Cambodia’s newly appointed minister of commerce said Thursday that he plans to reform the country’s economy ahead of Cambodia’s entrance into the Asean Economic Community (AEC) 2015, though he and other officials did not say how they plan to accomplish that goal. Speaking to reporters on the first day of a two-day seminar about strengthening Cambodia’s competitiveness for regional economic integration, Minister of Commerce Sun Chanthol said Cambodia is “committed” to its role in AEC. “Cambodia is very committed to fulfill its role and responsibility to create the AEC by 2015. We will prepare, through various reforms, to
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