations between Vietnam and Cambodia as well as relations between Ho Chi Minh City and Cambodia’s localities.

He affirmed that the municipal administration is willing to support the Cambodian Consulate General and the Cambodian community in the city, adding that the city will promote transport linkage and infrastructure to facilitate its trade and cooperation with Cambodian localities.

Source: VNA