Phnom Penh (FN), Oct. 4 – At the invitation of Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen, Cuban prime minister Manuel Marrero Cruz and a high delegation arrived Cambodia on Tuesday (Oct 4) to pay three-day official visit in order to further deepen and broaden cooperation.

“During the visit, Manuel Marrero Cruz will be granted a royal audience by Cambodian king Norodom Sihamoni, at the Royal Palace. Manuel Marrero Cruz will also pay courtesy calls on Cambodian president of the Senate Say Chhum, and Cambodian president of the National Assembly Heng Samrin,” according to the Ministry’s press release dated 1 October 2022.

Cuban prime minister will have a bilateral meeting with Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen. The two premiers will preside over the signing ceremony of a number of documents that will expand the bilateral cooperation in sports, education, and culture as well as in other domains.

Manuel Marrero Cruz will also lay wreaths at the Independence Monument and the Royal Memorial Statue of Cambodian late king father Norodom Sihanouk.

The visit of Manuel Marrero Cruz will reaffirm the long-standing and friendly relations between Cambodia and Cuba and underscores the need to further deepen and broaden cooperation for the greater benefits of the two countries and peoples.