Hor Namhong will meet with senior Chinese officials to discuss a broad strategic partnership in official talks from Feb. 3 through Feb. 5.
The Myanmar elections, which came after decades of military rule in the country, deployed peacekeepers and observers to ensure free and fair elections.
Election observers are urging the National Election Committee to move quickly on updates to the voter registry, as commune elections in 2017 approach.
Transparency International scores Cambodia 21 points out of 100 on its Corruption Perceptions Index 2015.
The main purpose of Kerry’s visit was to discuss an upcoming US-Asean meeting in California next month, which will include a lot of discussion on trade.
US Secretary of State John Kerry met with key Cambodian leaders, including those in the opposition and in human rights and development organizations Tuesday, as he makes a brief tour of Asia.
The visit comes just weeks ahead of a major U.S. meeting with the 10 member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations next month in California.
Secretary of state says progress for Cambodia in areas of human rights, universal freedoms and good governance is 'critical' in order 'to fulfill the potential' of bilateral relations with US.
រដ្ឋមន្ត្រីការបរទេសអាមេរិក លោក ចន ឃែរី (John Kerry) បានធ្វើដំណើរមកដល់រាជធានីភ្នំពេញហើយនៅយប់ថ្ងៃច័ន្ទម្សិលមិញនេះ។
Kerry will visit Phnom Penh to discuss bi-lateral trade and strengthening ties with the Cambodian government ahead of a summit with ASEAN leaders and President Obama in California next month.
While the constitution calls for Cambodia to remain neutral in foreign affairs, Cambodia has stronger ties with China than it does with the US, due in part to China’s no-strings aid and investment in recent years.