Thailand and Cambodian signed an agreement for the formation of a joint business council to promote bilateral trade and investment, Thai News Agency reported on March 13.

The memorandum of understanding was officially endorsed on March 12 evening by Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and her Cambodian counterpart Hun Sen on the sidelines of the 5th Summit of Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy ( ACMECS) in the Lao capital. -VNA