(Phnom Penh): Prime Minister Hun Sen presided over the annual meeting and direction-setting for year 2018 and the inauguration ceremony of new five-story administrative building which will become a great legacy for the next generation of civil servants of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, in the afternoon of 2 May 2018.
At the annual meeting, the Premier praised and expressed appreciation towards the Ministry for its efforts in the past two days, especially to relevant institutions and all farmers who have made great efforts and dedication to contributing significantly to the development of the agricultural sector.
The Royal Government has introduced numerous policies for farmers to advance agricultural development, such as addressing the issues of land, clearing unexploded ordnance (UXO), providing agricultural trainings, improving irrigation schemes, etc.
Before the conclusion of the meeting, Prime Minister Hun Sen awarded medals of honor to officials of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries as acknowledgement of their hard work. The meeting was concluded in a friendly and warm atmosphere.