Phnom Penh (FN), Sep. 25 – As the incoming chair of ASEAN next year, Cambodia will seek to address the common challenges facing the region.

The premier addressed at the high-level General Debate of the 76th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (76th UNGA) held on 25 September 2021, in New York.

“With a strong solidarity from ASEAN Member States and the support of its external partners, Cambodia will aim to further advance the ASEAN Community building process and to sustain ASEAN as a region of critical importance for global trade, investment and supply chains.”

“Cambodia will continue to push for a more vibrant and harmonious ASEAN Community with better protection of migrant workers, a greener and more inclusive development agenda, and a more advanced digital transformation for MSMEs, women and youth entrepreneurship”, the premier added.