Hasten Delivery of Farm Aid to Cambodia, UN Says

    The United Nations urged donors to expedite the delivery of agricultural aid to Cambodia to help increase the nation's rice production. "A fertile agricultural sector produces white gold to set Cambodia apart and propel its economic growth," Douglas Broderick, resident representative of the United Nations Development Program, was quoted by

    as saying. Private millers in the Southeast Asian nation are reportedly requesting for USD300 million more to boost the capacity for collecting, stocking and processing the crop, Cambodian officials said.

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