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KUST Delegation Visits Cambodia

    Invited by Directorate General of Higher Education of the Ministry of Education of Cambodia, the delegation of Kunming University of Science and Technology (KUST) visited Cambodia from September 26th to September 30th. The delegation visited Cambodia’s government sectors such as the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Commerce and the Provincial Government of Preah Sihanouk, and several cooperative enterprises such as Cambodian branch of Yunnan Construction and Investment Holding Group Co., LTD (YCIH) and Cambodian Office of Yunnan Provincial Overseas Investment Co., Ltd. (YOIC). The delegation also visited the alternative location of KUST Cambodia at Sihanoukville.

During the visit to the Directorate General of Higher Education of Cambodia on September 27th, KUST delegation talked with its Director Mr. MAK Ngoy, Deputy Director Mr. YOU Virak and other officials.

 

 

This visit was to further the negotiation on the establishment of KUST Cambodia and to promote the signing of a cooperative memorandum between Yunnan Provincial Department of Education and the Ministry of Education of Cambodia. A preliminary consensus was reached on policies related to the establishment of KUST Cambodia and on the formulation of education programs.

On September 28th, the KUST delegation talked with Governor Mr. YUN Min when visiting the Provincial Government of Preah Sihanouk. Cambodian governments at all levels extended their warm welcome to the delegates and expressed their willingness to provide support for the establishment of KUST Cambodia. Cooperative enterprises such as YCIH are committed to the educational cooperation with KUST to respond to The Belt and Road Initiative.

 

(Translated and Edited by Division of Overseas Cooperation &

Faculty of Foreign Languages and Cultures)