Beijing (FN), Feb. 25 – Chinese president Xi Jinping and his spouse were granted royal audiences by Cambodian king Norodom Sihamoni and queen mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk, held on 24 February 2023 at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing.

President Xi Jinping recalled that the awarding of the "Friendship Medal" of the People's Republic of China to Cambodian queen mother in 2020 was to thank for the queen's devotion to the cause of friendship between China and Cambodia.

The president also underlined that China is ready to work with Cambodia on six key sectors and support the kingdom in building the "industrial and technological corridor" and "fish and rice corridor", adding that China is also ready to accelerate the building China-Cambodia community with a shared future in the new era.