Phnom Penh (FN), Mar. 24 – Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen revealed that the Royal Government will allocate a national budget of about USD 100 million to boost rice productivity and market.

The premier spoke at the closing of an annual meeting of the Ministry of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries, held on Friday (Mar 24) at the ministry

"We will allocate USD 100 million to deal in the rice issue and invest an additional USD 100 million for the rice market," the premier underscored.