Life in Cambodia gets better on every trip... I mean the food. Upon arrival, we went to straight to a Malaysian & Singaporean restaurant that serves one of the best beef soup in town!!! Better than the Soup Tulang Daing Daniel Fitri had in Singapore on Christmas (Grrrrr..). The restaurant was H.E. General Ponlork Ho's regular luncheon spot. We enjoyed the soup and Mio Dino @Johari Haji Mahadi had the vegetable without any rice... some people are concern about their carbohydrate intake and
Her Excellency Dr Pheng Kuntheaborey welcoming me at her office
H.E. Chan Kosal introduced and brief H.E. Dr Pheng Kutheaborey on our background and introduced H.E. Dr Pheng Kutheaborey to us. We exchange views on Economics, Politics and socio cultural indifference before going straight into the main agenda.
I did not realize how enthusiastic I was until I saw the pictures taken. These pictures were compliments from H.E. Dr Pheng Kutheaborey official photographers.
H.E. Ponlork Ho graduated from United State of America and holds a masters degree. H.E. Ponlork Ho was able to converse fluently in English which made us felt like home.
The varieties of food available too was mouth watering.
I have never meet anyone of his stature that is humble enough to eat the same food and eat together with his bodyguards and people during breakfast, lunch and dinner.... and sometimes even supper.
Ly Rathana whom had been with H.E. Ponlork Ho for more than 10 years said, His Excellency had even pawn his cars and wealth when his staff or friends seek his help.
H.E. Ponlork Ho is also a member of the Senate. HisExcellency GENERAL PONLORK HO, a four-star general although his uniform still bear only 3-star, a Senator, Secretary of State for three provinces and Ministry of Interior.
Infornt of the President's house
I was introduced to Samdech Akka Moha Thamma Pothisal CHEA SIM, Head of State, President of Senate & International Relation by Her Excellency Dr Pheng Kuntheaborey.
We brought a bouquet of flowers for the President.
H.E. Chan Kosal sharing some light moment with the President.
Our mission was accomplished after the session with the President... we left for another sinful but delicious steak for dinner with brother H.E. Ponlork Ho.
We returned home on the eve of New Year the following day with a new mission, a new resolution and a new spirit.
We had extended our invitation to brother H.E. Ponlork Ho to visit Malaysia and look forward to host him in Kuala Lumpur next week.
We were honored with the kindest hospitality and warmst welcome extended to us there.