Phnom Penh (FN), Mar. 10 – Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic Thongloun Sisoulith, and Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a virtual meeting on 10 March 2021 to discuss the cooperation between the three countries in bilateral, trilateral and multilateral frameworks.

“The three Prime Ministers agreed to further strengthen their cooperation and render support for one another in fighting against COVID19 pandemic. They also agreed to mutually provide free COVID19 vaccination to Cambodian, Lao and Vietnamese diplomats and students residing in their respective countries,” according to a press release on the outcome of the virtual meeting among the three prime ministers issued on Wednesday.

“With regards to cooperation in sub-regional framework, the three Prime Ministers agreed to accelerate the implementation of the CLV Economic Connectivity Plan up to 2030, with focuses on cooperation in mobilizing the resources from development partners for constructing the Hanoi-Vientiane Highway, the Vientiane-Vung Ang Railway, and the Phnom Penh-Ho Chi Minh Railway,” it added.

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