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King, Queen-Mother, Top Leaders and Foreign Diplomatic Corps Pay Respects to the Late King-Father’s Royal Ashes

AKP Phnom Penh, July 11, 2014 – His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia and Her Majesty Queen-Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk together with top leaders and foreign diplomatic corps, pay respects to the Royal Ashes of the most revered late King-Father Samdech Preah

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Royal Ashes’ Procession Kicks Off

AKP Phnom Penh, July 11, 2014 – The procession of the late King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk’s ashes to Preah Keo Morakot Pagoda(Silver Pagoda) in the Royal Palace kicked off this morning with sadness of the whole Cambodian people, royal families and leaders.

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Stung Sreng Water Resource Development Project-Phase I Completed 99%

AKP Phnom Penh, July 11, 2014 – The Stung Sreng Water Resource Development Project-Phase I in Chongkal district, Oddar Meanchey province, has been completed 99 percent.

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Cambodian Artistes Hold Candle Lights to Bless and Dedicate to the Soul of the Late King-Father

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – Some 650 Cambodian artistes hold candle lights in front of the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh this evening in order to bless and dedicate to the soul of the most revered late King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk (Preah Borom Ratanak Kaudh). Photo: Ung Hong Leang & Sin Sareth [...]

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King and Queen-Mother Pay Respects to the Late King-Father’s Royal Statue

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – His Majesty Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, and Her Majesty Queen-Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk, together with National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin and Prime

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Buddhist Monks, Nuns and Laypersons Hold Meditation in Front of the Royal Palace

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – Some 15,000 Buddhist monks, nuns and laypersons hold a meditation in front of the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh this evening in order to pray and dedicate to the soul of the most revered late King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk (Preah Borom Ratanak Kaudh). Photo: Ung Hong Leang [...]

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Information Minister Visits Live Broadcasting Location of Radio and TV

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – Cambodia’s Information Minister H.E. Khieu Kanharith inspected this morning a live broadcasting location of radio and TV, and also visited TV technicians of other six private local TVs in cooperation with the National Television of Cambodia (TVK) during the three-day royal urns procession and interment ceremony.

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ECCC Receives New Fund from Sweden

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – The Government of Sweden has announced that it will make a new contribution of SEK 30 million (approximately US$4.5 million) to the international component of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) for 2014-2015, according to an ECCC’s press release issued today.

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Cambodia, Japan Sign Grant and Loan Agreements

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – H.E. Aun Porn Moniroth (R), Cambodian Minister of Economy and Finance, and Mr. Hiroshi Izaki, Chief Representative of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Cambodia Office, sign here this afternoon grant and loan agreements worth in total

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Photo Documentary: Procession of Late King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk’s Body from Phnom Penh International Airport to the Royal Palace (October 17, 2012)

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – Source: Royal Palace

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Photo Documentary: King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk Passes Away on October 15, 2012 in Beijing, China at the Age of 90

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – Source: Royal Palace

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Cambodia, Vietnam Seek to Push Search for Soldiers’ Remains

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – The Cambodian government and people will continue to work with Vietnam in searching for and repatriating the remains of Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and specialists who fell down in Cambodia during the war.

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Rehabilitation and Emergency Rescue Response Preparedness Coordination Working Group Established

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – The Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC) has issued a resolution on the creation of a rehabilitation and emergency rescue response preparedness coordination working group of the National Committee for Disaster Management (NCDM).

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Media’s Visit to Rattanakiri Province

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – A group of journalists, led by European Union Ambassador to Cambodia Mr. Jean-François Cautain and Cambodian Minister of Environment H.E. Say Sam Al, visited Rattanakiri province, some 590 kilometers northeast of Phnom Penh Capital City.

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Photo Documentary: The Return and Re-coronation of the Late King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – Source: Royal Palace

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Photo Documentary: Biography and Activities of the Late King-Father Samdech Preach Norodom Sihanouk in Pictures

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – Source: Royal Palace

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Royal Palace Minister Organizes a Krong Pili Ceremony Prior to the Royal Urns Procession and Interment Ceremony

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Royal Palace Samdech Chaufea Veang Kong Sam Ol organizes at the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh this morning a Krong Pili ceremony prior to the Royal urns procession and interment ceremony of the late

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3,600 Buddhist Monks Attend the Praying and Chanting Ceremony for the Late King-Father Norodom Sihanouk

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – Some 3,600 Buddhist monks attend the praying and chanting ceremony for the late King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk (Preah Borom Ratanak Kaudh) at the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Som Rithy 

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Inspects a Live Broadcasting Location of TVK and NRK at the Royal Palace

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith inspects a live broadcasting location of the National Television of Cambodia (TVK) and the National Radio of Cambodia (NRK) at the Royal Palace this morning during the first day of the three-

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Leaders from Ministries and State Institutions Lay Wreaths at Preah Borom Ratanak Kaudh’s Royal Statue

AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2014 – Leaders from various ministries and State institutions lay wreaths at Preah Borom Ratanak Kaudh’s Royal Statue in Phnom Penh this morning as part of the first day of the three-day (July 10-12) Royal urns procession and interment ceremony of the late King-

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