Phnom Penh (FN), Oct. 3 - The government of Germany has committed EUR four million (approximately US$ 4.6 million) to the Mekong River Commission (MRC) to strengthen Mekong cross-border water cooperation, according to Mekong River Commission's press release dated on Tuesday.

"The German support aims to increase dialogue and cooperation on transboundary water resource planning and management among the lower Mekong countries – Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand, and Viet Nam – who are members of the MRC," the press release added.

Read MRC's press release below: