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The Banyan Tree Leadership Forum with Sun Chanthol, Cambodian Commerce Minister

June 23, 2014 • 10:00 – 11:00 am EDT

Economic Reforms in Cambodia

Please join us for this important discussion with His Excellency Sun Chanthol, minister of commerce for the Kingdom of Cambodia. Chanthol will discuss ongoing reforms to improve the business environment and attract foreign investment in Cambodia.

Chanthol has served as minister of commerce since September 2013. He previously served as secretary of state for economy and finance, minister of public works and transport, and senior minister and vice-chairman of the Council for the Development of Cambodia. Before returning to Cambodia in 1994, he had a successful career working in various senior executive positions for General Electric. Chanthol received his education at American University, the University of Pennsylvania, and Harvard University. 

Keynote Remarks by

His Excellency Sun Chantol
Minister of Commerce
The Kingdom of Cambodia

Moderated by

Mr. Murray Hiebert
Senior Fellow and Deputy Director
Sumitro Chair for Southeast Asia Studies, CSIS

Monday, June 23, 2014
10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
CSIS Second Floor Conference Room C
1616 Rhode Island Avenue NW, Washington DC

If you have questions, please contact Ms. Phuong Nguyen at or (202) 741-3935 .



Murray Hiebert
Senior Associate (Non-resident), Southeast Asia Program