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Gov’t To Sue Sam Rainsy Party’s Senator

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2016 — The Royal Government of Cambodia has announced to take legal action against H.E. Ms. Thak Lany, a Senator from the Sam Rainsy Party, for accusing Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen of being behind Dr. Kem Ley’s assassination

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Cambodia Suggests the Promotion of Existing Cooperation with Israel

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2016 — Cambodian Senior Minister H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, received here on Thursday Israeli Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Simon Roded.

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Information Minister Meets Head of CICR Organisation

AKP Phnom Penh, July 30, 2016 – Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (R, pic. 1) holds talks here this morning with visiting Mr. Nagase Kazuya, Head of Japan’s Caring For Indochinese Refugees Organisation (CICR), who donated five tons of milled rice to H.E. Minister to distribute to blind and deaf-mute children in Kampong Cham [...]

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Making Vulnerable Schools Safe for Quality Education

AKP Stung Treng, July 26, 2016 – Preventing the unnecessary loss of young lives and disrupted schooling as a result of both natural and man-made disasters is the focus of a new initiative launched on July 28 in Stung Treng province under the chairmanship of Secretary of State for Education, Youth and Sports H.E. Im [...]

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Cambodia Defeats Singapore 2-1 in International Friendship Match

AKP Phnom Penh, July 29, 2016 – Cambodian national soccer team has beaten their Singaporean counterpart 2-1 in the international friendship match “CLEAR International” held at the National Olympic Stadium, Phnom Penh, yesterday evening.

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Agriculture Minister Receives Israeli Ambassador to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, July 29, 2016 – H.E. Veng Sakhon, Senior Minister and Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, received here on July 28 the Bangkok-based Ambassador of Israel to Cambodia H.E. Simon Roded.

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Lok Chumteav Tep Rainsy Khieu Kanharith Visits and Distributes Fortified Rice to Patients of National Pediatric Hospital

AKP Phnom Penh, July 29, 2016 – A delegation of the Ministry of Information’s Women Association for Peace and Development led by its Honorary President Lok Chumteav Tep Rainsy Khieu Kanharith (L, pic. 1) distributes fortified rice to patients in the National Pediatric Hospital, in Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Ministry of Information  

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Foreign Minister Reconfirms Cambodia’s Stance over South China Sea Issue

AKP Phnom Penh, July 29, 2016– Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn held here this morning a press conference to reconfirm Cambodia’s stance not to take sides in the South China Sea dispute.

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Cambodian Commerce Minister Receives Deputy Assistant U.S. Trade Representative

AKP Phnom Penh, July 29, 2016 – Cambodian Minister of Commerce H.E. Pan Sorasak held talks here yesterday with a visiting U.S. Trade delegation led by Mr. Erland Herfindahl, Deputy Assistant U.S. Trade Representative in charge of Generalised System of Preferences (GSP).

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Cambodian NA President Returns Home from China’s Visit

AKP Phnom Penh, July 29, 2016 – Cambodia’s National Assembly (NA) President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin arrived home this morning after paying a five-day official and friendly visit (July 25-29) to the People’s Republic of China.

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DPM Men Sam An Departs for “Four Countries – One Destination” Forum in Myanmar

AKP Phnom Penh, July 29, 2016 – A Cambodian delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Assembly-Senate Relations and Inspection H.E. Ms. Men Sam An leaves here this morning for the “Four Countries –One Destination” Forum to be held in Yangon, Myanmar fromJuly 30 to Aug. 1. Photo: Sin Sareth  

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Information Minister Holds a Get-together with Commune Councillors in Koh Sotin District

AKP Kampong Cham, July 29, 2016 – Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (R, pic. 1) speaks to commune and district councilors as well as civil servants of Koh Sotin district, Kampong Cham province, at a get-together this morning. Photo: Hun Yuthkun  

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Foreign Minister Reconfirms Cambodia’s Stance over South China Sea Issue

AKP Phnom Penh, July 29, 2016– Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn held here this morning a press conference to reconfirm Cambodia’s stance not to take sides in the South China Sea dispute.

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Cambodian Commerce Minister Receives Deputy Assistant U.S. Trade Representative

AKP Phnom Penh, July 29, 2016 – Cambodian Minister of Commerce H.E. Pan Sorasak held talks here yesterday with a visiting U.S. Trade delegation led by Mr. Erland Herfindahl, Deputy Assistant U.S. Trade Representative in charge of Generalised System of Preferences (GSP).

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Cambodian NA President Returns Home from China’s Visit

AKP Phnom Penh, July 29, 2016 – Cambodia’s National Assembly (NA) President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin arrived home this morning after paying a five-day official and friendly visit (July 25-29) to the People’s Republic of China.

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Information Minister Presides Over Groundbreaking Ceremony for School Building Construction

AKP Kampong Cham, July 29, 2016 – Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (pic. 1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over the groundbreaking ceremony to construct a school building in Pongro Lower Secondary School located in Pongro commune, Koh Sotin district, Kampong Cham province this morning. Photo: Hun Yuthkun  

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Cambodian Foreign Minister Receives Ambassador of Israel to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, July 29, 2016 – Cambodia’s Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn (R, pic. 1) greets the Bangkok-based Ambassador of Israel to Cambodia H.E. Simon Roded, prior to their meeting at the ministry office, Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Khem Sovannara

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Cambodia Reconfirms Stance over South China Sea Issue

AKP Phnom Penh, July 29, 2016 – Cambodia’s Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn (pic. 1) holds here this morning an urgent press conference to reconfirm Cambodia’s stance over the South China Sea issue and to respond to the accusation against Cambodia of obstructing the ASEAN joint statement [...]

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NA President Returns Home from China’s Visit

AKP Phnom Penh, July 29, 2016 – The high level delegation of Cambodian National Assembly led by its President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin arrives home this morning after concluding a five-day official and friendly visit in the People’s Republic of China.

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AKP Reporters Visits Thairath Newspaper Head Office

AKP Bangkok, July 29, 2016 – Reporters of the Agence Kampuchea Presses (AKP) (1st and 2nd R, pic. 1) of Cambodia’s Ministry of Information interview a senior representative of Thairath Newspaper, a local leading newspaper in Thailand, during a visit to the newspaper head office in Bangkok on July 28 afternoon. Photo: Srey Saman

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