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Danish Firm Wins VN-Cambodia Border Map Bid

18 December 2010  news Newsdesk

Var Kimhong showing the border map to journalists during a press conference.

BlomInfo A/S of Denmark has won the bid to produce a new set of maps of the national border between Vietnam and Cambodia.


The winner was announced at a press briefing in Phnom Penh on Dec. 17
following a meeting of the Vietnam-Cambodia Joint Committee on Border
Demarcation.
At the press briefing, Deputy Head of the Vietnam Foreign
Ministry’s National Border Committee Nguyen Hong Thao and Senior
Minister of the Royal Cambodian Government Var Kim Hong said that the
selection was based on assessments by experts of the two countries
during their working session from Dec. 1-10.
The two sides affirmed that choosing an international bidding
process for making the border map – and showing locations of
demarcating border landmarks – aimed to ensure objectivity, science and
accuracy and to be aligned with international laws.
The success of the bidding manifested close cooperation and
determination of the two countries to fulfill all border
demarcation-related work by 2012 with the aim of building a common
border of peace, friendship and cooperation./.
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