Phnom Penh (FN), Sep. 24 – Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen and high-level delegation departure from New York to Havana on Saturday (Sep 24).  

At the invitation of Cuban president Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermudez, the premier will pay an official visit to Cuba from 23-25 September 2022.

Premier Hun Sen will hold a bilateral meeting with Cuban president Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermudez to discuss ways to further strengthen bonds of friendly relations between Cambodia and Cuba and expand areas of their cooperation.

After the meeting, the two leaders will witness the signing of five important documents, including the Programme of Cooperation and Cultural Exchange, MoU on Cooperation between the two Diplomatic Academies, MoU on Cooperation in Sports Development, Cooperation Plan between the two Ministries of Foreign Affairs, and MoU on Health Cooperation.

The premier will also pay a courtesy call on Cuban president of the National Assembly Esteban Lazo Hernandez, and Cuban former president Raul Castro.

In Havana, Samdech will visit the Fidel Castro Centre and the Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, lay a wreath at the José Martí Memorial and he will also meet with Cambodian students, who are currently living and studying in Cuba.