Minister of Foreign Affairs receives German Ambassador (January 12, 2017)

Courtesy Call at Foreign Minister Enlarge image (© Deutsche Botschaft Phnom Penh) At a meeting on 12th of January the Cambodian Senior Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Prak Sokhon, introduced the German Ambassador Dr. Ingo Karsten to the new Cambodian Ambassador who will start her work in Berlin soon. Both see great advantages in an increasing bilateral cooperation, particular  in business and culture, for Cambodia and Germany. The Senior Minister expressed great interest in an increasing investment of German companies in Cambodia as well. Furthermore, he welcomed an enhancement of the German support program for young diplomats. The German Ambassador especially cared about the continuation of the stone conservation and reconstruction programs at the cultural sites of Ankor .  Continuing the German demining program at the border to Thailand which has saved hundreds of lives so far remains highly important to Cambodia.