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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, July 31, 2015 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, July 31.

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Kampong Speu and Kampong Chhnang Provinces Selected for Integrated Agricultural and Rural Development Program

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – The Ministry of Rural Development, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery, Republic of Korea’s Economic Development and Cooperation Fund (EDCF) met here on July 29 to discuss the Concept Paper on Integrated Agricultural and Rural Development Program.

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Dengue Fever: 1,443 Reported Cases in First Semester

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – During the first six months of 2015, some 1,443 dengue fever cases have been recorded in Cambodia, up from 1,245 cases during the same period last year, according to a report of the National Dengue Control Program (NDCP).

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Cambodia Holds a Workshop on Religious Harmonization

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – National Assembly (NA) President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin presided over here this morning the opening ceremony of a Workshop on “Religious Harmonization in Cambodia.”

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OPINION: UN Rights Office Comments Grossly Misplaced

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – Laws and rules are extremely necessary in a society. This is because laws and rules define what is right and what is wrong. These rules and laws protect and also endorse the rights of individuals. Utter chaos would prevail if no rules or laws were enacted.

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Senior Minister Im Chhun Lim Presides Over a Meeting on ELCs in Siem Reap

AKP Siem Reap, July 30, 2015 – Senior Minister and Minister of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction H.E. Im Chhun Lim (C, pic.1) presides over a meeting with local authorities, expert officials and private sector from seven provinces on economic land concessions (ELCs), in Siem Reap provincial city on July 29. Photo: Hang Seak

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, July 30.

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Information Minister Presides Over the Closing of Workshop on OTT Use

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (pic,1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over the closing ceremony of a Workshop on OTT (Over The Top Platform) Use, jointly organized by the Ministry of Information and SuperNet in Phnom Penh on July 30. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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DPM Men Sam An Presides Over the Opening of Workshop on OTT Use

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Assembly-Senate Relations and Inspection H.E. Ms. Men Sam An (pic.1) presides over here this morning the opening ceremony of a Workshop on OTT (Over The Top Platform) Use, jointly organized by the Ministry of Information and SuperNet. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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NA President Presides Over a Workshop on “Religious Harmonization in Cambodia”

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – Cambodia’s National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (pic.1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over here this morning a Workshop on “Religious Harmonization in Cambodia”. Photo: Khem Sovannara

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DPM Men Sam An Presides Over the Opening of National Workshop on Alliance between Army and Police Units and Civil Institutions

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Assembly-Senate Relations and Inspection H.E. Ms. Men Sam An (pic.1) addresses the participants while she was presiding over the opening ceremony of a national workshop to reflect achievement deriving from the enhanced tie between the national armed and police forces [...]

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Samdech Sar Kheng Presides Over a Signing Ceremony on Cooperation Agreement to Launch “Interior” TV and Radio Station

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng (C, pic.1) presides over here on July 29 the signing ceremony on the Cooperation Agreement to launch the “Interior” TV and radio station between the Cambodian Ministry of Interior and China Fujian Zhongya Culture Media Co., [...]

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Tree Planting Campaign in Tbaung Khmum and Siem Reap

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – Taking advantage of the happening rains, over 250 people in the then disaster-prone dry land communities of Tbaung Khmum and Siem Reap provinces are running tree planting campaigns – from July 29 to 30 – to further build their climate resilience.

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Ministry of Interior Expecting its Own TV and Radio Station

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – Ministry of Interior entered an agreement with a Chinese company to run ‘interior’ television and radio station with the coverage not only across Cambodia, but also some countries in Asia.

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Forum to Reflect Mutual Support of the Frontline and Central Units

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – Cambodia has organized a workshop to enhance the tie between the national armed and police forces and civil institutions.

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Cambodia-China Takhmao Bridge To Open Officially

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – Cambodia will officially open the newly constructed Cambodia-China Takhmao Bridge for public use on August 3.

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Cambodian Government Reacts Against OHCHR’s Spokesperson

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – The Press and Quick Reaction Unit of the Office of the Council of Ministers has made a clarification to the comments made by the Spokesperson of the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) Ms. Ravina Shamsadani

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ILO Welcomes Draft Trade Union Law

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – The International Labour Organization (ILO) has expressed appreciation for the draft Trade Union Law, which is in accordance with the ILO Conventions No. 87 and 98.

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NA Hosts Workshop on Religious Harmonization in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2015 – The National Assembly (NA) of Cambodia will organize a Workshop on Religious Harmonization in Cambodia on July 30 at the NA Palace, Phnom Penh.

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Cambodian PM Rejects Opposition Lawmakers’ Suggestion on Border Issues

AKP Phnom Penh, July 29, 2015 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has recently rejected the suggestion of a group of lawmakers of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) over the border issues with Vietnam, according to local media reports.

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