Hun Sen Seeks to Ease Rising Anti-Chinese Sentiment in Cambodia

Phnom Penh – Prime Minister Hun Sen has told Cambodians on a visit to Europe that the upsurge in Chinese nationals living in Cambodia will ease as Chinese construction projects are completed in a bid to ease rising anti-Chinese sentiment in the country.

A large influx of Chinese nationals to Cambodia in recent years has led to increased anti-Chinese sentiment.

Speaking during a meeting with Cambodians in Geneva, Switzerland, on Tuesday, Hun Sen said Chinese investors needed to rely on imported labor for their construction projects in the Kingdom, but that the influx was temporary.

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