Phnom Penh (FN), Mar. 2 – At the invitation of His Excellency Dato Erywan Pehin Yusof, Minister of Foreign Affairs II of Brunei Darussalam, His Excellency Prak Sokhonn, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Cambodia, participated in the Informal ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (IAMM), which was held on 02 March 2021 via videoconference.

“The Ministers had an extensive in-depth hear-to-heart discussion on ASEAN Community building efforts and further enhancement of progress, how to strengthen and expand ASEAN external relations and the need to consolidate ASEAN centrality in the evolving regional architecture. They also concurred on the urgency to intensify ASEAN’s joint efforts to successfully implement the agreed initiatives and measures to respond to COVID19 pandemic and recover from its socio-economic impacts,” the press release said.

“The Ministers also exchanged views on regional and international issues of common interest and concern, including on the current developments in Myanmar,” it added.