Archive for April, 2012


PM Hun Sen Receives Thai Deputy Prime Minister

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2012 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen receives visiting H.E. Mr. Yongyuth Wichaidit, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior of the Kingdom of Thailand in

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Storm Victims in Kampong Chhnang Province Receive the Royal Donations

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2012 – More than 180 families in Kampong Chhnang province, who suffered by the recent storm, receive the Royal relief of His Majesty Preah Karona Preah Bath Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni,

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Closing Ceremony of Program for Preliminary Information Providing on the Role and Duty of Senators

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2012 – H.E. Tep Ngorn, Second Vice President of the Senate, addresses the participants here on April 27 while he was presiding over the closing ceremony of the Program for Preliminary

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Cambodia Rice Research Forum

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2012 – H.E. Chan Sarun, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, delivers his speech while presiding over the Cambodia Rice Research Forum organized by IRRI, MAFF and CAVAC/AusAID, held in

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Pakistani Diplomat Hands Over Office Materials to Cambodian MFIC

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2012 – H.E. Long Visalo, Cambodia’s Secretary of State of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, receives 10 units of computers and 10 printers

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U.S. Seventh Fleet Commander Visits Cambodia

AKP, Phnom Penh, April 30, 2012 — Vice Admiral Scott Swift, the Commander of the U.S. Navy Seventh Fleet, will pay a four-day visit to Cambodia from April 30 to May 3 2012 with an aim to deepen the relations between the two countries Cambodia-U.S., according to press release of the U.S. Embassy to Cambodia.

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Cambodia Achieves in Maternity and Child Death Rates Reduction

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2012 – Cambodian Ministry of Health has achieved in reducing maternity and child death rates from 472 to 206 in 100,000 birth rates between 2005-2011, Minister of Health Dr. Mam Bun Heng told reporters at Phnom Penh International Airport recently.

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Discussion on 2016-2035 Transportation Master Plan for Phnom Penh

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2012 – Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and Phnom Penh municipal officials met on April 27 to discuss master plan to solve traffic congestion issue in the capital giving increasing population and transportation.

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Pakistan Donates Computers to Cambodian Foreign Ministry

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2012 – The Pakistani government on Friday last week donated ten sets of computer and printers to Cambodia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

  AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2012 –   The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on April 30. 

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Cambodian Cabinet Approves Two Draft Sub-Decrees and a Draft Royal Decree

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2012 –  Under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, the Cambodian weekly Cabinet Meeting approved on Friday a draft sub-decree

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PM Hun Sen Meets Newly-Appointed South Korean Diplomat

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2012 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen meets with newly-appointed Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Cambodia H.E. Mr. Kim Han-soo at Phnom Penh’s Peace Palace on April 26. Photo: Peou Kim Chan Rath

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PM Hun Sen Presides Over Weekly Cabinet Plenary Session

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2012 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen presides over a weekly cabinet plenary session at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh today. Photo: Kok Ky-Council of Ministers

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Lectures in the Second Training Course on Information and Public Work Improvement

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2012 – Cambodia’s Information Minister H.E. Khieu Kanharith gives lecture in the Second Training Course on the “Information and Public Work Improvement of the Capital/Provincial Administration” co-organized by

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PM Hun Sen Warmly Receives Newly-Appointed Kuwaiti Ambassador

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2012 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen warmly receives newly-appointed Kuwaiti Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Mr. Dehrar Naser Al Tuwaijri at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh on April 26. Photo: Peou Kim Chan Rath

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National Assembly Members Elect Their 2nd Vice President

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2012 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen together with other lawmakers cast their ballots to elect Lok Chumteav Khuon Sodary as the 2nd Vice President of the National Assembly to

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Holds a Press Conference on the Launch of Children’s Music and Song Festival 2012

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2012 – Cambodia’s Information Minister H.E. Khieu Kanharith holds here on April 26 a press conference on the launch of the two-week Children’s Music and Song Festival 2012 in Phnom Penh which will be kicked off on May 15. Photo: Hun Yuth Kun

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Seminar on the Protection of Children from Sexual Exploitation in Travel and Tourism

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2012 – Cambodia’s Ministry of Tourism organizes a two-day (April 25-26) in Phnom Penh on the 9th Capacity Building Seminar on “The Protection of Children from Sexual Exploitation in Travel and Tourism” under the presidency of its Under-Secretary of State H.E. Hor Sarun. Photo: Suos Samrith

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Kampong Chhnang’s Storm Victims Receive Emergency Relief

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2012 – Fifty families in Boribo district, Kampong Chhnang province, whose houses were destroyed by the storm on April 21, receive the emergency relief from their provincial authority and Red Cross on April 24. Photo: Bai Sithon, AKP-Kg. Chhnang

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More European Tourists Visit Ancient World Wonder in Siem Reap Province

AKP Phnom Penh, April 27, 2012 – Nearly 1,300 European tourists arrive at Siem Reap International Airport, Siem Reap province last weekend for a four-day visit to Angkor Temple and other ancient temples in the province.

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