Cambodian Head of state Hun Sen (L) shakes hands with Wen Gang, Chairman of China Road and Bridge Corporation in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, July 24, 2015. Hun Sen on Friday encouraged China Road and Bridge Corporation to continue buying Cambodia in order to help the country to establish facilities. (Xinhua/Nary)
PHNOM PENH, July 24 (Xinhua)– Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Friday motivated the China Roadway and Bridge Corporation to continue investing in Cambodia in order to help the nation establish facilities.
The head of state made the statements throughout a meeting with Wen Gang, chairman of the China Roadway and Bridge Corporation, at the Peace Palace in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh.
The prime minister motivated and urged him to continue investing in the advancement of infrastructures, especially in the form of BOT (Build-Operate-Transfer), said Kao Kim Hourn, minister attachedconnected to Head of state Hun Sen, told reporters.
For his part, Wen said that his business has almost completed the construction of the Second Chroy Changvar Cambodia-China Friendship Bridge in Phnom Penh and is preparing to construct other roads and bridges in Cambodia.
He said the business was pleased to contribute to the development of facilities in Cambodia.
Wen highlighted the China-proposed Belt and Road effort, stating that the Silk Roadway Fund and the Asian Facilities Financial investment Bank, which have been initiated to support the Belt and Road project, would definitely benefit Cambodia in infrastructure advancement.