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Cambodia Highlights Tourism Potential to Journalists from 20 Countries

AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2017 – Minister of Tourism H.E. Thong Khon highlighted Cambodia’s tourism potential to hundreds of journalists from more than 20 countries while attending a dinner reception of the Chinese Language Press Institute 50th Annual Conference held here on Nov 22, 2017.

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Cambodian Delegation Attends International Conference on Ozone Layer Protection in Canada

AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2017 – A Cambodian delegation attended the joint 11th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Vienna Convention and the 29th Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol, in Montreal, Canada from Nov 20-24, 2017.

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Cambodian Commerce Minister Meets Acting Director of WTO Accessions Division

AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2017 – Cambodia’s Minister of Commerce H.E. Pan Sorasak held talks with Acting Director of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) Accessions Division Ms. Maika Oshikawa in Geneva, Switzerland on Nov. 22.

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Six Young Government Officials To Visit Japan Next Week

AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2017 – Six Cambodian young government officials, who are working at ministries or organisations related to infrastructure policies, are going to visit Japan from Nov. 27 to Dec. 5, 2017 at the invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan under the Japan-East Asia Network of Exchange for Students and Youth [...]

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Indian Naval Ship INS KADMATT (P-29) Docks at Sihanoukville Autonomous Port

AKP Preah Sihanouk, November 24, 2017— Indian Naval Ship INS KADMATT (P-29) (Pic. 1) calls at Sihanoukville Autonomous Port this morning for a four-day (Nov. 24-27) visit in the Kingdom of Cambodia. Photo: Ngou Somony  

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Standing Committee of the NA Holds a Meeting

AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2017— The Standing Committee of the National Assembly of the Kingdom of Cambodia holds a meeting here this morning under the Presidency of its President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (Pic. 1). Photo: The National Assembly

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20th ASEAN Congress of Anesthesiologists

AKP Siem Reap, November 24, 2017— Cambodia’s Secretary of State for Health H.E. Dr. Thea Kruy (Pic. 1), delivers his speech while he was presiding over in Siem Reap City, Siem Reap province a two-day (Nov. 23-24) of 20th ASEAN Congress of Anesthesiologists Towards Safer Anesthesia. Photo: Khuth Sao  

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Inauguration Ceremony of Three Locations of Safety Ground in Kampong Thom Province

AKP Kampong Thom, November 24, 2017— Minister of Rural Development H.E. Ouk Rabun (Pic. 1) cuts red ribbon to put into use the three locations of safety ground in Sandan district, Kampong Thom province on Nov. 23 which funded by Nordic Development Fund. Photo: Sum Vanna

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PM Hun Sen: Media Is a Indispensable Development Partner

AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2017 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has reaffirmed the government’s strong commitment to further enhance the press freedom in the country.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2017 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, November 24.

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Minister of Planning Presides over Dissemination Meeting on Statistics Law

AKP Preah Sihanouk, November 23, 2017— Senior Minister and Minister of Planning H.E. Chhay Than (C, Pic. 1) presides over a meeting to disseminate the statistics law to sub-national level held in Sihanoukville, Preah Sihanouk province this morning. Photo: Ngou Somony  

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Preah Vihear Provincial Agriculture Experts Inspect Vegetable Farming in Sangkat Pahal

AKP Preah Vihear, November 23, 2017— An expert team of Preah Vihear Provincial Department of Agriculture inspects vegetable farming using new techniques in Sangkat Pahal, Preah Vihear provincial city this morning. Photo: Tith Sror  

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Kampong Cham Province Marks National Environment Day

AKP Kampong Cham, November 23, 2017— Kampong Cham Provincial Governor H.E. Kuoch Chamroeun (Pic. 1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over the celebration of National Environment Day (Nov. 23) held in the provincial city this morning. Photo: Chhay Muth

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Phnom Penh Municipal Governor Presides over a Reflection Workshop

AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2017— Phnom Penh Municipal Governor H.E. Khuong  Sreng (Pic. 1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over here this morning a reflection workshop on review, follow-up and

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PM Hun Sen Welcomes Swiss Investments in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2017 – Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has expressed warm welcome to the Swiss investments in Cambodia. While receiving a visiting Swiss business delegation led by Mr. Andreas Gerber, Managing Director of Credit Suisse, here at the Peace Palace this morning, Samdech Techo Hun Sen

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NEC Distributes the NA’s 55 Vacant Seats to 5 Political Parties

AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2017 – The 55 vacant seats of the former opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) are distributed to five different political parties in accordance to the amendments to the Law on Election of Members of the National Assembly, said the National Election Committee (NEC) in a press release dated Nov. 22.

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Cambodian PM Receives GE Vice Chairman

AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2017 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, received here this morning visiting Vice Chairman of General Electric Company (GE) Mr. John G. Rice.

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Cambodian Economists Certified with Macro-Economic Skill

AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2017 – Ministry of Economy and Finance has certified 23 young Cambodian economists for their successful comprehension of macro-economic foundation. Economy and Finance Secretary of State H.E. Vongsey Vissoth and Ms. Yong Sarah Zhou, Resident Representative of International Monetary Fund (IMF) handed over the certificates to the

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GE Vice Chairman Pays a Courtesy Call on Cambodian PM

AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2017— H.E. John G. Rice (L, Pic. 1), Vice Chairman of GE of the United States of America, shakes hands with Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, prior to their courtesy meeting at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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PM Hun Sen Holds Talks with Managing Director of Credit Suisse

AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2017— Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R, Pic. 1) greets H.E. Andreas Gerber, Managing Director of Credit Suisse, prior to their bilateral meeting at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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