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China provides 550 more scholarships to Cambodian students

MGO News 2021-11-16


(MGO) - China has decided to provide 550 scholarships to Cambodian students to study in China in 2022-2023 for five years and is considering opening for Cambodian students to return to study in China. This result occurred in a video discussion meeting between Samdech Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of Cambodia, and Mr. Li Keqiang, Prime Minister of China on the evening of November 15, 2021.

According to Mr. Eang Sophalleth, Personal Assistant to the Prime Minister, in connection with the promotion of bilateral relations between Cambodia and China, Mr. Li Keqiang agreed that the Chinese will continue to assist Cambodia in providing vaccines to help prevent Covid-19, and soon China will provide vaccines to Cambodia, as well as provide medical assistance and equipment related to Covid-19 to Cambodia. In addition, the Chinese will provide 550 scholarships to Cambodian students for 2022-2023 for 5 years and is also considering allowing Cambodian students to return to study in China.

Within the framework of regional and international cooperation, Mr. Li Keqiang informed Samdech Techo that the Chinese side will attend the upcoming Asia-Europe Meeting and provide support to Cambodia on the occasion of Cambodia's chairmanship of ASEAN in 2022.

Translator: lyn

Source: Kampuchea Tmey

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