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Chinese State Councillor Wraps Up His Visit in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2017 – Chinese State Councillor H.E. Yang Jiechi (R, pic. 1) shakes hands with Cambodian Secretary of State of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Long Visalo at Phnom Penh International Airport’s VIP Lounge, on April 28 at around noon, after co-chairing the 4th Meeting of Cambodia-China [...]

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PM Hun Sen Departs for 30th ASEAN Summit in the Philippines

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2017 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R, pic. 1) shakes hands with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng, at Phnom Penh International Airport this morning, before his departure for Manila, the Philippines to attend the 30th ASEAN Summit [...]

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Cambodian PM Receives Chinese State Councillor

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2017 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R, pic. 1) shakes hands with visiting H.E. Yang Jiechi, State Councillor of the People’s Republic of China, prior to their meeting at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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Cambodia, China Agrees on Numerous Points for Mutual Interests

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2017 – Cambodia and China agreed on numerous points of bilateral cooperation for the mutual interests, at their 4th Meeting of Inter-Governmental Coordination Committee held here yesterday afternoon.

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Shifting from Cattle Growing for Meat

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2017 – Department of Animal Health and Production is shifting its focus from promoting cattle growing for agricultural purpose to the effort to meet local demand for cattle’s meat, according to local media report.

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PM Hun Sen Departs for 30th ASEAN Summit in the Philippines

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2017 – A high-level Cambodian delegation led by Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen left here this morning for the Philippines to attend the 30th ASEAN Summit to be held in Manila on April 29 under the theme “Partnering for Change, Engaging the World”.

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A Former American Journalist Holds a Photo Exhibition in Siem Reap

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2017 – Mr. John Burgess, an American author and former journalist at The Washington Post, in collaboration with Anjali House, a local educational NGO, and co-sponsored by the U.S. Embassy in Phnom, will organise a photo exhibition in Siem Reap, home to the famous Angkor temples, from May 3 to [...]

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2017 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, April 28.

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Cambodian PM Receives Former New Zealand Counterpart

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2017 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, received here this afternoon at the Peace Palace visiting H.E. John Key, Former Prime Minister of New Zealand.

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PM Hun Sen Calls for Attention to Natural Disasters

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2017 – Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen this morning re-appealed to the people, authorities at all levels and armed forces to pays attention to the resolution of recently-occurred natural disasters and to other possible ones.

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Cambodia Hosts 15th Meeting of ASEAN Working Group on Environmentally Sustainable Cities

AKP Siem Reap, April 27, 2017 – The 15th Meeting of the ASEAN Working Group on Environmentally Sustainable Cities (AWGESC) and other relevant meetings kick off in Siem Reap province this morning with the participation of concerned officials from the ASEAN member countries. Photo: Hang Seak  

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Cambodian PM Receives Former New Zealand Counterpart

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2017 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R, pic. 1) holds talks with H.E. John Key, Former Prime Minister of New Zealand, at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh this afternoon. Photo: Kok Ky

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Cambodia Organises a Training Course on HIA in EIA Process

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2017 – The Ministry of Environment and the Ministry of Health in collaboration with their development partners have been hosting a training course on Health Impact Assessment (HIA) in the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Process.

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Cambodia, China Hold 4th Meeting of Inter-Governmental Coordination Committee

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2017 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Hor Namhong (R, pic. 1) and visiting H.E. Yang Jiechi, State Councillor of the People’s Republic of China,co-chair the 4th Meeting of the Inter-

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DPM Hor Namhong Holds Talks with Chinese State Councillor

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2017 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Hor Namhong (L, pic. 1) warmly greets visiting State Councillor of the People’s Republic of China, H.E. Yang Jiechi, prior to their meeting at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh this afternoon. Photo: Khem Sovannara

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New Traffic Light System to Reduce Congestion in Phnom Penh

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2017 – Installation of new traffic light system at 100 locations in Phnom Penh is expected to contribute significantly to addressing traffic congestion in the capital.

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PP Administration Takes Actions to Address Possible Flash Flood in South-Eastern Zone

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2017 – Phnom Penh administration has discussed and taken immediate actions to restore drainage and water reservoir in order to avoid possible flash flood in the south-eastern zone of the capital as the rainy season is less than a month away.

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Senate President Receives New Cambodian Ambassadors

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2017 – Samdech Vibol Sena Pheakdei Say Chhum (pic. 1), President of the Senate of Cambodia, receives and gives recommendations to newly appointed Cambodian Ambassadors to the United

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NPMEC Director General Receives a French Senior Navy Officer

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2017 – H.E. Gen. Sem Sovanny (L, pic. 1), Director General of the National Centre for Peacekeeping Forces, Mine and Explosive Remnants of War Clearance (NPMEC), greets visiting Rear-

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Pursat Provincial Governor Distributes Relief to Victims of Windy Storms

AKP Pursat, April 27, 2017 – H.E. Mao Thonin, Governor of Pursat Province and Honorary President of the Provincial Red Cross, visits and distributes relief to the victims of windy storms in Kandieng district, Pursat province on April 26 afternoon. Photo: Nao Thoeun

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