Phnom Penh (FN), Oct. 28 – President of the Republic of Hungary János Áder and his spouse had a Royal audience with His Majesty the King and Queen Mother of Cambodia at the Royal Palace on Monday morning.

In the same morning, the resident and his wife also laid wreaths at the Independence Monument and paid tribute to the late King Father.

President of Hungary and spouse arrived Cambodia on Sunday for a State Visit from 27-30 October 2019, at the invitation of His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni.

According to Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ press release dated 25 October 2019, His Excellency the President will receive separate courtesy calls by Samdech Say Chhum, president of the Senate, and Samdech Heng Samrin, president of the National Assembly of Cambodia.

His Excellency the President will have a meeting with Samdech Hun Sen, prime minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, during which various fields of bilateral cooperation, as well as regional and international issues of common interest will be discussed.

Besides, His Excellency the president and his spouse will visit temples in the Angkor Archeological Park and some landmarks in Siem Reap Province.

The president’s first visit to Cambodia will mark an important milestone in Cambodia-Hungary bilateral relations and further reinforce the long-standing bonds of friendship and solidarity as well as the increase in scope and depth of cooperation between the two countries.