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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Meets His Malaysian Counterpart

AKP Phnom Penh, January 26, 2015 – Cambodia’s Information Minister H.E. Khieu Kanharith (pic.1) holds a bilateral meeting with visiting H.E. Dato’ Sri Ahmad Shabery Cheek (pic.2), Minister of Communications and Multimedia of Malaysia, this morning at the ministry, as part of the latter’s three-day (Jan. 25-27) official visit to Cambodia. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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DPM Sok An: Decision to Establish ICC-Preah Vihear Is Success Gained from Tightest Struggling

AKP Phnom Penh, January 26, 2015 – Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Sok An, Minister in charge of the Office of the Council of Ministers, said the process in setting up the International Coordinating Committee for the Safeguarding and Development of the Historic Site of Preah Vihear (ICC-Preah Vihear) was in a condition of hard objection [...]

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, January 26, 2015 –   The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, January 26.

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PM Hun Sen Meets 85 Cambodians in Switzerland

AKP Davos-Klosters, January 25, 2015 – Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen and his spouse Samdech Kittiprittbandit Bun Rany Hun Sen hold a get-together with 85 Cambodian citizens living in Switzerland, on Jan. 24 in Davos-Klosters on the sidelines of the 45th Annual Meeting of World Economic Forum. Photo: TVK Special Envoy

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H.E. Hun Maneth Presides Over Inauguration of School Buildings in Banteay Meanchey Province

AKP Banteay Meanchey, January 25, 2015 – H.E. Hun Maneth (pic.1), Representative of Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen and his spouse Samdech Kittiprittbandit Bun Rany Hun Sen, cuts red ribbon to inaugurate two school buildings, a sewing training building and a library in Banteay Chmar High School located in Puok district, Banteay Meanchey province, [...]

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Cambodian PM: Regional Integration Is Historical Opportunity for Cambodia’s Progress

AKP Phnom Penh, January 24, 2015 — Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen reaffirmed the benefits of integration to ASEAN for Cambodia, reported the National Television of Cambodia (TVK).

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Cambodian PM: Commitment and Will Are Key for Food Security Issue

AKP Phnom Penh, January 24, 2015 — The important key to ensure the world food security is our determination and will, said Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting 2015 held yesterday in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, according to the National Television of Cambodia (TVK).

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UN Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Cambodia Concludes His 6-Year Term

AKP Phnom Penh, January 24, 2015 – Mr. Surya P. Subedi, UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodiaុំ has made some positive comments on the situation of human rights in the country.

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PM Hun Sen Participates in the 45th WEF Annual Meeting in Switzerland

AKP Davos-Klosters, January 24, 2015 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (pic.1) participates in the 45th World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting 2015, on Jan. 23 in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland. Photo: TVK Special Envoy

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Acanthosaura cardamomensis Wood, a New Species Found in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, January 24, 2015 — The Cambodian Ministry of Environment said Acanthosaura cardamomensis Wood is the new species found in the Kravanh Mountains (Cardamom mountains) located in southwest Cambodia.

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Information Minister Meets French Journalist François Gerles

AKP Phnom Penh, January 24, 2015 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (2nd, R) holds talks this morning at the ministry with Mr. François Gerles (2nd, L), a French journalist. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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Cambodia Deports Nearly 1,300 Undocumented Foreigners

AKP Phnom Penh, January 24, 2015 — Last year, nearly 1,300 foreigners who have entered illegally in Cambodia have been repatriated, according to a senior officer.

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Cambodia’s 30 Villages Selected for New Village Movement Pilot Project

AKP Phnom Penh, January 23, 2015 – Thirty (30) villages of the provinces of Takeo, Kampong Speu and Tbaung Khmum have been selected to implement a pilot project of rural community development based on the New Village Movement of South Korea, under the cooperation between the Ministry of Rural Development and Korea International Cooperation Agency [...]

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Singapore Hands Over Green Building to Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction

AKP Phnom Penh, January 23, 2015 – The Government of Singapore handed over on Jan. 22 the Green Building to the Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction.

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Education Ministry, KOICA Improve Technical Education for Upper Secondary Level in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, January 23, 2015 – The Cambodian Ministry of Education, Youth, and Sports (MoEYS) and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) have agreed to work together to improve technical education for the upper secondary level in Cambodia.

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Cambodia To Amend Some Laws to Attract More Foreign Investors

AKP Phnom Penh, January 23, 2015 – Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen said Cambodia will amend some key laws in order to strengthen its competitiveness and attract more foreign investments, according to the National Television of Cambodia (TVK).

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Cambodia’s Labor Ministry To Have Online Information and Services for Workers

AKP Phnom Penh, January 23, 2015 — The Cambodian Ministry of Labor and Vocational Training would collaborate with Supreme Telecommunication Media Group (Cambodia) Co., Ltd. (CTMG) to upload online information, services, and other benefits in the homepage for the workers in home and abroad.

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Cambodia Hosts Investment Forum in Switzerland

AKP Phnom Penh, January 23, 2015 – Cambodia’s Ministry of Commerce in cooperation with the International Chamber of Commerce of Switzerland hosted yesterday an Investment Forum under the theme of “New Era of Opportunity, Growth, Changes, and ASEAN Integration.”

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PM Hun Sen Presides Over the Opening of Investment Forum in Switzerland

AKP Switzerland, January 23, 2015 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen told the participants of investment opportunities in Cambodia while he was presiding over the opening ceremony of an Investment Forum under the theme of “New Era of Opportunity, Growth, Changes, and ASEAN Integration” held on Jan. 22 prior [...]

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Cambodian Acting Prime Minister Receives UN Special Rapporteur

AKP Phnom Penh, January 23, 2015 – Cambodia’s Acting Prime Minister H.E. Sar Kheng (R) holds talks here on Jan. 21 with visiting UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia, Mr. Surya P. Subedi. Photo: Sin Sareth

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