Phnom Penh (FN), Nov. 25 - Cheam Yeap, former chairman of the National Assembly’s Economics, Finance, Banking and Auditing Commission, was elected as the first vice-president of the National Assembly, replacing Nguon Nhel who passed away on 5 November.

The NA plenary session was chaired by NA president Heng Samrin on Thursday morning, with the participation of 106 parliamentarians.