Agriculture Minister Receives IRRI Representatives

Dr. Buyung Hadi, Representative of International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) in Cambodia, has paid a courtesy call on Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, H.E Veng Sakhon to introduce to him Dr. Yurdi Yasmi, newly appointed IRRI Regional Representative for Southeast Asia.

In the meeting, H.E. Veng Sakhon expressed his warm welcome and congratulated Dr. Yurdi Yasmi on his new assignment.

The minister was positive that during his tenure with IRRI in Southeast Asia, Dr. Yurdi Yasmi will work closely with Cambodia to promote rice production and exports for the Kingdom.

H.E. Veng Sakhon also hailed IRRI's contribution to bringing Cambodian rice to international markets by far.

From his end, Dr. Yurdi Yasmi thanked the minister for his warm welcome and appreciation of IRRI activities.

The IRRI regional representative expressed his institute's and his commitment to cooperate with the Royal Government of Cambodia as well as the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries to bring rice industry in the Kingdom to a new level globally.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press

Agriculture Minister Receives IRRI Representatives

Dr. Buyung Hadi, Representative of International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) in Cambodia, has paid a courtesy call on Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, H.E Veng Sakhon to introduce to him Dr. Yurdi Yasmi, newly appointed IRRI Regional Representative for Southeast Asia.

In the meeting, H.E. Veng Sakhon expressed his warm welcome and congratulated Dr. Yurdi Yasmi on his new assignment.

The minister was positive that during his tenure with IRRI in Southeast Asia, Dr. Yurdi Yasmi will work closely with Cambodia to promote rice production and exports for the Kingdom.

H.E. Veng Sakhon also hailed IRRI's contribution to bringing Cambodian rice to international markets by far.

From his end, Dr. Yurdi Yasmi thanked the minister for his warm welcome and appreciation of IRRI activities.

The IRRI regional representative expressed his institute's and his commitment to cooperate with the Royal Government of Cambodia as well as the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries to bring rice industry in the Kingdom to a new level globally.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press