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Cambodian PM Receives the First Cambodian-American State Legislator

AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2014 – Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen received here this morning at the Peace Palace visiting H.E. Rady Mom, the first Cambodian-American Legislator of Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the 18th Middlesex district.

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Cambodian Foreign Minister Meets ILO Representative

AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2014 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Hor Namhong met here yesterday with Ms. Sandra Polaski, Deputy Director General of the International Labor Organization (ILO) for Policy.

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Cambodian PM Receives the First Cambodian-American State Legislator

AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2014 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (L, pic.1) shakes hands with visiting Mr. Rady Mom, the first Cambodian-American Legislator of Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the 18th Middlesex district,

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Information Minister Receives a Cambodian Author ​

AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2014 – Information Minister H.E. Khieu Kanharith (R) receives this morning at the ministry Mr. Un Sok Heang, a Cambodian writer. Photo: Hun Yuthkun    

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Cambodia, China To Continue Cultural Exchange Agreement Till 2018

AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2014 – Cambodia’s Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts and the People’s Republic of China have agreed to continue their cultural exchange agreement till 2018.

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Cambodia’s Romduol Fragrant Rice Wins 2014 World’s Best Rice Award

AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2014 – Cambodia’s Romduol fragrant rice was awarded the 2014 World’s Best Rice for its outstanding flavor at the 6th Annual The Rice Trader (TRT) World Rice Conference held in Phnom Penh on Nov. 19-20 with the participation of 500 buyers and businessmen from 37 countries.

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Cambodian Senate Requests GIZ to Continue Support to Human Resource Training

AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2014 – A senior official of Cambodian Senate’s General Secretariat has requested the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) to continue supporting human resource training and providing legal technical skills to the Senate’s officials.

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PM Hun Sen Holds a Get-together with Delegates of 41st SSEAYP

AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2014 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, on Thursday afternoon held a get-together with delegates of the 41st Ship for South East Asian and Japanese Youth Program 2014 at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh.

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ICRC Pledges to Further Support Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2014 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Hor Namhong held talks here on Thursday with visiting Mr. Beat Schweizer, Head of the Office of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in the Asia Pacific.

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EU Launches Its US$1.8 Billion Development Cooperation Strategy for Cambodia 2014-2018

AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2014 – The European Union Delegation to Cambodia launched here yesterday its development cooperation strategy for Cambodia 2014-2018 worth some 1.4 billion Euros (about US$1.8 billion), said an EU’s press release. The strategy will ensure greater coherence, impact and transparency of European development assistance to Cambodia as all European partners [...]

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State-Owned Insurance Company Affirms the Importance of Reinsurance

AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2014 – The government-owned insurance company has affirmed that the reinsurance purchasing remained very necessary for insurance companies in Cambodia, aiming to share risks that would impact those businesses.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2014 –    The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on November 21.

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PM: No Violation of the July 22 Agreement

AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2014 – Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has underlined that the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) and the Royal Government of Cambodia had not violated the July 22 agreement between CPP and the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP).

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Cambodia Holds 2nd Annual Journalism Ethnics Awards Ceremony

AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2014 – The 2nd Annual Journalism Ethnics Awards Ceremony under the theme “Improving Journalism Ethnics in Cambodia through Monitoring and Media Watch TV Show,” for non-government local media organizations was held this morning at Cambodia Japan Cooperation Center (CJCC).

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Cambodia Hosts the 15th National Climate Change Committee Meeting

AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2014 – The Ministry of Environment (MoE) hosted here this morning the 15th National Climate Change Committee (NCCC) Meeting under the presidency of H.E. Say Sam Al, Minister of MoE.

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His Majesty the King Inaugurates a High School in Kampot Province

AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2014 – His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, cuts red ribbon to put into official use Preah Norodom Sihamoni High School in Angkor Chey district, Kampot province this morning. Photo: Som Rithy  

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A Chinese Company Provides Disaster Rescue Equipment to Royal Cambodian Air Force

AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2014 – Lt. Gen. Soeung Samnang (3rd L, Front, pic.1), Commander of Royal Cambodian Air Force, receives disaster rescue equipment including an ambulance, 7 motorbikes, 75 sets of clothes and shoes, etc. and other food stuff from Mr. Law Chung Lam Nelson,

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His Majesty the King Inaugurates a High School in Kampot Province

AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2014 – His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, presided over this morning the inauguration ceremony of Preah Norodom Sihamoni High School in Angkor Chey district, Kampot, a southwestern province of Cambodia.

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PM Hun Sen Holds a Get-together with Delegates of 41st SSEAYP

AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2014 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen holds this afternoon at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh, a get-together with delegates of the 41st Ship for South East Asian and Japanese Youth Program 2014. Photo: Peou Kim Chanroth  

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Cambodian Rice Wins the 2014 World’s Best Rice Award

AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2014 – Cambodia’s Romduol fragrant rice wins the 2014 World’s Best Rice Award at the 6th Annual The Rice Trader (TRT) World Rice Conference held in Phnom Penh on Nov. 19-20 with the participation of 500 buyers and businessmen from 37 countries. Photo: Sin Sareth 

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