Archive for October, 2012


Information Ministry Launches Roadmap for Transition from Analogue to Digital Broadcasting

AKP Phnom Penh, October 31, 2012 –  The Roadmap for transition from analogue to digital terrestrial television in Cambodia was launched here this morning under the presidency of Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith.

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PM: The Upcoming ASEAN Summit To Boost the ASEAN Integration and Strengthen Its Central Role

AKP Phnom Penh, October 31, 2012 –  Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen yesterday said the upcoming 21st ASEAN Summit will boost the ASEAN integration process and strengthen its central role in the evolving regional economic and social architecture.

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PM Hun Sen Urges Cambodian Students to Compete for Jobs

AKP Phnom Penh, October 31, 2012 –  Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen on Monday told the graduated students to use their own capacity to compete for jobs.

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8 French Companies from Water Sector To Visit Phnom Penh for New Business Opportunities

AKP Phnom Penh, October 31, 2012 —   A delegation of eight French companies from the water management sector will be in Phnom Penh from Nov. 1-2 to look for new business opportunities

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Cambodia Hosts Symposium on Realizing a More Integrated, Competitive, Equitable and Resilient ASEAN Community

AKP Phnom Penh, October 31, 2012 –  A symposium on Realizing a More Integrated, Competitive, Equitable and Resilient ASEAN Community kicked off here yesterday under the presidency of Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia.

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Samdech Heng Samrin Returns Home from Canada

AKP Phnom Penh, October 30, 2012 – Cambodia’s President of National Assembly Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin returns home on Oct. 29 after attending the 127th Assembly of Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) held in Quebec, Canada, from Oct. 21-26. Photo: Pal Song  

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PM Hun Sen Hands Over Certificates to AEU Graduates

AKP Phnom Penh, October 30, 2012 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen hands over here on Oct. 29 a certificate to a graduate as a symbol while he was presiding over the graduation ceremony for 1.682 graduated students of Asia Europe

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PM Hun Sen Hands Over Land Title Certificates

AKP Kampong Chhnang, October 30, 2012 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen hands over on Oct. 27 land title certificates to 297 families living in Kraing Leav commune, Rolea Pa-ear district, Kampong Chhnang province. Photo: Chey Phoumipul   

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DPM H.E. Sok An Cuts Red Ribbon to Inaugurate Booyoung Khmer Taekwondo Center

AKP Phnom Penh, October 30, 2012 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Sok An, Minister in charge of the Office of the Council of Ministers cuts red ribbon here on Oct. 26 to inaugurate Booyoung Khmer Taekwondo Center built under the technical and financial assistance and

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Holds a Press Conference on The Phnom Penh Post’s Article

AKP Phnom Penh, October 30, 2012 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith holds here on Oct. 29 a press conference to clarify an article published on Oct. 26 by The Phnom Penh Post.

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Information Minister Holds a Meeting on Broadcast of Late King-Father’s Cremation

AKP Phnom Penh, October 30, 2012 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith holds a meeting here on Oct. 29 with relevant officials to prepare for the broadcast of Late King-Father Norodom Sihanouk’s cremation scheduled to take place in the first week of February 2013. Photo: Hun Yuth Kun  

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Presides Over MANHUNT Cambodia 2012 Competition

AKP Phnom Penh, October 30, 2012 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith hands over here on Oct. 29 trophies in the first ever international-standard competition for male models called “MANHUNT Cambodia 2012”. Photo: Hun Yuth Kun 

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MoU on Cooperation for Strengthening Natural Agricultural Quality Signed

AKP Phnom Penh, October 30, 2012 – Mr. Hi Vireak, Director of Happy Farm Company and Mr. Imahashi Tetsushi Ako, Director of Japan Farm Products Co., Ltd. sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the cooperation for strengthening natural and Japan-based standard

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President of the European Council To Visit Cambodia Early Next Month

AKP Phnom Penh, October 30, 2012 – President of the European Council (EC) H.E. Herman Van Rompuy and Madam will pay a three-day official visit to Cambodia in early next month, according to a press release from the Cambodian

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Around 2 Million People To Attend King-Father’s Cremation

AKP Phnom Penh, October 30, 2012 – From 1.5 to 2 million people are expected to attend the King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk’s cremation scheduled to be held in the first week of February 2013, said Information

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NA President Returns from IPU in Canada

AKP Phnom Penh, October 30, 2012 – Cambodia’s National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin returned home yesterday from the 127th Assembly of Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and related meetings held in

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Cambodia, U.S. To Resume Child Adoption Deal Next Year

AKP Phnom Penh, October 30, 2012 — Cambodia and the U.S. will resume the child adoption deal on Jan. 1, 2013, after it was postponed for a while, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Long

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PM Hun Sen, Optimist about Cambodia’s Economy This Year

AKP Phnom Penh, October 30, 2012 – Cambodia’s economy this year is not bad, thanks to the growth in the fields of agriculture, industry and tourism, the three main pillars for the national economy,

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Standardized Branding for Cambodian Handicrafts

AKP Phnom Penh, October 30, 2012 — Ministry of Tourism in cooperation with the Asian Development Bank recently introduced a so-called Ke standardized branding of Cambodian handicrafts in Kampong Thom’s tourist community in Prey Kuh temple area.

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Singapore Grants a Scholarship to a Country Cambodian Student

AKP Phnom Penh, October 30, 2012 — A high school student from Takeo province won top-class scholarship to study in Singapore.

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