Finance Minister Keat Chhon has signed a deal with China’s ambassador to Cambodia to secure a concessional loan of $121 million to fund irrigation and power projects. In the latest promise of cash from Cambodia’s biggest donor, Chi*na will fund a power transmission line con*necting Phnom Penh with Bavet City in Svay Rieng province, according to a report from state newswire Agence Kampuchea Presse (AKP).* AKP reported that the loan, which was officially signed with new Chi*nese Ambassador Bu Jianguo on Friday, would also go toward the Achang irrigation system in Kampong Chhnang province, but did not specify how
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