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Ministry of Environment Reviews 15 Development Projects

AKP Phnom Penh, June 27, 2017 – Cambodia’s senior officials and experts gathered here yesterday in a meeting hosted by the Ministry of Environment to review the progress in implementation of 15 development projects in sustainable use area of natural protected areas in the country.

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Preah Sihanouk Province Marks International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

AKP Preah Sihanouk, June 27, 2017 – Preah Sihanouk provincial authorities celebrates in Sihanoukville this morning the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking (June 26) under the presidency of Gen.

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Cambodia Holds First International Agriculture Products and Expository Conference

AKP Phnom Penh, June 27, 2017 – The first ever International Agriculture Products and Expository conference kicked off officially here on June 25 aiming at showcasing the investment potential of Cambodian agriculture sector over production, processing, and export to local and foreign traders and investors.

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DPM Sar Kheng Presides over Appointment Ceremony of New Governor of Thbong Khmum Province

AKP Thbong Khmum, June 27, 2017 – Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng (L, pic. 1) hands over the Appointment Letter to newly appointed Governor of Thbong Khmum province H.E. Ly Leng, at a ceremony held in the provincial city this afternoon. Photo: Khem Sovannara

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Cambodia Sends Military Police Officers for UN Peacekeeping Mission in South Soudan

AKP Phnom Penh, June 27, 2017 – A contingent of 73 military police officers departs here on June 26 night for South Sudan to replace their counterparts who will end their UN peacekeeping million later this month.

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Cambodia To Hold CTM 2017 in November

AKP Phnom Penh, June 27, 2017 – Ministry of Tourism and partners will host the Cambodia Travel Mart (CTM) 2017 in November this year.

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Oddar Meanchey Province Marks National & World Environment Day

AKP Oddar Meanchey, June 27, 2017 – Oddar Meanchey Provincial Governor H.E. Sar Thavy (pic.1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over this morning the celebration of the National and World Environment Day (June 5). Photo: Tith Sror

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Cambodia Organises a Training on Protected Area Zonation

AKP Phnom Penh, June 27, 2017 – The Ministry of Environment in cooperation with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) organised a three-day training on the “Use of Decision Supporting System for Protected Areas Zonation”.

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New Kampong Cham Governor Takes Office

AKP Kampong Cham, June 27, 2017 – Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng (L, pic. 1) hands over an Appointment Letter to the newly appointed Governor of Kampong Cham province H.E. Kuoch Chamroeun, at a ceremony held in the provincial city this morning. Photo: Chhay Muth & Khem Sovannara

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, June 27, 2017 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, 27 June.

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Cambodian NA President Concludes Official Visits in Laos and Vietnam

AKP Phnom Penh, June 26, 2017 – High level delegation of Cambodian National Assembly (NA) led by its President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, and his spouse returned home this morning after concluding successfully their official and friendly visits in Laos and Vietnam from June 21-26, 2017.

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Cambodian PM Reacts Against Some Social Media Users

AKP Phnom Penh, June 26, 2017 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen reacted here this morning against some users of social media, mainly Facebook. Addressing at a graduation ceremony of the Royal School of Administration, Samdech Techo Hun Sen said some social media users’ acts are unacceptable.

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Cambodian PM Re-affirms His Party’s Victory in the Commune/Sangkat Council Election

AKP Phnom Penh, June 26, 2017 – Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen re-affirmed his ruling Cambodian People’s Party’s victory in the June 4 Commune/Sangkat Council Election, after the National Election Committee released the election’s official result yesterday.

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Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam Fronts Ink Agreement at Third Conference

AKP Phnom Penh, June 26, 2017 – The Presidents of the front organisations of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam signed a tri-lateral cooperation programme for the period 2017-2020 at their third conference held in Hanoi, Vietnam on June 25, reported Vietnam News Agency (VNA).

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Cambodian NA President Received by CPV Head

AKP Phnom Penh, June 26, 2017 – Cambodia’s National Assembly (NA) President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin paid a courtesy call on General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) H.E. Nguyen Phu Trong in Hanoi on June 25, as part of his four-day (June 23-26) official and friendly visit in Vietnam.

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Social Affairs Minister Presides over Relief Distribution Ceremony in Oddar Meanchey Province

AKP Oddar Meanchey, June 26, 2017 – H.E. Vorng Saut (pic. 1), Minister of Social Affairs, Veterans and Youth Rehabilitation, addresses the participants while he was presiding over a relief distribution ceremony in Banteay Ampil district, Oddar Meanchey province, this morning. Photo: Tith Sror  

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Sihanoukville and Wuxi City Inaugurate a Direct Flight between the Two Cities

AKP Preah Sihanouk, June 26, 2017 – H.E. Yun Min (Front Left, pic. 1), Governor of Preah Sihanouk province of the Kingdom of Cambodia and H.E. Wu Fengfeng, Vice President of the Chinese People’s Congress of Wuxi city,

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NA President and Spouse Return Home

AKP Phnom Penh, June 26, 2017 – Cambodia’s National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (pic. 1) and spouse together with his accompanied members arrive at Phnom Penh

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Cambodia Marks International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

AKP Phnom Penh, June 26, 2017 – Law enforcement officers of the National Authority for Combating Drugs of Cambodia (NACD) (pic. 1) destroy some 126 kg of seized-illicit drugs in Phnom Penh this morning to mark the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking (June 26) under the presidency of NACD Chairman H.E. Gen. [...]

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Inspects Construction Site of National Radio Station FM 96MHz

AKP Phnom Penh, June 26, 2017 – H.E. Khieu Kanharith (C, pic. 1), Minister of Information, accompanied by his colleagues inspects the construction site of National Radio Station FM 96MHz inside the compound of the ministry in Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Hun Yuthkun  

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