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PM Hun Sen: Phnom Bokor Resort’s Original Name Must Be Kept

AKP Phnom Penh, September 23, 2017 – The original name of Phnom Bokor Resort, located in Kampot southwestern province, has to be maintained, underlined Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, in a Facebook post this morning.

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Cambodia, Colombia Reach Agreement on Visa Exemption for Holders of Diplomatic and Service Passports

AKP Phnom Penh, September 22, 2017 – The Kingdom of Cambodia and the Republic of Colombia have signed an agreement on the exemption of visa for Holders of Diplomatic and Service/Official Passports

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Cambodian Delegation Attend International Forum on Sustainable Development in Tokyo

AKP Phnom Penh, September 22, 2017 – A Cambodian delegation of the Ministry of Tourism led by its Secretary of State H.E. Tith Chantha attended the International Forum on Sustainable Development in Tokyo, Japan on Sept. 20-21, 2017.

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French Investment Director To Liaise Some 300 Business Representatives to Visit Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, September 22, 2017 – Director of French investment foundation, namely in the language Fondation Prospective Innovation (FPI), Mr. Jean-Pierre Raffarin is committed to liaise with some 300 French business representatives to explore investment opportunities in Cambodia in a near future.

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Minister of Environment Welcomes Initiatives of Youth’s Visit to Conservation Forest

AKP Phnom Penh, September 22, 2017 – Minister of Environment H.E. Say Samal has welcomed a recent study visit and activities of a Cambodian youth group to the western Siem Pang forest in Stung Treng province.

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H.E. Gen. Hun Manet Leads Cambodian Delegation for Official Visit to France

AKP Phnom Penh, September 22, 2017 – A Cambodian delegation led by H.E. Gen. Hun Manet, Deputy Chairman of Joint Staff of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF) has departed from Cambodia for a working visit in France.

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Cambodian Minister of Commerce Attends a Get-together Evening with European Businessmen

AKP Phnom Penh, September 22, 2017 – Cambodia’s Minister of Commerce H.E. Pan Sorasak, accompanied by a group of relevant officials and leaders of the Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia (GMAC), attended early this week a Get-together Evening with European businessmen in Paris, France, said the Ministry of Commerce in a news release.

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Pchum Ben Festival Attracts More Than 1 Million Tourists

AKP Phnom Penh, September 22, 2017 – Approximately 1.05 million local and international tourists visited different tourist attractions during the Pchum Ben Festival from Sept. 19-21, 2017, up some 15.70 percent compared to the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Tourism’s press release.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, September 22, 2017 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, September 22.

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Outgoing Vietnamese and Thai Ambassadors Pay Farewell Visit to Cambodian PM

AKP Phnom Penh, September 21, 2017 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, received this morning outgoing Vietnamese and Thai Ambassadors to Cambodia.

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Cambodia, China Sign Six Cooperation Deals

AKP Phnom Penh, September 21, 2017 – Cambodia and China reached here yesterday six memorandums of understanding (MoUs) in order to further tighten and expand the cooperation between the two countries.

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Senior CPC Leader: Cambodia is China’s True Friend

AKP Phnom Penh, September 21, 2017 – Cambodia is China’s great and true friend and China is the strongest back of Cambodia, affirmed a senior leader of the Communist Party of China (CPC) while paying a courtesy visit to Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen at the Peace Palace

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Cambodian PM Receives Outgoing Thai Ambassador

AKP Phnom Penh, September 21, 2017 — Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R, Pic. 1) shakes hands with H.E. Nuttavudh Photisaro, outgoing Ambassador of Thailand to Cambodia, prior to their farewell meeting at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Kok Ky

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Outcoming Vietnamese Ambassador Bids Cambodian PM Farewell

AKP Phnom Penh, September 21, 2017 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R, Pic. 1) receives outgoing Vietnamese Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Thach Du, at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Kok Ky

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Popular Games Organised to Celebrate Pchum Ben Festival

AKP Kandal , September 21, 2017 – Cambodian people enjoy various popular games such as wrestling, Labok Kator, horse racing, buffalo race, and so on organised in Vihear Sour pagoda located in Ksach Kandal district, Kandal province in the afternoon of Sept. 20 to celebrate the Pchum Ben Festival. Photo: Khem Sovannara

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NA President Returns Home from 38th AIPA General Assembly in the Philippines

AKP Phnom Penh, September 21, 2017 – President of Cambodia’s National Assembly (NA) Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin and his spouse arrive home in the evening of Sept. 20 after attending the 38th General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) in Manila, the Philippines. Photo: NA

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Cambodia, China Sign Six Cooperation Deals

AKP Phnom Penh, September 20, 2017 — Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen and visiting H.E. Liu Yunshan, a Member of the Politburo Standing Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, witness the signing ceremony of six cooperation documents, at Phnom Penh’s Peace Palace, this morning. Photo: [...]

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Chinese Senior CPC Leader Pays Courtesy Visit to Cambodian PM

AKP Phnom Penh, September 20, 2017 — Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R. Pic.1), Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia and President of the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP), receives visiting H.E. Liu Yunshan, a Member of the Politburo Standing Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, at the [...]

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Acting Head of State Receives Chinese Senior CPC Leader

AKP Phnom Penh, September 19, 2017 — Visiting H.E. Liu Yunshan (Pic.1 L), a Member of the Politburo Standing Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, pays a courtesy call on Cambodian Acting Head of State Samdech Vibol Sena Pheakdei Say Chhum, President of the Senate and Vice President of the ruling [...]

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CPC Delegation Arrives in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, September 19, 2017 — A high-level delegation of the Communist Party of China (CPC) led by H.E. Liu Yunshan, a Member of the Politburo Standing Committee of the CPC Central Committee, arrives in Phnom Penh this afternoon for a three-day visit in Cambodia. Photo: Sous Savy

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