Keat Chhon

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Keat Chhon
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Minister of Economy and Finance
In office
24 October 1994 – 23 September 2013
Prime Minister Norodom Ranariddh
Ung Huot
Hun Sen
Preceded by Sam Rainsy
Succeeded by Aun Pornmoniroth
Deputy Prime Minister of Cambodia
In office
25 September 2008 – 4 April 2016
Monarch Norodom Sihamoni
Prime Minister Hun Sen
Member of Parliament
for Phnom Penh
In office
25 November 1998 – 29 July 2018
Member of Parliament
for Kampong Cham
In office
14 June 1993 – 26 July 1998
Personal details
Born (1934-08-11) 11 August 1934 (age 84)
Chhloung, Kratié, Cambodia
Political party Cambodian People's Party
Spouse(s) Lay Neari
Education Institut national des sciences et techniques nucléaires

Keat Chhon (Khmer: គាត ឈន់; born 11 August 1934) is a Cambodian politician. He belongs to the Cambodian People's Party and was elected to represent Phnom Penh in the National Assembly of Cambodia in 2003. He was the Minister for Economy and Finance from 1994 to 2013. By 2018, he has retired from all public offices.

Keat was born in Kratié Province. He is married to Lay Neari and has two children.[1]



  1. ^ "MR KEAT CHHON" (PDF). Chicago State University. Retrieved 13 February 2017.
  2. ^ "Welcome to The University of Cambodia (UC)". Retrieved 2018-05-09.