Archive for June, 2012


CPP Commemorates Its 61st Founding Anniversary

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 – Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) organizes a mass meeting at its Headquarters in Phnom Penh on June 28 to commemorate its 61st Founding Anniversary (June 28, 1951-June 28, 2012) under the

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DPM Hor Namhong Receives Special Envoy of Iranian President

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 – Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Hor Namhong (Right), Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, receives here on June 27 visiting Mr. Mohammad Ali Fathollahi, Special

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DMP H.E. Keat Chhon Meets New Kuwaiti Ambassador to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 – Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Keat Chhon (Right), Minister of Economy and Finance, meets with newly-appointed Ambassador of Kuwait to Cambodia H.E. Dherar Naser Al Tuwaijri in Phnom Penh on June 27. Photo: Hun Yuth Kun  

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Receives Newly-Appointed U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 – Cambodian Minister of Information H.E. Dr. Khieu Kanharith (Left) receives here on June 28 newly-appointed U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. William E. Todd. Photo: Chim Nary  

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Distinguished Seminar on Toward ASEAN Economic Integration

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 – Academician Dr. Khloth Thyda, President of Royal Academy of Cambodia, gives lecture in Phnom Penh on June 28 while she was presiding over the Distinguished Seminar on Toward ASEAN

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Cambodia To Host 45th AMM and Other Related Meetings in July

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 – The Kingdom of Cambodia, as the Chair of ASEAN in 2012, will host the 45th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (45th AMM), Post Ministerial Conferences (PMC), 19th ASEAN Regional Forum (19th ARF), 2nd East

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Prudential To Invest in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 – Prudential, a United Kingdom-based financial services group yesterday got a principal agreement from the Cambodian Ministry of Economy and Finance for its investment in life insurance services in Cambodia.

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In 20 Years, UK Provides US$290 Million for the Development of Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 — From 1992 to the end of 2011, the United Kingdom (UK) has provided some US$290 million in support to the development of Cambodia.

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U.S. Ambassador Enjoys His Diplomatic Mission in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 – Newly-appointed U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. William E. Todd expressed his pleasure in doing his diplomatic mission in Cambodia during a talk here yesterday with Cambodia’s Information Minister H.E. Khieu Kanharith.

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Cambodia Attracts 1.5 Million Foreign Visitors in First Five Months of 2012

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 — In the first five months of this year, Cambodia has attracted over 1.5 million foreign visitors, an increase by 26 percent if compared to the same period of last year,

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Cambodian Minister of Health Receives New U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 – Cambodian Minister of Health H.E. Mam Bun Heng received here on June 27 newly-appointed U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. William E. Todd.

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Cambodia Confers Medals to Senior Foreign Military Officers

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 – The Royal Government of Cambodia has conferred medals to Japanese and French advisors and military trainers in response to their valuable contributions to Cambodia’s National Center for Peacekeeping Forces,

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South Korean Companies Seek Trade Partners in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 — Some companies from the Republic of Korea are expected to visit Cambodia next month in order to find trade and investment partners, according to a press release from Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA).

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Outcome of 2nd Cambodia-Thailand JWG Meeting

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 — The Second Meeting of the Cambodia-Thailand Joint Working Group (JWG) for the implementation of the ICJ’s order for provisional measures dated July 18, 2011 was wrapped up on June 28. Below is the full press release on the outcome of the meeting:

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2012 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on June 29. 

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PM Hun Sen and Japan’s Crown Prince Naruhito Observe the National Anthems of the Two Nations

AKP Phnom Penh, June 28, 2012 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (Right) and visiting Crown Prince of Japan Naruhito observe the national anthems of the two nations during the official

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PM Hun Sen Warmly Receives Japan’s Crown Prince Naruhito

AKP Phnom Penh, June 28, 2012 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (Right) poses for a photo with visiting Japan’s Crown Prince Naruhito prior to their official meeting at the Peace Palace in

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PM Hun Sen Hosts a Dinner Reception to Honor Japan’s Crown Prince Naruhito

AKP Phnom Penh, June 28, 2012 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (Right) toasts champagne with visiting Japan’s Crown Prince Naruhito during a dinner reception to honor the

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PM Hun Sen Meets Iranian President’s Special Envoy

AKP Phnom Penh, June 28, 2012 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (Right) meets with visiting Mr. Mohammad Ali Fathollahi, Special Envoy of the President of the Islamic Republic of Iran at the

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DPM Hor Namhong Receives Newly-Appointed U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, June 28, 2012 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Hor Namhong (Right), Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, receives newly-appointed U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. William E. Todd in Phnom Penh on June 27. Photo: Chim Nary

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