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Cambodian Embassy Provides Intervention for Cambodian Trainees in Japan

AKP Phnom Penh, February 12, 2016 – With the instruction from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, the Royal Embassy of Cambodia in Japan visited and provided intervention for Cambodian trainees at three different factories.

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GDT Director General Chairs Monthly Meeting on Tax Collection

AKP Phnom Penh, February 12, 2016 – Director General of the General Department of Taxation (GDT) H.E. Kong Vibol (L, pic.1) presides over here this morning a monthly meeting on tax collection in January. Photo: Sin Sareth

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Cambodia To Host Handicrafts and Souvenirs Trade Fair in April

AKP Phnom Penh, February 12, 2016 – The Ministry of Commerce and its partners will host a Handicrafts and Souvenirs Trade Fair in Siem Reap cultural province in April this year, according to the ministry’s press release.

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Ministry of Tourism to Spend US$500,000 for River Festival

AKP Phnom Penh, February 11, 2016 — Cambodian Ministry of Tourism is planning to spend some US$500,000 to organize the second River Festival in March in Kampong Cham province, H.E. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism told local media on Feb. 9.

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Senior Minister Im Chhun Lim Meets Teachers and Students in Mondulkiri Province

AKP Mondulkiri, February 12, 2016 – Senior Minister and Minister of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction H.E. Im Chhun Lim (pic.1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over a get-together with teachers, students and their parents in Keo Seima district, on Feb. 11. Photo: Mondulkiri Provincial Department of Information

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Information Minister Chairs 9th Meeting of A2I Law Drafting Commission

AKP Phnom Penh, February 12, 2016 – Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (pic.1) chairs here this morning the 9th meeting of the Access to Information (A2I) Law Drafting Commission. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith’s Financial Contribution to UYFC’s Love Foundation

AKP Phnom Penh, February 12, 2016 – Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (L, pic.1) and his colleagues contribute financially of the Love Foundation of the Union of Youth Federations of Cambodia (UYFC), at the ministry this morning. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Visits a Hospitalized Official

AKP Phnom Penh, February 12, 2016 – Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (L, pic.1) this morning visits and gives a financial donation to Mr. Mov Sok Map, Deputy Director of Training at the Ministry of Information, who has been hospitalized recently. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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NA President Samdech Heng Samrin Receives EU Ambassador to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, February 12, 2016 – Cambodia’s National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (R, pic.1) receives here this morning H.E. George Edgar, newly appointed European Union (EU) Ambassador to Cambodia. Photo: Khem Sovannara

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H.E. Chhour Chandoeun Presides Over a Religious Ceremony

AKP Kampong Chhnang, February 12, 2016 – Kampong Chhnang Provincial Governor H.E. Chhour Chandoeun (L, pic.1) lights a candle while he was presiding over a religious ceremony to broke ground for a port construction and the inauguration ceremony of two ports in Kampong Chhnang province, on Feb. 11. Photo: Bai Sithon

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Progress Noted in Cambodian Women and Children

AKP Phnom Penh, February 12, 2016 – Progress has been noted in Cambodian women and children, specifically in the fields of health, education and welfare.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, February 12, 2016 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, February 12.

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H.E. Sun Chanthol Holds a Get-together with Officials of Banteay Meanchey Provincial Department of Commerce

AKP Banteay Meanchey, February 11, 2016 – Senior Minister and Minister of Commerce H.E. Sun Chanthol (pic.1) addresses the participants at a get-together with officials of the Department of Commerce, CamControl and Chamber of Commerce of Banteay Meanchey province, this morning. Photo: Chhun Sarath

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Cambodian PM: No Country Successful in Reducing Rich-Poor Gap

AKP Phnom Penh, February 11, 2016 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, said this morning that no country in the world is successful in minimising the gap between the rich and the poor.

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Border Research Group: Thmar Bei Dom Is in Cambodia’s Territory

AKP Phnom Penh, February 11, 2016 – Head of the Border Research Group of the Royal Academy of Cambodia Dr. Sok Touch has affirmed that Thmar Bei Dom (Three Rocks) area is in Cambodia’s territory.

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PM Inaugurates University of Heng Samrin Thbong Khmum

AKP Thbong Khmum, February 11, 2016 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (pic.1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over the inauguration ceremony of a school building and the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of other infrastructure of the newly-constructed University of Heng Samrin Thbong Khmum, in Thbong [...]

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Cambodia, UNICEF Reach Country Program Action Plan 2016-2018

AKP Phnom Penh, February 11, 2016 – Cambodia and UNICEF officially signed here yesterday the Country Program Action Plan 2016-2018 worth in total US$65 million.

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Cambodian Permanent DPM Receives U.S. Ambassador

AKP Phnom Penh, February 11, 2016 – U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. William A. Heidt paid a courtesy call on Cambodian Permanent Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Keat Chhon, at the Peace Palace, in Phnom Penh, yesterday.

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Cambodian PM Explains Work Efficiency by Social Media

AKP Phnom Penh, February 11, 2016 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has once again reacted against some analysts calling him a Facebook prime minister.

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PM Inaugurates Newly-built University in Thbong Khmum Province

AKP Phnom Penh, February 11, 2016 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, presided over this morning the inauguration ceremony of the University of Heng Samrin Thbong Khmum, a newly-constructed higher education center in Thbong Khmum province.

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