PM scheduled to meet top leaders
By A Staff Reporter
Kathmandu, May 8: Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli is paying official visits to Vietnam on May 9-13 and to Cambodia on May 13-15.
At the invitation of the Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Nguyen Xuan Phuc and the Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, Samdeh Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister Oli is paying the visit of these countries.
According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Prime Minister will be accompanied by his spouse, Radhika Shakya. During the visit, Prime Minister Oli is scheduled to hold delegation level bilateral talks with his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
He will also meet with the President of the National Assembly. The Prime Minister of Vietnam will host an official dinner in honour of Prime Minister Oli and his delegation.
During his visit to Vietnam, the Prime Minister will address the International Day of Vesak in Ha Nam Province in Vietnam.
He will also address the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics and Nepal-Vietnam Business Forum in Hanoi.
During the visit, the two countries will sign some agreements and memorandum of understandings to further promote bilateral relations.
Similarly, during the visit to Cambodia, the Prime Minister will hold delegation level bilateral talks with his Cambodian counterpart Hun Sen.
Following the official talks, the Cambodian Prime Minister will host an official dinner in honour of Prime Minister Oli and his delegation.
PM Oli will also meet with the President of the National Assembly and the President of the Senate. He will also address the business meeting in Phnom Penh.
The members in the delegation of the Prime Minister comprises of Minister Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, Chief Advisor and Foreign Affairs Advisor to the Prime Minister, Members of the Parliament, high-ranking government officials, elected representatives from local bodies as well as representatives of private sector and media persons.
The Prime Minister and his delegation will return home on 15 May 2019.