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ASEAN Regional Mine Action Centre’s Headquarters Inaugurated

AKP Phnom Penh, May 27, 2016 – The headquarters of ASEAN Regional Mine Action Centre (ARMAC) in Phnom Penh was inaugurated on May 25 under the presidency of Cambodian Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn.

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H.E. Chhour Chandoeun Hands Over ID Cards to People in Tek Phos District

AKP Kampong Chhnang, May 27, 2016 – Kampong Chhnang Provincial Governor H.E. Chhour Chandoeun (R, pic. 1) hands over ID cards to people in Cheap commune, Tek Phos district, Kampong Chhnang province, on May 26. Photo: Bai Sithon  

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PM Hun Sen Chairs Weekly Cabinet Meeting

AKP Phnom Penh, May 27, 2016 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (pic. 1) chairs the plenary session of the weekly cabinet meeting held here this morning at the Peace Palace. Photo: Peou Kim Chanroth  

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Cambodia, Japan Exchange Notes on Air Services Agreement

AKP Phnom Penh, May 27, 2016 – Cambodian Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn and H.E. Yuji Kumamaru, Ambassador of Japan to Cambodia, exchanged here yesterday the Notes on the Agreement between the Kingdom of Cambodia and Japan for Air Services.

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Cambodian PM Receives Chairman of Country Garden Holdings Co., Ltd.

AKP Phnom Penh, May 27, 2016 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R, pic. 1) shakes hands with Mr. Yang Guoqiang, Chairman of China-based Country Garden Holdings Co., Ltd., prior to their meeting at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh, on May 26 afternoon. Photo: Peou Kim Chanroth

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Cambodian PM Receives Chairman of Country Garden Holdings Co., Ltd.

AKP Phnom Penh, May 27, 2016 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, received here yesterday afternoon at the Peace Palace visiting Chairman of Country Garden Holdings Co., Ltd., a China’s Guangdong-based Real Estate and City Developer, Mr. Yang Guoqiang.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, May 27, 2016 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, May 27.

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Ministry of Mines and Energy: Sand Dredging Licenses Granted Transparently

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2016 – Ministry of Mines and Energy has announced to grant sand dredging licenses to private companies transparently in order to ensure environmental protection. H.E. Dith Tina, Secretary of State and Spokesperson for the Ministry of Mines and Energy, made the affirmation on May 25.

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Samdech Sar Kheng Presides Over a Hand-Over Ceremony of Fire Trucks to Provincial Police Commissariats

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2016 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng (C, pic. 1) presides over here this morning a hand-over ceremony of newly-bought fire trucks to 24 provincial police commissariats. Photo: Sin Sareth

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Notes Exchange Ceremony for Air Services Agreement between Cambodia and Japan

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2016 – Cambodia’s Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn (R, pic. 1) and Japanese Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Yuji Kumamaru, exchange the Notes on the Agreement between the Kingdom of Cambodia and Japan for Air Services at a ceremony held here this morning. [...]

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Angkor Dairy: Cambodia-Vietnam Joint Venture

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2016 – Investors of Cambodia and Vietnam are co-investing US$23 million in dairy manufacturing in Cambodia for both domestic demand and export.

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Cambodian Top Diplomat Receives Italian Ambassador to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2016 – Senior Minister H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, received Italian Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Francesco Saverio Nisio for bilateral business and cooperation discussion at the ministry office here in Phnom Penh yesterday afternoon.

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Cambodia Hosts ASEAN Directors-General of Customs Meeting

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2016 – Cambodia has been hosting the 25th Meeting of the ASEAN Directors-General of Customs taking place at Hotel Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra here in Phnom Penh.

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RoK Appreciates Cambodia’s Arrest of Korean Criminals

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2016 – South Korean counterpart has recently appreciated Cambodia for helping to arrest Korean inter-country drug dealers and criminals.

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4 Companies Interested in Vehicle Registration Service in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2016 – Four foreign companies are interested in offering a turnkey automated online driver’s license and registration and re-registration, vehicle registration and inspection system in Cambodia, according to the Ministry of Public Works and Transport’s news release.

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Cambodian Minister of Public Works Receives UK Ambassador

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2016 – Cambodian Senior Minister and Minister of Public Works and Transport H.E. Sun Chanthol received here yesterday H.E. Bill Longhurst, Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Cambodia.

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Construction of Second AEON Shopping Mall To Begin in June

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2016 – The groundbreaking ceremony for the second AEON Mall in the northern part of Phnom Penh Capital, will start next month, Managing Director of AEON Mall Co., Ltd. Mr. Makoto Yajima told local media recently.

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Cambodian Foreign Minister Presides Over the Inauguration of ARMAC’s Headquarters

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2016 – Cambodia’s Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn (pic. 1) cuts red ribbon to inaugurate the ASEAN Regional Mine Action Centre (ARMAC)’s headquarters in Phnom Penh on May 25. Photo: Khem Sovannara

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MPWT: There Will Be No Single Cambodia flagged ships on the Sea from September

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2016 – The Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MPWT) has affirmed that from early September 2016 onward, there will be no single Cambodia flagged ships active on the sea.

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Cambodia Hosts Preparatory Meeting for 42nd ASEAN-Japan Business Meeting

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2016 – The preparatory meeting for the 42nd ASEAN-Japan Business Meeting was held here on Monday with discussions on Cambodia’s current economic policy, business opportunities and ASEAN connectivity.

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