Preah Sihanouk Provincial Deputy Governor Receives a JMSDF Delegation
AKP Phnom Penh, February 26, 2019 --
Mr. Chhin Senghuon, Deputy Governor of Preah Sihanouk province, received in Sihanoukville yesterday a visiting delegation of the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) led by Captain Yoshiyuki NAKAGAMA, Commander of the Training Division 1.
Captain Yoshiyuki NAKAGAMA led two vessels - SETOYUKI and SHIMAYUKI - to visit Cambodia, from Feb. 25 to 28, 2019 to further strengthen the solidarity, friendship and cooperation between the two countries as well as to exchange experience with the Cambodian side.
During the meeting, the provincial deputy governor expressed warm welcome to the visit of the JMSDF delegation and briefed them on the current development and potential of Preah Sihanouk province.
Mr. Chhin Senghuon showed gratitude to the Government and people of Japan for their support for Cambodia, particularly for the expansion of the Autonomous Port of Sihanoukville. He asked the delegation to help disseminate the potential of this port province in order to attract more Japanese investors.
For his part, Captain Yoshiyuki NAKAGAMA thanked the Administration and people of Preah Sihanouk province for their warm welcome. He also highly valued the rapid development of the province.
According to the schedule, Captain Yoshiyuki NAKAGAMA will pay a courtesy call on the Commander of the Royal Cambodian Navy in Phnom Penh.
Article in Khmer by Ngou Somony
Article in English by C. Nika