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Cambodian, Lao Legislative Bodies To Update Existing Cooperation

AKP Phnom Penh, June 22, 2017 – The National Assemblies of the Kingdom of Cambodia and the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) have agreed to review and update their existing memoranda of understanding in response to the current developments and needs.

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Cambodia To Join the 14th China-ASEAN Expo 2017 in September

AKP Phnom Penh, June 22, 2017 – Ministry of Commerce has confirmed Cambodia’s attendance in the 14th China-ASEAN Expo 2017 to be held between Sept. 12 and 15 at Nanning International Convention and Exhibition Centre, Nanning City, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, the People’s Republic of China.

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NEC Confirms Voter Registration Period for 2018 National Election

AKP Phnom Penh, June 22, 2017 – National Election Committee has confirmed the schedule from Sept. 1 until Nov. 9, 2017 to register voters for the sixth mandate national election in 2018.

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Cambodia To Attend ASEAN-India Expo and Forum 2017

AKP Phnom Penh, June 22, 2017 – Cambodia will attend the “ASEAN-India Expo and Forum 2017” to be held on Aug. 1-4 in Bangkok, Thailand, according to the Ministry of Commerce’s announcement.

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Cambodia Nominates Athletes for 24 Sports of 2017 SEA Games

AKP Phnom Penh, June 22, 2017 – Cambodia has nominated athletes for 24 sports in the upcoming 2017 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Malaysia. The update was shared recently by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (MoEYS) and the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia (NOCC).

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APSARA Authority and ICC Angkor Make Another Healthy Move

AKP Phnom Penh, June 22, 2017 – APSARA National Authority has recently reflected its work with national and international counterparts and entered rehabilitation agreements toward more effective services.

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Dissemination Meeting on the Draft of Financial Management Law 2018

AKP Phnom Penh, June 22, 2017— H.E. Hean Sahib (Pic. 1), Secretary of State at the Ministry of Economy and Finance, chairs here this morning a Dissemination Meeting on the Preparation for the Draft of Financial Management Law 2018. Photo: Khem Sovannara  

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A Meeting to Review the Works of Anti-Drug Campaign in Banteay Meanchey Province

AKP Banteay Meanchey, June 22, 2017— Banteay Meanchey provincial Deputy Governor H.E. Oum Reatreay (Pic. 1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over in the provincial city this morning a Meeting to Review the Works of the Action Plan for the Anti-Drug Campaign (Jan. 1 to Jun. 30, 2017). Photo: Chhun Sarath  

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H.E. Kuoy Kong Takes Over a Rotate Chairman of ASEAN Canberra Committee_ACC from Brunei Darussalam

AKP Canberra, June 22, 2017- Cambodia’s Ambassador to Australia H.E. Kuoy Kong (R, Pic. 1) takes over as a rotate chairman of ASEAN Canberra Committee_ACC from Brunei Darussalam in Canberra, Australia, this morning. Photo: Royal Embassy of Cambodia in Canberra  

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Apsara National Authority and IGNCA Ink an Agreement to Enhance the Conservation of Heritage

AKP Siem Reap, June 22, 2017— Apsara National Authority of Cambodia and Indira Gandhi National Center for the Arts (Pic. 1) ink in Siem Reap city, Siem Reap province this morning, an agreement for the enhancement of heritage conservation. Photo: Hang Seak  

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Apsara National Authority and Chinese Academy of Cultural Heritage Sign an Agreement

AKP Siem Reap, June 22, 2017— Apsara National Authority of Cambodia and Chinese Academy of Cultural Heritage sign an agreement in Siem Reap city, Siem Reap province this morning to conduct a research to collect necessary data for the conservation and restoration of Beng Mealea temple in Siem Reap province. Photo: Hang Seak  

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PM Hun Sen Commemorates 40th Anniversary of Process to Overthrow Khmer Rouge Regime

AKP Thbong Khmum, June 22, 2017— Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (C, Pic. 1) elaborates to the participants while he was presiding over the commemoration of the 40th

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Samdech Heng Samrin Meets Lao Prime Minister

AKP Vientiane, June 22, 2017— Cambodia’s National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (L, Pic. 1) meets with Lao Prime Minister H.E. Thongloun Sisoulith in Vientiane, Laos on June 21 afternoon. Photo: National Assembly  

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Cambodian NA President Pays a Courtesy Visit to Lao President

AKP Vientiane, June 22, 2017— Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (L, Pic. 1), President of the National Assembly of the Kingdom of Cambodia, pays a courtesy visit to Lao President H.E. Bounhang Vorachit in Vientiane, Laos on June 21 afternoon. Photo: National Assembly

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NA President Samdech Heng Samrin Meet His Lao Counterpart

AKP Vientiane, June 22, 2017— Cambodia’s President of the National Assembly Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (L, Pic. 1) shakes hands with his Lao counterpart H.E. Ms. Pany Yathotou, prior to the official welcome ceremony and bilateral meeting at the National Convention Centre in Vientiane, Laos on June 21 afternoon. Photo: National Assembly

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Lao PM Congratulates Cambodia’s Successful Organisation of Commune/Sangkat Council Election

AKP Phnom Penh, June 22, 2017 – Prime Minister of Lao PDR, H.E. Thongloun Sisoulith, congratulated Cambodia on the successful organisation of the Commune/Sangkat Council Election, when he received yesterday afternoon President of Cambodian National Assembly (NA) Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, during his stay in Vientiane.

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Lao President Highly Values Visit of Cambodian NA President

AKP Phnom Penh, June 22, 2017 – The high-level Cambodian National Assembly (NA) delegation led by its President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin paid yesterday a courtesy call on H.E. Bounnhang Vorachit, General Secretary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party and President of Laos, during the visit in Laos from June 21-23, 2017.

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International Demand for Black Pepper Production To Rise

AKP Phnom Penh, June 22, 2017 – Emerging demand for black pepper in international markets is likely to push up its production in Cambodia during the second half of 2017, according to a report from the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, June 22, 2017 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, 22 June.

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Cambodian Senior Official Attend 2nd Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of AIIB

AKP Phnom Penh, June 21, 2017 – Cambodia’s Secretary of State for Economy and Finance H.E. Vongsey Vissoth attended the 2nd Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) held in Jeju, the Republic of Korea from June 16-18, 2017.

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