Phnom Penh (FN), May 11 - At the invitation of Indonesian president Joko Widodo, in his capacity as the chair of ASEAN 2023, Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen led a high-level delegation to attend the 42nd ASEAN Summit and related meetings on 10-11 May 2023 in Labuan Bajo, under the theme of "ASEAN Matters: Epicentrum of Growth".

"ASEAN Leaders welcomed Indonesia's priorities and initiatives, namely (1) Recovery and Rebuilding, (ii) Digital Economy, and (ii) Sustainability. The leaders were also committed to make ASEAN a driver of global growth, and a force for peace through inclusive economic integration, digital transformation, sustainable development, financial stability, energy and food security, and human resource development. Further, they emphasized the importance of working with partners to advance the Implementation of ASEAN Outlook on the Indo-Pacific through concrete projects and practical cooperation," according to the outcomes seen by Fresh News on Thursday (May 11).

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