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PM Hun Sen: Many Lives Sacrificed for Today’s Full Peace

AKP Phnom Penh, April 19, 2018 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has underlined that much efforts had been invested and many lives had been sacrificed for the country’s current full peace.

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Agriculture Minister Receives New Ambassador of Turkey

AKP Phnom Penh, April 19, 2018 – Cambodian Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) H.E. Veng Sakhon held talks here yesterday with newly appointed Turkish Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Ms. Ayda Ünlü.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, April 19, 2018 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, April 19.

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Cambodia Needs over 10,000 Guides by 2020

AKP Phnom Penh, April 19, 2018 – In response to the growing number of foreign visitors year in year out, Cambodia needs more than 10,000 guides by 2020.

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Senate Approves Draft Law on Licensing for Public Health

AKP Phnom Penh, April 19, 2018 – The draft law on licensing for public health was approved in the 11th session of the 3rd legislature of Senate held here on April 18 under the presidency of Samdech Vibol Sena Pheakdei Say Chhum, President of Senate.

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Some 80,000 Security Forces To Be Deployed for July National Election

AKP Phnom Penh, April 19, 2018 – About 80,000 security forces will be deployed to ensure security and public order during the coming July-29 National Election, said here yesterday Gen. Kirt Chantharith, Deputy National Police Chief.

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RoK To Assist Cambodia in Employment Service System Development

AKP Phnom Penh, April 18, 2018 – The Republic of Korea (RoK) will help Cambodia develop its Internet-based employment service system and labour market information (WorkNet).

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Over 5 Million Visitors Tour Cambodia’s Different Tourist Destinations during Khmer New Year

AKP Phnom Penh, April 18, 2018 – Some 5,175,000 local and foreign tourists visited different attraction sites across Cambodia during the recent celebration of Khmer Traditional New Year, according to a report of the Ministry of Tourism.

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Original Structure of Angkor Wat’s Moat Being Studied and Restored

AKP Phnom Penh, April 18, 2018 – Apsara National Authority is beginning its study of the structure of the moat around the world-known Angkor Wat Temple before comprehensive restoration of it.

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Khmer New Year Celebrated in South Korea

AKP Phnom Penh, April 18, 2018 – Cambodian Minister of Labour and Ambassador to South Korea have organised Khmer New Year gathering with Cambodian migrant workers, students and residents in the country.

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Remains of Ship Long Sunk Found in Koh Kong

AKP Phnom Penh, April 18, 2018 – Cambodian volunteer divers have discovered the remains of a ship long sunk at a seabed in an area adjacent to the namely Chhlam [shark] island of Koh Kong province.

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Prey Veng Province Makes History with Its Sankranta’s Turnout

AKP Phnom Penh, April 18, 2018 – Cambodia’s Prey Veng province has made a history with about 220,000 people attending the province’s Sankranta 2018

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, April 18, 2018 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, April 18.

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Cambodian Commerce Minister Attends E-Commerce Week in Switzerland

AKP Phnom Penh, April 17, 2018 – A high-level delegation of the Ministry of Commerce of Cambodia led by its Minister H.E. Pan Sorasak has been participating in the E-Commerce Week 2018 hosted by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

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Traffic Accidents Claim 26 Lives during Khmer New Year Holiday

AKP Phnom Penh, April 17, 2018 – In the Khmer Traditional New Year holiday, from April 14 to 16, 2018, 26 people were killed and 81 others injured by road accidents.

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Angkor Sankranta 2018 Attracts Over 1.8 Million Visitors

AKP Phnom Penh, April 17, 2018 – Some 1.82 million national and international tourists joined the Angkor Sankranta 2018, the sixth of its kind, in Siem Reap cultural province, a 15.14 percent year-on-year increase

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Sok Lim Heng Crowned Cambodian Chess Champion 2018

AKP Phnom Penh, April 17, 2018 – Mr. Sok Lim Heng from Phnom Penh capital was named “Sdech Ok” (King of Chess) after beating Mr. Chheav Bora from Kampong Cham province in the final round of the 2018 Cambodia Chess Competition held yesterday in front of Angkor Wat Temple

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SOURSDEI CHHNAM THMEI (HAPPY NEW YEAR)

AKP Phnom Penh, April 13, 2018 –

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Angkor Sankranta 2018 Begins

AKP Phnom Penh, April 13, 2018 – The Angkor Sankranta 2018, organised on the occasion of the Khmer Traditional New Year from April 14 to 16, started this morning in Siem Reap provincial city.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, April 13, 2018 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on April 13.

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U.S. Acting Secretary of State Extends Best Wishes to Cambodians on Khmer New Year

AKP Phnom Penh, April 13, 2018 – U.S. Acting Secretary of State H.E. John J. Sullivan issued on Wednesday a press statement to wish the Cambodians on the forthcoming Khmer New Year from April 14-16, 2018.

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Cambodia To Celebrate Khmer New Year This Weekend

AKP Phnom Penh, April 12, 2018 – The Cambodian people will celebrate this weekend, from Apr. 14 to 16, their traditional New Year. On April 14 at 09:12 am, it marks the end of Buddhist year 2561 BE (Buddhist Era – based on the Lunar Calendar) and the start of New Year 2562, the year of Dog.

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WB: Cambodia’s Economic Growth Estimated to Reach 6.9% This Year

AKP Phnom Penh, April 12, 2018 – Cambodia’s high growth trajectory is expected to continue positively, while the real growth is projected to reach 6.9 percent this year, according to World Bank.

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