Phnom Penh (FN), May 8 – On Wednesday (May 8), Cambodian Foreign Minister Sok Chenda Sophea received a courtesy call by Khalid Ali Abdullah Abel, Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Cambodia with Residence in Hanoi.

Both sides expressed their satisfaction with the enduring friendship and robust cooperation between Cambodia and Qatar since the establishment of the diplomatic relations in 2008. They reiterated their commitments to further enhancing bilateral ties and extending support in the international fora for the shared interests of both nations.

In addition, the two sides concurred on the importance of establishing a mechanism for bilateral consultations between their respective Ministries of Foreign Affairs. The platform will serve as an effective tool for exploring additional avenues for bilateral cooperation.

Minister Sok Chenda Sophea expressed his sincere appreciations and graciously accepted the invitation from Qatar's Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani to visit Qatar at a mutually convenient time in the near future.