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MFA-IC Reacts Against The Phnom Penh Post’s Article on Migrant Workers

AKP Phnom Penh, July 26, 2017 – Cambodia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MFA-IC) has issued a press release in reaction to an article of the Phnom Penh Post on migrant worker protections, calling it a groundless article.

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Concerned Authorities Work Hard to Save Two Oddar Meanchey Provincial Districts from Flash Floods

AKP Oddar Meanchey, July 26, 2017 – Relevant Oddar Meanchey provincial authorities work hard to save two districts – Anlong Veng and Trapaing Prasat – from flash floods, on July 26. Photo: Tith Sror  

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Lao Finance Minister Visits Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, July 26, 2017 – Visiting H.E. Somdy Douangdy (R, Pic. 1), Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of Lao PDR, arrives in Phnom Penh today, at around noon, for a four-day visit in Cambodia until July 29.

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New French Ambassador Pays Courtesy Call on Cambodian PM

AKP Phnom Penh, July 26, 2017 – Newly appointed Ambassador of France to Cambodia H.E. Mrs. Eva Nguyen Binh paid here this morning at the Peace Palace a courtesy visit to Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen.

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Minister of Interior Meets Foreign Embassies’ Representatives on Child Adoption

AKP Phnom Penh, July 26, 2017 – Cambodia’s Ministry of Interior held here yesterday a special meeting with representatives of foreign embassies on child adoption and surrogacy.

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Preah Vihear Provincial Governor Visits Districts Affected by Flash Floods

AKP Preah Vihear, July 26, 2017 – H.E. Un Chanda (L, Pic. 1), Governor of Preah Vihear province, this morning pays an inspection visit to some districts, especially Chhep, of Preah Vihear province being hit by flash floods. Photo: Tith Sror  

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Cambodia Hosts 11th ASEAN-China Forum on Social Development and Poverty Reduction

AKP Siem Reap, July 26, 2017 – Cambodia’s Minister of Rural Development H.E. Ouk Rabun (L, Pic. 1) and visiting H.E. Hong Tianyun, Vice Minister of China’s State Council Leading Group Office of Poverty

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Cambodian PM Receives Japanese Ambassador

AKP Phnom Penh, July 26, 2017 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, received courtesy call from Japanese Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Horinouchi Hidehisa, here at the Peace Palace this morning.

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6th Cambodia Rice Forum and Agri Livestock Exhibition To Take Place in November

AKP Phnom Penh, July 26, 2017 – The 6th Cambodia Rice Forum and Agri Livestock Cambodia 2017, a leading feed, livestock and agriculture exhibitions, will be conducted from Nov. 10 to 12 with an estimated participation of over 400 local rice exporters and foreign buyers.

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Cambodian PM Holds Talks with Japanese Ambassador

AKP Phnom Penh, July 26, 2017 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (2nd L, Pic.1) holds talks with Japanese Ambassador to Cambodia, H.E. Horinouchi Hidehisa (2nd R, Pic. 1), at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Kok Ky

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New French Ambassador Pays Courtesy Call on Cambodian PM

AKP Phnom Penh, July 26, 2017 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R, Pic.1) shakes hands with newly appointed Ambassador of France to Cambodia H.E. Ms. Eva Nguyen Binh, prior to their meeting at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Kok Ky

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NBC To Further Promote National Currency

AKP Phnom Penh, July 26, 2017 – The National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) will continue to further promote the use of Riel, the national currency, under the guidelines of the Financial Sector Development Strategy 2016-2025, said H.E. Chea Chanto, Governor of NBC.

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CCC Announces Constitutionality of Law on Amendment to Political Party Law

AKP Phnom Penh, July 26, 2017 – The Constitutional Council of Cambodia (CCC) has announced the constitutionality of the Law on Amendment to the Political Party Law.

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Cambodian, Thai Customs Administrations Strengthen Bilateral Cooperation

AKP Phnom Penh, July 26, 2017 – Relevant officials of the General Department of Customs and Excise (GDCE) of Cambodia and the Customs Department of Thailand gathered in Siem Reap province yesterday in a meeting to strengthen and boost the bilateral cooperation between both countries’ customs departments.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, July 26, 2017 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, July 26.

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Cambodia To Host a Largest Textile and Machinery Fair

AKP Phnom Penh, July 26, 2017 – Cambodia Industrial Machinery International Fair (CIMIF) and Cambodia International Textile and Garment Industry Exhibition (CTG) 2017 will take place on Aug. 25-28 at Diamond Island (Koh Pich) Convention and Exhibition Centre here in Phnom Penh.

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Best Researches on Tonle Sap Ecosystem To Be Awarded

AKP Phnom Penh, July 26, 2017 – Environment Minister has announced budget allocation to award best researches on the ecosystem of Cambodia’s biggest lake, Tonle Sap, for better conservation.

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Cambodian, FAO’s Officials Discuss Climate-Smart Tonle Sap Project

AKP Phnom Penh, July 25, 2017 – Senior officials of the Ministry of Environment and Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) discussed here yesterday an environmental protection project in Tonle Sap Great Lake.

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Cambodia Showcases HIV Achievements at Global Meeting

AKP Phnom Penh, July 25, 2017 – The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) congratulates Cambodia for achieving the 90-90-90 targets, which are key global commitments on HIV testing and treatment, three years ahead of schedule, said a joint press release between the Cambodian Ministry of Health and UNAIDS.

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Foreign Minister Meets 24 JDS Scholarship Winners

AKP Phnom Penh, July 25, 2017— Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn (Pic. 1) receives 24 JDS scholarship winners for the 2017-2019 academic year, at the ministry office this afternoon, before their departure for their studies in Japan. Photo: Khem Sovannara  

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