Hong Kong Ready to Provide Technical Assistance for Cambodia’s E-Commerce

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China has expressed its readiness to cooperate and provide technical assistance for Cambodia in the field of e-commerce.

The assistance will help Cambodia in the negotiations under the WTO and other cooperation framework to boost bilateral trade during this COVID-19 crisis, pointed out a press release of the Ministry of Commerce issued after the recent meeting via Videoconference between H.E. Sok Sopheak, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Commerce and H.E. Edward Yau, Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development of Hong Kong.

The meeting aimed to discuss bilateral cooperation and interest of Hong Kong in becoming party of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).

H.E. Sok Sopheak welcomed Hong Kong’s interest, expecting the Special Administration Region to become a main economic, trade and investment partner for the progress of ASEAN as well as the RCEP region, including Cambodia.