Cambodian PM and ITC Executive Director Discuss SMEs Promotion

AKP Phnom Penh, October 23, 2018 —Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen held talks yesterday with Executive Director of the International Trade Centre (ITC) H.E. Ms. Arancha Gongalez on the development and promotion of small and medium enterprises (SMEs).

According to the Cambodian Prime Minister’s official Facebook page, the meeting took place during Samdech Techo Hun Sen’s stay in Geneva, Switzerland for the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) 2018 World Investment Forum.

Both sides exchanged views on strategies to boost SMEs in Cambodia.

Samdech Techo Hun Sen expressed thanks to ITC for its commitment to improve SMEs, a main driving force for Cambodian economy.

H.E. Ms. Arancha Gongalez said that she will invite Cambodian SMEs to attend an expo in Shanghai next month and conduct a study on challenges faced by Cambodian SMEs so as to find ways to promote the SMEs sector.

By Khan Sophirom