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PM Urges Phnom Penh Authorities to Arrange Places for Disabled People’s Musical Performances

AKP Phnom Penh, December 06, 2016 – Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen encouraged this morning Phnom Penh authorities to arrange convenient places for musical performances of people with disabilities.

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Cambodia Marks National and International Day of Persons with Disabilities

AKP Phnom Penh, December 06, 2016 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, presided over here this morning the celebration of the National and International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2016.

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Samdech PM Hun Sen Requests House Owners Not to Increase the Rents

AKP Phnom Penh, December 06, 2016 – Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has called on all house owners not to increase the rents when the monthly minimum wage of garment, textile and footwear workers will increase to US$153 from January 2017.

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5th Cambodia Book Fair Conducted Successfully

AKP Phnom Penh, December 06, 2016 – The 5th Cambodia Book Fair, held at the National Library, Phnom Penh on Dec. 2-4, 2016 under the theme “Instill reading, Inspire writing”, ended with successful result.

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PM Presides Over the Celebration of National and International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2016

AKP Phnom Penh, December 06, 2016 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (pic. 1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over the celebration of the 18th National and 34th International Day of Persons with Disabilities, held here this morning under the theme “Give priority and power to people [...]

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Petanque: Another Cambodian Athlete Makes History at World Championships

AKP Phnom Penh, December 06, 2016 – A Cambodian petanque player, Sok Chan Mean, won a gold medal at the 47th World Championships held from Dec. 1 to 4, 2016 in Antananarivo, Madagascar.

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Cambodian Minister of Commerce Receives CEO of International Council of Swedish Industry

AKP Phnom Penh, December 06, 2016 – Cambodia’s Commerce Minister H.E. Pan Sorasak received here yesterday afternoon visiting CEO of International Council of Swedish Industry Mr. Jonas Borglin, according to the ministry’s news release.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, December 06, 2016 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, December 06.

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PM Inaugurates US$100 Million New Coca Cola Factory

AKP Phnom Penh, December 05, 2016 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, inaugurated here this morning the Cambodia Beverage Company Plant Coca-Cola worth US$100 million in Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone.

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Cambodia Hosts 9th International Policy Dialogue Forum

AKP Hang Seak, December 05, 2016 – Cambodia’s Minister of Education, Youth and Sports H.E. Hang Chuon Naron addresses the participants while he was presiding over the opening ceremony of 9th International Policy Dialogue Forum held in Siem Reap province this morning. Photo: Hang Seak  

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NA President Chairs the Permanent Committee’s Meeting of the National Assembly

AKP Phnom Penh, December 05, 2016 — Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (L, Pic. 1), President of the National Assembly of Cambodia, chairs here this morning the Permanent Committee’s Meeting of the National Assembly. Photo: National Assembly

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PM Hun Sen Presides Over the Inauguration Ceremony of Cambodia Beverage Company Plant Coca-Cola

AKP Phnom Penh, December 05, 2016 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (C, Pic. 1) presides over here this morning the Inauguration Ceremony of Cambodia Beverage Company Plant Coca-Cola located in Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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Chinese Delegation Seeks Investment Opportunity in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, December 05, 2016— A Chinese delegation led by Executive President of China-ASEAN Business Council Mr. Xu Ningning paid a courtesy call on Cambodia’s Minister of Commerce H.E. Pan Sorasak to discuss cooperation and investment opportunities in Cambodia on Dec. 03.

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Cambodian PM Get 18th Grandchild

AKP Phnom Penh, December 05, 2016 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen yesterday shared on his Facebook official page that he has just gotten his 18th grandchild.

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Promoting Community’s Role Models

AKP Thbong Khmum, December 05, 2016 – Rural high-school girl students from three provinces of Cambodia – Thbong Khmum, Rattanakiri and Siem Reap – have been selected to take over their dream roles of being police officer, school principal and director of health centres in their respective communities.

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Essence of Juvenile Justice Law Disseminated

AKP Phnom Penh, December 05, 2016 – Ministry of Social Affairs, Veterans and Youth Rehabilitation (MoSVY) and Cambodia National Council for Children’s General Secretariat (CNCC-GC) have lately disseminated the contents of Juvenile Justice Law among its line officials from across Cambodia.

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University of Heng Samrin Thbong Khmum: After its Inauguration

AKP Thbong Khmum, December 05, 2016 – After its official inauguration by Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen early this year, University of Heng Samrin Thbong Khmum (located in Cambodia’s newest province of Thbong Khmum) is being beautified with other necessary facilities and infrastructure before receiving its first batch of [...]

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CRC President Visits Some 2,000 Sanitation Workers

AKP Phnom Penh, December 05, 2016 — Samdech Kittipritbandit Bun Rany Hun Sen, President of Cambodian Red Cross (CRC), requested all staff and sanitation workers not to join in any demonstration for increased payment, while visiting around 2,000 sanitation workers on Dec. 03.

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NEC Asks Relevant Parties to Examine Draft Regulation and Procedures for Commune/Sangkat Council Election

AKP Phnom Penh, December 05, 2016 — National Election Committee (NEC) announced on Dec. 2 that NEC sent a letter to relevant parties requesting them to examine and give feedback on the draft regulation and procedures for the Commune/Sangkat Council Election to be held on June 4, 2017.

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Thbong Khmum Province Expects its Office

AKP Thbong Khmum, December 05, 2016 – Formalised since early 2014, Cambodia’s newest province Thbong Khmum (consisting of one city and six districts) is expecting its provincial hall of highly standardised facilities. Photo: Mom Chan Dara Soleil

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