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Cambodia Hosts 19th Steering Group Meeting and 8th Regional Conference on Anti-Corruption

AKP Phnom Penh, September 02, 2014 – The 19th Steering Group Meeting and 8th Regional Conference on Fighting Corruption and Building Trust of the ADB/OECD Anti-Corruption Initiative for Asia and the Pacific began here this morning with the participation of delegates from 31 member countries.

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A Hong Kong Company To Invest in Theme Park in Siem Reap

AKP Phnom Penh, September 02, 2014 – Cheung Sheng Global Holdings Limited, a Hong Kong-based company, is planning to invest in building a theme park in Siem Reap province, a major tourism destination of Cambodia.

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TVK-JICA Cooperation in New Program

AKP Phnom Penh, September 02, 2014 – Cambodia Digista Teens is a new program produced by the National Television of Cambodia (TVK) in cooperation with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in order to promote the Cambodian youth’s capacity in digital design career.

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Cambodian Information Minister Requests ABC Radio to Help Local Radio Stations

AKP Phnom Penh, September 02, 2014 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith held talks here on Monday at the ministry with visiting Ms. Annmaree O’Keeffe of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC).

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Large-Scale Plane Crash Drill Held in Siem Reap Province

AKP Phnom Penh, September 02, 2014 — Siem Reap provincial authorities conducted yesterday a large-scale plane crash drill with the participation of almost 500 people from concerned institutions.

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National Literacy Day To Be Marked Under Topic, “Literacy Helps Improve Livelihood”

AKP Phnom Penh, September 02, 2014 – The National Committee for National and International Festivals has issued a directive to mark the National Literacy Day (September 8) under the topic, “Literacy Helps Improve Livelihood.”

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DPM Keat Chhon Meets a Delegation of Japanese House of Councilors

AKP Phnom Penh, September 02, 2014 – Cambodian Permanent Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Keat Chhon received late last week in Phnom Penh a delegation of Japanese House of Councilors.

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Promoting Water Access and Improved Sanitation in Rattanakiri

AKP Phnom Penh, September 02, 2014 – Some 3,000 families or 14,500 people including 3,100 children, especially those from minority groups in the north-eastern Rattanakiri will enjoy access to clean water and improved sanitation through a three-year project launched today at the province by the provincial authorities and Plan International Cambodia.

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Malaysia-Cambodia Bilateral Trade Reaches US$2.6 Billion in the Past 10 Years

AKP Phnom Penh, September 02, 2014 – The volume of bilateral trade between Malaysia and Cambodia in the past ten years reached US$2.6 billion, said H.E. Raszlan Bin Abdul Rashid, Malaysian Ambassador to Cambodia.

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Cambodia Hosts 19th Steering Group Meeting and 8th Regional Conference on Anti-Corruption

AKP Phnom Penh, September 02, 2014 – Top Sam, Chairman of National Council for Anti-Corruption (NCAC) of Cambodia, presides over the opening ceremony of the 19th Steering Group Meeting and 8th Regional Conference on Fighting Corruption and Building Trust of the ADB/OECD Anti-Corruption Initiative for Asia and the Pacific, taking place in Phnom Penh from [...]

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Phnom Penh Governor Receives Outgoing Thai Ambassador

AKP Phnom Penh, September 02, 2014 – Phnom Penh Municipal Governor H.E. Pa Socheatevong (R, pic.1) meets here this morning with outgoing Thai Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Touchayoot Pakdi. Photo: Ok Sokhoeu

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ASEAN Delegation Poses for a Group Photo with Chinese Foreign Affairs Senior Officers

AKP Beijing, September 02, 2014 – Heads or Deputy Heads of main news websites and news agencies from ASEAN countries, including the Agence Kampuchea Presse (AKP) of Cambodia, together with two representatives from ASEAN Secretariat pose for a group photo with senior officers of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Department of Asian Affairs of the [...]

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Cambodian PM Receives Supreme Commander of Thailand

AKP Phnom Penh, September 02, 2014 — Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, received here yesterday afternoon at the Peace Palace visiting Supreme Commander and Deputy Chief of the National Council for Peace and Order of Thailand H.E. Gen. Tanasak Patimapragorn.

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DPM Sok An Meets Co-Chairman of Asia-Pacific Group on Money Laundering

AKP Phnom Penh, September 02, 2014 — Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister in charge of the Office of the Council of Ministers H.E. Sok An held talks yesterday with a visiting delegation of the Sydney-based Asia-Pacific Group on Money Laundering (APG) led by its Co-Chairman Mr. Yogpal Singh.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, 02 September, 2014 —   The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on 02 September.

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PM Hun Sen Receives Supreme Commander of Thailand

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (L, pic.1) shakes hands with visiting H.E. Gen. Tanasak Patimapragorn, Supreme Commander and Deputy Chief of the National Council for Peace and Order of Thailand, prior

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ASEAN Media Delegation Meets Chinese Foreign Affairs Senior Officers

AKP Beijing, September 01, 2014 – Heads or Deputy Heads of main news websites and news agencies from ASEAN countries, including the Agence Kampuchea Presse (AKP) of Cambodia, hold a meeting with senior officers of the Department of Asian Affairs’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs of

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Cambodian PM Declares to Continue Education Reform

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, urged here this morning the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports to continue implementing the education reform.

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Siem Reap Authorities Hold Plane Crash Drill

AKP Siem Reap, September 01, 2014 – Siem Reap provincial authorities conducts this morning a large-scale plane crash drill with the participation of nearly 500 people from concerned institutions. Photo: Hang Seak  

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Cambodian Defense Minister Receives Supreme Commander of Thailand

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Defense H.E. Gen. Tea Banh (L, pic.1) holds talks with visiting H.E. Gen. Tanasak Patimapragorn, Supreme Commander and Deputy Chief of the National Council for Peace and Order of Thailand, on Sept. 1 in Phnom Penh. Photo: Sin Sareth  

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