Name: CHENG MANITH, Sex: Male
Date & Place of Birth: 20 December 1974, Siem Reap Province.
Marital Status: Married to Mrs. Chan Huoy, two children
Post Graduate: -Master of International Studies in the field of International Relations (2008), the University of Queensland, Australia.
-Degree in High-Ranking Civil Servant in Diplomacy (2000), Royal School of Administration, Phnom Penh
Under Graduate: -Degree in Middle-Ranking Civil Servant in General Administration (1998)
Royal School of Administration, Phnom Penh.
-Bachelor of Business Administration (1996) Faculty of Business, Phnom Penh
Jobs and Titles:
Since April 2017 Ambassador to Lao People’s Democratic Republic (accredited on 4 May 2017)
June 2015-April 2017 Director of International Cooperation Department, MFA and IC
April 2013-May 2015 Director of Asia I Department, MFA and IC
Oct 2008-Feb 2013 Deputy Head of Mission and Counselor, Royal Embassy of Cambodia in the State of Kuwait
Aug. 2001-August 2008 Deputy Director of Department in charge of Political Cooperation, General Department of ASEAN,
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MFA & IC)
Dec.2000-August 2001 Bureau Chief in charge of ASEAN laws and agreements, Political Cooperation Division, General Department of ASEAN, MFA & IC
Feb.-Dec. 2000 Official in charge of ASEAN Functional Cooperation, General Department of ASEAN, MFA & IC
Sept. 1996-Feb.2000 Official in charge of World Trade Organization Affairs Department of ASEAN and International Organization, Ministry of Commerce
2017 Royal Order of Monisaraphorn (Chevalier)
2003 Medal of Labour (Gold)
2002 Medal of Laobour (Silver)
Hobbies: Badminton, Volleyball and table tennis
Foreign Languages: English