Cambodian PM hails China's achievement in past 70 years

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Added On September 18, 2019

 In an interview with CNC, Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen has spoken highly of China's achievement over the past 70 years.

 
Hun Sen made the remarks before the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.
 
SOUNDBITE(KHMER):SAMDECH TECHO HUN SEN, Cambodian Prime Minister
"Over the past years, China has become the world’s second largest economy. About 10 to 20 years ago, no one expected that China could reach this level. China has achieved great accomplishments in all fields, including economy and people’s livelihood."
 
Hun Sen said China has also played important roles in bringing about prosperity to the region and the world. And he talked about China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative.
 
SOUNDBITE(KHMER): SAMDECH TECHO HUN SEN, Cambodian Prime Minister
 
"I've seen that more and more countries have participated in the Belt and Road Initiative. In the meantime, Cambodia is also the beneficiary of China’s economic growth."
 
He said the initiative has helped Cambodia develope its infrastructure.