Phnom Penh (FN), Feb. 23 – Embassy of the State of Kuwait in Cambodia celebrated the 62nd Independence Day, held on 22 February 2023 with grand reception at Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra.

The ceremony was co-chaired by Kuwaiti ambassador to Cambodia Mohamad S. Al-Hajri and senior minister in charge of special missions and the chairman of the Phnom Penh Islamic Center Osman Hassan, with participation of ambassadors from various embassies in Cambodia, senior government officials and friends from the press.

During the reception, Mohamad S. Al-Hajri conveyed wishes to Kuwait and her people on the occasion of the National Day. The ambassador, in his address, pledged further cooperation and wished the bilateral relations between the two countries.

On the occasion, Osman Hassan also thanked Kuwait for offering scholarships to Cambodian students and pledged to enhance cooperation in education sector.

The grand reception ended with a gift distribution presented by the two sides.