Phnom Penh (FN), Sep. 17 – China affirmed continued support to economic development and improvement of people's livelihood in Cambodia through further implementation of the Global Development Initiative (GDI) and projects such as rural roads, bridges, water supplies, schools and hospitals.

The Cambodian side appreciated China's staunch support, according to the joint communique between Cambodia-China on 16 September 2023.

Cambodia-China diplomatic ties were established on 19 July 1958. On 13 December 2010, the cooperation was elevated to a comprehensive strategic partnership.