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Cambodian PM Starts His Official Visit in Belarus

AKP Phnom Penh, April 23, 2014 – The Cambodian high-level delegation led by Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen arrived this afternoon in Minsk, the capital city of Belarus, to begin its official visit in the country until Apr. 25, after ending successfully his three-day visit in Azerbaijan, the National Television [...]

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ADB Recognizes Cambodia’s Efforts in Preparing for AEC

AKP Phnom Penh, April 23, 2014 – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) lauded Cambodia’s efforts in preparations for the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015.

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National Police To Hunt for Leader of Anonymous Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, April 23, 2014 – The National Police of Cambodia in cooperation with the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) will hunt for the leader and the remaining members of Anonymous Cambodia, a hacker group.

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A Chinese Company Is Interested to Invest in Architectural Sector in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, April 23, 2014 – Xian Dai Architectural Design Group Co., Ltd., a Shanghai-based leading company, is interested to invest in the architectural sector in Cambodia, particularly in Phnom Penh Capital.

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PM Hun Sen Arrives in Belarus

AKP Minsk, April 23, 2014 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (L) arrives this afternoon in Minsk, the Republic of Belarus, to begin his three-day official visit there after ending his visit in Azerbaijan from Apr. 21 to 23.

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DPM Keat Chhon Chairs a Meeting on Budget System Reform Dissemination

AKP Phnom Penh, April 23, 2014 – Cambodia’s Permanent Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Keat Chhon (R) chairs here on Tuesday afternoon a meeting on dissemination of budget system reform, with the participation of leaders from relevant ministries and institutions. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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Cambodia, ADB Sign Financial Agreements for Flood Damage Emergency Reconstruction Project

AKP Phnom Penh, April 23, 2014 – Cambodia’s Minister of Economy and Finance H.E. Aun Porn Moniroth (R) and Mr. Eric Sidgwick, Country Director of Asian Development Bank (ADB) for Cambodia, sign here this morning the US$81.68-million Financial Agreements for

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Information Minister Meets Board Chairman of Khmer Holding Group

AKP Phnom Penh, April 23, 2014 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (R) receives here this morning Mr. Cao Yunde, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Khmer Holding Group. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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ADB To Provide US$81.7 Million to Help Cambodia Recover From Catastrophic Floods

AKP Phnom Penh, April 23, 2014 – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide U$81.7 million, including a US$6.7 million grant from the Government of Australia, in additional financing to help Cambodia recover from catastrophic floods in late 2013, which affected 1.7 million people and caused an estimated US$356 million in damage, according to an [...]

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Cambodian Premier Visits Heydar Aliyev Center and Sangachal Terminal in Azerbaijan

AKP Phnom Penh, April 23, 2014 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, who has been on a three-day visit in Azerbaijan since Apr. 21, visited yesterday the Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center and Sangachal Terminal.

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Drafting Process of Law on Access to Information To Begin in May

AKP Phnom Penh, April 23, 2014 – Cambodia is going to start the drafting process of the Law on Access to Information in May this year, said yesterday Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

     AKP Phnom Penh, April 23, 2014 —   The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on April 23.

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Cambodian PM Meets Leaders of Azerbaijan

AKP Phnom Penh, April 22, 2014 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, paid on Monday separate courtesy calls on H.E. Ilham Aliyev, President of Azerbaijan; and H.E. Oktay Asadov, President of the National Assembly, the National Television of Cambodia (TVK) reported.

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Cambodia, Azerbaijan To Expand More Cooperation

AKP Phnom Penh, April 22, 2014 – Cambodia and Azerbaijan reached yesterday a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the Establishment of Bilateral Consultations during the Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen’s official visit to Azerbaijan, according to the National Television of Cambodia (TVK).

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PM Hun Sen Holds Talks with His Azerbaijan Counterpart

AKP Baku, April 22, 2014 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R) shakes hands with his Azerbaijan counterpart H.E. Artur Rasi-zade, prior to their official meeting in Baku, the Republic of Azerbaijan, on Apr. 21. Photo: TVK

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DPM Kong Sam Ol Inaugurates Achievements at a Local Pagoda in Prey Veng Province

AKP Prey Veng, April 22, 2014 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister Samdech Chaufea Veang Kong Sam Ol, Minister of the Royal Palace, cuts red ribbon this morning to inaugurate achievements at a local pagoda in Prey Veng province’s Preah Sdach district. Photo: Som Rithy  

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Presides Over the Presentation on Preparation of Draft Policy for Right of Access to Information

AKP Phnom Penh, April 22, 2014 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E.  Khieu Kanharith (L) presides over here this morning the presentation on experience in preparing the draft policy for right of access to information lectured by H.E. Chheng Saroeun, Secretary of

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Baribo District Agricultural Office Introduces Its Farmers on Dry-Season Rice Planting Technique

AKP Kampong Chhnang, April 22, 2014 – Baribo District Agricultural Official of Kampong Chhnang province introduces a farmer on dry-season rice planting technique last week-end. Photo: Bai Sithon, AKP-Kampong Chhnang province  

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Cambodia Plans to Ban the Imports of Used Cars of Over 10 Years Old

AKP Phnom Penh, April 22, 2014 – Cambodia is planning to ban the imports of second-hand cars that exceed 10 years old, a senior Cambodian official said.

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Minister of Justice: New Laws To Promote Deep Judicial Reform and Ensure Judicial Independence

AKP Phnom Penh, April 22, 2014 – Cambodia’s Minister of Justice H.E. Ang Vong Vathana has affirmed that the three draft laws on judicial system, approved on Apr. 18 by the Cabinet Ministers, are a key beginning step for a deep judicial reform, especially judicial independence strengthening and judicial service promotion in Cambodia.

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