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Cambodia’s National TVK To Sign Cooperation MoU with Vietnam’s VTV

AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2017 – Cambodia’s National Television of Kampuchea (TVK) expects to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Vietnam Television (VTV) for cooperation in the fields of technical and capacity building.

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PM Hun Sen Reveals New Evidence Against Opposition Party and Leader

AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2017 – Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has revealed new evidence against the main opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) and its President Kem Sokha who was arrested for national treason.

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs Releases Outcomes of Singapore Foreign Minister’s Visit

AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2017 – Cambodia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has released the outcomes of the official visit of Singapore Minister for Foreign Affairs H.E. Dr. Vivian Balakrishnan in Cambodia yesterday.

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PM Reacts Against Some Political Analyses on Legal Case Against Opposition Party and Its President

AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2017 – Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen made here this morning a strong reaction against some analysts who have commented on the legal action against the main opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) and its President H.E. Kem Sokha.

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A Royal Kathina Festival of Their Majesties the King & Queen-Mother

AKP Kampong Chhnang, October 18, 2017– Her Royal Highness Princess Sisowath Pongneary Monypong and Samdech Chaufea Veang Kong Sam Ol (Pic 1), Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Royal Palace, Representatives of Their Majesties Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia and Queen-Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk, hold a Kathina Festival at a local pagoda at Kampong [...]

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GMAC Proposes Motion for U.S. Tax Preference on Footwear

AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2017 – Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia (GMAC) is proposing a motion for tax preference on footwear exports from the U.S. According to Mr. Kaing Monika, Deputy Secretary General of GMAC, as quoted by a local media, the proposal has been endorsed by Cambodia’s Ministry of Commerce.

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PM Hun Sen Holds a Get-Together with Factory and Enterprise Workers and Employees

AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2017— Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (Pic. 1) presides over a get-together with over 15,000 factory and enterprise workers and employees from 10 factories and enterprises located along National Road No. 4 in Khan Pursenchey, Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Kok Ky & Chim Nary

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A Dissemination Workshop on Government’s Sub-Decree and Related Papers

AKP Oddar Meanchey, October 18, 2017— Oddar Meanchey Provincial Council President H.E. Yim Thin (R, Pic. 1) and the Provincial Governor H.E. Sar Thavy, preside over in the provincial city this morning a Dissemination Workshop on Government’s Sub-Decree and Related Papers on the Establishment of One Window Service and People’s Office Mechanism at Sub-National Level. [...]

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International Conference of Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam

AKP Siem Reap, October 18, 2017— H.E. Academician Sok Touch (Pic. 1), President of the Royal Academy of Cambodia (RAC), delivers his remarks at the 2017 LASS-RAC 6th Annual International Conference Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam (CLV) Relations: History, Culture and Peoples, held in Siem Reap City, Siem Reap Province, Cambodia, this morning. Photo: Khuth Sao

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A Workshop on Competition Agency Design

AKP Siem Reap, October 18, 2017 – The Directorate General of CAMCONTROL of Cambodia’s Ministry of Commerce in collaboration with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) organises a three-day (Oct. 18-20) Workshop on Competition Agency Design in Siem Reap city, Siem Reap province, Cambodia, the Kingdom of Wonder, with the participation of relevant representatives [...]

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DPM Yim Chhay Ly Receives Nepalese Senior Official

AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2017— Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Yim Chhay Ly (R, Pic. 1), Chairman of the Council for Agricultural and Rural Development, receives here this morning visiting H.E. Prabhu Budhathoki, Member of the National Planning Commission of Nepal. Photo: Khem Sovannara

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PM Calls for Attention of Weather Conditions during Water Festival

AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2017 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has appealed to all his compatriots to be careful with weather conditions during the coming Water Festival.

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Over 10,000 Cambodians Killed by Cancer a Year

AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2017 – Cancer, one of the century’s fierce murderers, has killed over 10,000 Cambodians annually, according to Cancer Department of best known Phnom Penh-based Calmette Hospital.

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CE SAIN To Launch New Scholarship and Research Grant for Cambodian Intellectuals

AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2017 — The Centre of Excellence on Sustainable Agricultural Intensification and Nutrition (CE SAIN) is scheduled to launch today the “New Scholarship and Research Grant” for Cambodian intellectuals.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2017 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, October 18.

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PM Hun Sen Lauds Cambodia-Singapore Relationship

AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2017 – Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has expressed his appreciation for the cooperation and relations between Cambodia and Singapore.

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Preah Sihanouk Governor Presides Over a Recapitulative Meeting on Road Traffic Safety

AKP Preah Sihanouk, October 17, 2017— Preah Sihanouk Provincial Governor H.E. Yun Min (Pic. 1) presides over in Preah Sihanoukville this morning a Recapitulative Meeting on the Implementation of the Road Traffic Safety for the First Semester and Set Forth New Objective for the Second Semester of 2017. Photo: Ngou Somony

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Cambodia Hosts Preparatory Meeting for 11th WTO Ministerial Conference

AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2017 – The Asia Pacific and Caribbean Regional Meeting on the preparation for the forthcoming 11th World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ministerial Conference kicked off this morning in Siem Reap province, home to the famous Angkor temples.

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Cambodian PM Receives Executive Director of ADPC

AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2017 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, received here this morning at the Peace Palace visiting Executive Director of the Asian Disaster Preparedness Centre (ADPC) Mr. Krasae Chanawongse.

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PM Hun Sen Receives Foreign Minister of Singapore

AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2017— Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R, Pic. 1) shakes hands with visiting H.E. Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of

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