HANOI, July 23 (Xinhua) -- The Vietnamese Government Inspector General Huynh Phong Tranh met with Cambodian Ministry of National Assembly and Senate Relations and Inspection (MONASRI) delegation in capital Hanoi on Monday.
During the meeting, Vietnamese Government Inspector General Huynh Phong Tranh briefed the Cambodian delegation on Vietnamn socio-economic situation in the first six months of 2012, and shared experience in inspection work to deal with complaints about corruption and directions for the second half of the year.
The visit of Cambodian MONASRI delegation showed the friendship cooperation between the two inspection branches, laying the foundation for the implementation of cooperation agreements between the two sides, Tranh said.
Men Sam An, head of Cambodian MONASRI delegation thanked Vietnamese Government Inspection sector for helping Cambodia in personnel training, saying that the visit would be a good opportunity for the two sides to exchange experience in inspection work, contributing to strengthening bilateral friendship between Vietnam and Cambodia.
In 2006-2011 period, the Vietnamese inspection sector held six training courses for Cambodian inspectors.
Vietnam and Cambodia established diplomatic relations in 1967. The bilateral economic, trade and investment cooperation has developed rapidly. It reached a turnover of 2.8 billion U.S. dollars in 2011 and is expected to hit 5 billion U.S. dollars in the next five years.