Deputy PM attends Vietnam-Cambodia meeting on border co-operation
February 27, 2008
After an official welcome ceremony, Deputy PM Hung exchanged views at a closed session with Cambodian Deputy PM and Minister of Interior Sar Kheng on Vietnam-Cambodia bilateral ties and cooperation between border sharing provinces.
In the evening, Deputy PM Sar Kheng hosted a banquet for Deputy PM Hung his delegation.
At a senior officials meeting (SOM) held the same day, the two sides reviewed their cooperation in implementing agreements reached at the third meeting, which was held in Vietnam ’s An Giang province in 2006. They discussed measures to promote cooperation between border provinces in security, economy, culture, education, vocational training and health care.
The two sides approved contents of documents which will be presented at a plenary session on February 28.