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Oddar Meanchey Provincial Governor Holds a Public Forum with Local Residents

AKP Oddar Meanchey, October 20, 2017— Oddar Meanchey Provincial Governor H.E. Sar Thavy (L, Pic. 1) holds a public forum with local residents at Samraong city, Oddar Meanchey province on Oct. 19. Photo: Tith Sror

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Oddar Meanchey Provincial Council Holds a Dissemination and Consultation Forum

AKP Oddar Meanchey, October 20, 2017– Oddar Meanchey Provincial Council holds a dissemination and consultation forum in the provincial city on Oct. 19 under the presidency of its President H.E. Yim Thin (Pic. 1). Photo: Tith Sror

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Cambodia Takes Action on Plastic Bag Usage

AKP Phnom Penh, October 20, 2017 – The Royal Government of Cambodia has recently issued a sub-decree on plastic usage management in order to increase the effectiveness in reducing the import, production, distribution and usage of plastic bags, according to a news release of the Ministry of Environment.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, October 20, 2017 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, October 20.

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H.E. Sok Touch Presides over Joint Capacity Building Seminar on SDGs Implementation in Mekong Sub-Region

AKP Siem Reap, October 19, 2017— H.E. Academician Sok Touch (Pic. 1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over the Joint Capacity Building Seminar on Implementation of Sustainable Development Goals

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Cambodian PM Receives Former President of the European Council

AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2017 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister, received here this morning visiting former President of the European Council, H.E. Herman Van Rompuy, Goodwill Ambassador of the Flemish Association for Development Cooperation and Technical Assistance (VVOB).

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Cambodian Senate President Receives New French Ambassador to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2017— Cambodia’s President of Senate Samdech Vibol Sena Pheakdei Say Chhum receives here this morning newly appointed French Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Ms. Eva Nguyen Binh. Photo: Khem Sovannara

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Career and Productivity Fair 2017 to Present 20,000 Job Opportunities

AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2017 – Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training will organise a national career and productivity fair 2017 introducing about 20,000 job opportunities to both skilled and unskilled youths.

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Closing Ceremony of Consultative Meeting of Asia, Pacific and Caribbean Regions on Preparation for the 11th Ministerial Meeting of WTO

AKP Siem Reap, October 19, 2017— Cambodia’s Secretary of State at the Ministry of Commerce H.E. Ok Bung (Pic. 1), addresses the distinguished guests while he was presiding over in Siem Rep City, Siem Reap province this morning the Closing Ceremony of a three-day (Oct. 17-19) Consultative Meeting of Asia, Pacific and Caribbean Regions in [...]

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A Dissemination and Consultation Forum of Phnom Penh Capital Council

AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2017— Phnom Penh Capital Council holds a dissemination and consultation forum of the 2nd mandate a Khan Tuol Kork, Phnom Penh, this morning under the presidency of its President H.E. Map Sarin and Phnom Penh Governor H.E. Khuong Sreng (Pic. 1). Photo: Ouk Sokhoeun

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Preah Sihanouk Provincial Authorities Review the Implementation of Anti-Drug Campaign

AKP Preah Sihanouk, October 19, 2017— Preah Sihanouk Provincial Deputy Governor H.E. Phay Bun Vannak (Pic. 1) chairs a meeting in Preah Sihanoukville on Oct. 18 the Recapitulative Meeting to Review on the Implementation of Government’s Anti-Drug Campaign’s Third Quarter across the province. Photo: Ngou Somony

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H.E. Ouk Rabun Presides Over the Appointment Ceremony of New Director of Rural Development Department of Kampong Chhnang Province

AKP Kampong Chhnang, October 19, 2017— H.E. Ouk Rabun (C, Pic. 1), Minister of Rural Development, presides over the Appointment Ceremony of New Director of Rural Development Department of Kampong Chhnang province, held in the provincial city on Oct. 18 afternoon. Photo: Bay Sithonn

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PM Hun Sen Receives Former President of European Council

AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2017— Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R, Pic.1) greets visiting H.E. Herman Van Rompuy, former President of the European Council and Goodwill Ambassador of the Flemish Association for Development Cooperation and Technical Assistance (VVOB), prior to the courtesy meeting at the Peace Palace in [...]

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TVK and VTV Sign MoU on Cooperation

AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2017— H.E. Khim Vuthy (R, Pic. 1), Director General of National Television of Kampuchea (TVK) and H.E. Tran Binh Minh, President of Vietnam Television (VTV), sign a Memorandum of Understanding on the Strengthening of Cooperation between the two countries’ State-run televisions in Phnom Penh this morning under the Presidency of [...]

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VTV President Pays a Courtesy Call on Cambodian Minister of Information

AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2017— President of Vietnam Television (VTV) H.E. Tran Binh Minh (L, Pic. 1) pays a courtesy call on Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith at the Ministry’s Office in Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Pal Song

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UN Compensates US$280,000 to Families of Four Fallen Cambodian Peacekeepers

AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2017— Cambodia’s Senior Minister H.E. Prak Sokhonn (R, Pic. 1), Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and H.E. Ms. Claire Van der Vaeren, UN Representative to Cambodia, preside over here on Oct. 18 the Hand-Over Ceremony of UN Compensation of US$280,000 to the families of four Cambodian Peacekeepers who [...]

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Cambodia, Australia Agrees on Regular Bilateral Consultation

AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2017 – Cambodia and Australia have entered a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the Establishment of Senior Officials’ Talks between their Ministries of Foreign Affairs.

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Though Some Progress, Road Accidents Remain a Concern

AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2017 – Although progress has been made, figures of road traffic accidents remain a concern of the Royal Government of Cambodia, demanding further awareness building and law enforcement.

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Emission Not Worryingly Harming Cambodia’s Air Quality

AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2017 – Emission of motorbikes and cars in Cambodia currently has not harmfully polluted the air, yet the government is working hard on prevention stage, according to local media report.

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Cambodia and Australia Sign MoU on Establishment of Senior Officials’ Talks

AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2017— Cambodia’s Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn (R, Pic. 1) and Australian Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Ms. Angela Corcoran, sign in Phnom Penh on Oct. 18 the Memorandum of Understanding on the Establishment of Senior Officials’ Talks between the Ministry of Foreign [...]

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