U.S.-Cambodia Looking for Investment Possibilities to Boost Economic Ties

Phnom Penh– A group of U.S. investors from the U.S.-ASEAN Business Council on Thursday visited Cambodia to observe investment opportunities and to boost trade and investment ties between U.S. and ASEAN member countries. The group consisted of 11 U.S. firms led by Frances Zwenig, the Counselor of the U.S.-ASEAN Business Council. During a meeting with Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Thursday afternoon, Frances Zwenig said the firms were in the businesses of oil and gas, manufacturing industries, automobile, financial industry, technologies, telecommunications and health. “The visit will be a good opportunity for the U.S. investors to learn about Cambodia’s potentials and it will also build stronger economic and trade relations between the U.S. and ASEAN member countries,” she said (陈乐乐).