Speed up rice loan, China told

The government has asked China to make good on its pledge to buy 200,000 tons of rice annually from the Kingdom and also to speed up the approval of a $300 million loan to the country’s beleaguered rice sector. This request was made yesterday during a meeting between Deputy Prime Minister Hor Namhong and the newly-appointed Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia Xiong Bo. …

Chea Vannak