Phnom Penh (FN), Aug. 21 - Cambodia and Vietnam, on Wednesday morning, held the 17th Joint Commission Meeting on Economic, Cultural, Scientific and Technical Cooperation at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cambodia.

At the invitation of His Excellency Prak Sokhonn, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Kingdom of Cambodia, His Excellency Pham Binh Minh led a delegation to Phnom Penh and co-chair with H.E. Prak Sokhonn the 17th Cambodia-Viet Nam JC.

The Cambodia–Viet Nam JC meeting has been held regularly, aiming to update the progress of cooperation and to explore ways and means to further expand the scope and efficiency of bilateral relations between the two countries in various fields. It also gives an opportunity for both parties to exchange their views on cooperation of mutual interest in the regional and international frameworks

This 17th Cambodia-Viet Nam JC Meeting will further enhance the long-lasting fraternal ties and good neighborliness between the two countries as well as making contribution to peace and prosperity in the region and beyond.

On Tuesday, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen urged the Cambodia-Vietnam Joint Commission to resolve border issues and to discuss cooperation in all sectors between the two countries based on the principle of friendship and progress, speaking in a courtesy call from His Excellency Pham Binh Minh at the Peace Palace.