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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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H.E. Suon Bovor Attends a Tree Planting Ceremony

AKP Banteay Meanchey, July 25, 2017— H.E. Suon Bovor (Pic. 1), Governor of Banteay Meanchey province, plants a sapling while he was attending a ceremony to plant over 6,000 saplings of different species held at a local pagoda in Preah Netr Preah district, Banteay Meanchey province this morning to mark the annual Arbour Day (July 9). [...]

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Senior Minister Sun Chanthol Presides over the Inauguration of Vehicle Inspection Centre

AKP Phnom Penh, July 25, 2017— Senior Minister and Minister of Public Works and Transports H.E. Sun Chanthol (Pic. 1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over the inauguration ceremony of a Vehicle

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Information Minister Holds Meeting with Senior Officials

AKP Phnom Penh, July 25, 2017 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (Pic. 1) holds here this morning a meeting with relevant senior officials over the handover of equipment for national TV station in Siem Reap province. Photo: Hun Yuthkun  

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Cambodian Information Minister Receives a Group of Students and Teachers from the Netherlands’ Eckart College

AKP Phnom Penh, July 25, 2017 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (Pic. 1) receives here this morning a group of voluntary students and teachers from Eckart College of the Netherlands led by its Director Ms. Susan Achatz, who can to learn about the information sector in Cambodia. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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H.E. Yun Min Presides over a Performance Review Meeting

AKP Preah Sihanouk, July 25, 2017 – Preah Sihanouk Provincial Governor H.E. Yun Min (Pic. 1) speaks to officials of the Provincial Department of Land Management, Urban Planning, Construction and Cadastre during a meeting to review the work of the department’s One Window Service Office. Photo: Ngou Somony  

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Cambodian Authorities Take Action Against Dissemination of Negative Information on Social Media

AKP Phnom Penh, July 25, 2017 – Cambodia’s General Commissariat of National Police (GCNP) has set forth measures against the dissemination of negative information through social media, especially Facebook.

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H.E. Ouk Rabun Presides Over the Appointment Ceremony of Siem Reap Provincial Director of Rural Development Department

AKP Siem Reap, July 25, 2017— H.E. Ouk Rabun (L, Pic. 1), Minister of Rural Development, hands over a stamp to the newly-appointed Director of Siem Reap Provincial Rural Development Department during the Appointment Ceremony held in Siem Reap city on July 24. Photo: Hang Seak

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Workshop on Islamic Microfinance Held in Phnom Penh

AKP Phnom Penh, July 25, 2017 – A Workshop on Financial Inclusion: Case Study of Islamic Microfinance kicked off here yesterday aiming at providing better perspectives and insights on prospects within Islamic financial industry in steering the ecosystem towards achieving better financial sector.

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12th Cambodia Import-Export and One Province One Product Exhibition To Be Held in December

AKP Phnom Penh, July 25, 2017 – Cambodia will hold the 12th Cambodia Import-Export and One Province One Product Exhibition later this year, according to a recent announcement of the Ministry of Commerce.

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New Online Vehicle Registration Proved Successful

AKP Phnom Penh, July 25, 2017 – Thanks to the new online registration system, some 17,000 special number plates of vehicles have been serviced, generating 14,000 million Riel (roughly US$3.5 million) as national income.

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8th “Nodojiman” Japanese Song Contest Concluded

AKP Phnom Penh, July 25, 2017 – The 8th “Nodojiman” Japanese Song Contest for Japanese language learners in Cambodia organised by the Embassy of Japan in Phnom Penh, in collaboration with the Cambodia-Japan Cooperation Centre (CJCC) was concluded last Sunday with 8 winners.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, July 25, 2017 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, July 25.

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NBC Affirms Strong Cambodia’s Economic Growth in First Semester

AKP Phnom Penh, July 24, 2017 – Cambodia’s economy remarkably rose during the first six months of 2017, underlined H.E. Chea Chanto, Governor of the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC), during a recent recapitulative meeting of the bank.

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