Phnom Penh (FN), June 12 – Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen addressed at the opening of the 16th Asia Media Summit under the Topic of “Media Digitalization Focusing on Developing Markets”, held in Siem Reap on 12 June 2019.

The premier gave some initiatives to the conference in order to allow Industrial Revolution 4.0, which is the current of science and technology development, to increase confidence in Digital information communication as well as providing benefits to eco-social development, networks, and security in the regions.

First, working together to forge cooperation in the region and the globe in order to share information and experience in technology development and build physical infrastructures to absorb benefits from Industrial Revolution 4.0 and create the opportunities of Digital technology.

Second, jointly enhancing cooperation in thwarting fake news and cyber-crimes in information communication through disseminating real news to counter fake news.

Third, collectively strengthening the law enforcement and professional ethics in order to avoid fake news dissemination, insults, hateful incitement, discrimination, conflicts between races, religions as well as exaggerating news from its real source, which could harm the social security.

Fourth, strengthening a close cooperation to solve conflicts of information dissemination that could cause chaos and impact to the use of Digital technology.

Fifth, collectively paying attention on increasing understanding capacity both in technical and professionalism aspects in order to keep pace with market demands, media technology and global events evolution.

Sixth, transforming traditional broadcasting to smart and flexible systems to adapt real situation and the evolution of modern technology in order to face market competitions in the Digital era.

Seventh working together to formulate policies, strategy framework, laws and regulations on information dissemination, Digital safety standard, which are the key factors for securing trading data, electronic payment, and internet security in order to fight against fake news and cyber-crimes.