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PM Hun Sen Receives Supreme Commander of Thailand

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (L, pic.1) shakes hands with visiting H.E. Gen. Tanasak Patimapragorn, Supreme Commander and Deputy Chief of the National Council for Peace and Order of Thailand, prior

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ASEAN Media Delegation Meets Chinese Foreign Affairs Senior Officers

AKP Beijing, September 01, 2014 – Heads or Deputy Heads of main news websites and news agencies from ASEAN countries, including the Agence Kampuchea Presse (AKP) of Cambodia, hold a meeting with senior officers of the Department of Asian Affairs’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs of

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Cambodian PM Declares to Continue Education Reform

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, urged here this morning the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports to continue implementing the education reform.

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Siem Reap Authorities Hold Plane Crash Drill

AKP Siem Reap, September 01, 2014 – Siem Reap provincial authorities conducts this morning a large-scale plane crash drill in the compound of Siem Reap International Airport with the participation of nearly 500 people from concerned institutions. Photo: Hang Seak  

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Cambodian Defense Minister Receives Supreme Commander of Thailand

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Defense H.E. Gen. Tea Banh (L, pic.1) holds talks with visiting H.E. Gen. Tanasak Patimapragorn, Supreme Commander and Deputy Chief of the National Council for Peace and Order of Thailand, on Sept. 1 in Phnom Penh. Photo: Sin Sareth  

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H.E. Hun Maneth Presides Over a Graduation Ceremony in Preah Sihanouk Province

AKP Preah Sihanouk, September 01, 2014 – H.E. Hun Maneth (L, pic.1), Head of Samdech Techo Hun Sen and Samdech Bun Rany Hun Sen scholarships, hands over a certificate to a graduate as a symbol while he was presiding over on Aug. 31 the graduation ceremony for 886 students of the

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Cambodia’s Early Childhood Care and Development National Policy and National Action Plan Launched

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – The Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) National Policy and ECCD 2014-2018 National Action Plan were launched here this morning at the National Institute for Education under the presidency of Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister and Honorary Chair of the National Committee for [...]

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ECCC: His Majesty the King Appoints New International Judge

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, has appointed Ms. Claudia Fenz from Austria as a new international judge to serve in the Trial Chamber of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC).

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Information Minister Receives an ABC Delegation

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – Cambodia’s Information Minister H.E. Khieu Kanharith (L, pic.1) shakes hands with visiting Ms. Annmaree O’Keeffe (R, pic.1) of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), prior to their meeting here this morning at the ministry. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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Information Minister Awards Recognition Certificate to Winning Team of Cambodia Digista Teens

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – Cambodia’s Information Minister H.E. Khieu Kanharith (C, pic.1) hands over a recognition certificate to the winning team of Cambodia Digista Teens, on Sept. 1 in Phnom Penh. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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PM Hun Sen Presides Over the Launching Ceremony of Early Childhood Care and Development National Policy and National Action Plan

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen presides over here this morning at the National Institute for Education the Launching Ceremony of Early Childhood Care and Development National Policy and Early Childhood Care and Development 2014-2018 National Action Plan. Photo: Chim Nary

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AKP Attends China-ASEAN Workshop on News Website Development and Cooperation in Beijing

AKP Beijing, September 01, 2014 – Mr. Keo Chandara (4th, L, pic.1), Deputy Director General of the Agence Kampuchea Presse (AKP), attends here (Beijing) this morning the first ever China-ASEAN Workshop on News Website Development and Cooperation organized by the Information Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China with [...]

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Cambodian PM To Preside Over a Regional Conference on Anti-Corruption

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen will preside over the 8th Regional Anti-Corruption Conference for Asia and the Pacific to be held early this month, according to a press release of the Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) of Cambodia.

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NCAC Urges for More Anti-Corruption Efforts

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – The National Council for Anti-Corruption (NCAC) appreciated the achievements of the Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) in addressing recent key cases, and encouraged the ACU to further strengthen its efforts.

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Cambodia Rice Bank Opens

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – Rice bank conducted its operation in 2014 and 2015 with a share stock of 70,000 tons to 100,000 tons of rice, said Mr. Phou Puy, Chairman of the Board of Directors and General Director of Cambodia Rice Bank Plc.

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MoSAVY Introduces Its Strategic Objectives 2014-2018

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 – Ministry of Social Affairs, Veterans and Youth Rehabilitation late last week officially announced its strategic objectives from 2014 to 2018 here in Phnom Penh.

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BNI After One Year in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2014 — Business Network International (BNI) late last week observed it one-year presence in Cambodia at Intercontinental Hotel here in Phnom Penh Capital.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, 01 September, 2014 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on 01 September.

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Only 25.72 Percent of High School Students Get Their Baccalaureate

AKP Phnom Penh, August 29, 2014 – In the 2013-2014 school year, only 25.72 percent of high school students passed their examinations, according to a press release of the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports made public today.

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Senate Elects New Member of the National Council for Anti-Corruption

AKP Phnom Penh, August 29, 2014 – H.E. Ly Narun was elected this morning to represent the Senate in the National Council for Anti-Corruption, in replacement of H.E. Prak Sok, who has passed away.

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