Minister of Agriculture Receives a Courtesy Call from New Director of ADB to Cambodia

At the Ministry, on Monday 12 November 2018, H.E Veng Sakhon allowed Mrs.Sunniya Durrani-jamal, New Director of ADB, and her accomplices to pay their courtesy visit prior to the meeting.

During the meeting Mrs. Director praised progress in all sectors, especially agriculture, a key driver of domestic incomes and boosting national growth that the government has achieved over the years. She also stressed that the agricultural sector is one of the areas where the Asian Development Bank prioritized it, incorporating a policy of partnership between Cambodia and the New Asian Development Bank for five years. During her mission in Cambodia, she pledged to provide cooperation and continued support to the ministry, contributing to the development of the sector.