Archive for January, 2013


Royal Funeral Ceremony for Late King-Father To Begin Tomorrow

AKP Phnom Penh, January 31, 2013 – The week-long Royal Funeral Ceremony for late King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk will begin tomorrow with the procession of moving the King-Father’s Body from the Royal Palace to the open square

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Three More Foreign Leaders To Attend the Late King-Father’s Cremation

AKP Phnom Penh, January 31, 2013 — Leaders of India, Malaysia and Canada will attend the late King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk’s Royal Cremation Ceremony to be held on Feb. 4, 2013, according to a press release of the Ministry of

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DPM Sar Kheng Inspects the Site of Late King-Father’s Royal Cremation Ceremony

AKP Phnom Penh, January 31, 2013 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Sar Kheng, Minister of Interior, on Jan. 30 inspects the open square of Veal Preah Merhu for the security preparations for the upcoming Royal Cremation Ceremony of the late King-Father Samdech

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DPM Keat Chhon Presides Over the Dissemination Meeting to Launch the Official Receipt

AKP Phnom Penh, January 31, 2013 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Keat Chhon, Minister of Economy and Finance, presides over here this morning the dissemination meeting to launch the official receipt for “Public Services and Bonus”. Photo: Hun Yuth Kun

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Inspects Locations for Media’s Coverage for the Upcoming Royal Cremation Ceremony of the Late King-Father Norodom Sihanouk

AKP Phnom Penh, January 31, 2013 – Cambodia’s Information Minister H.E. Khieu Kanharith on Jan. 30 inspects locations for the media’s coverage for the upcoming Royal Cremation Ceremony of the Late King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk at the open square of

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Tourist Cruise Ship with Some 1,400 Multi-National Tourists on Board Docks at Preah Sihanouk-Ville Seaport

AKP Preah Sihanouk, January 31, 2013 – The tourist cruise ship “VOLENDAM” with some 1,400 multi-national tourists on board calls at Preah Sihanouk-Ville International Seaport on Jan. 29 for a one-day visit there. Photo: Ngo Somony AKP-Preah Sihanouk province

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A Multilateral Blood Safety Seminar Ends

AKP Phnom Penh, January 31, 2013 — A three-day multilateral blood safety seminar was wrapped up this afternoon at the Intercontinental Hotel in Phnom Penh.

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Cambodia To Draft a Law on Anti-Money Laundering and Counterterrorist Financing

AKP Phnom Penh, January 31, 2013 – The second meeting of National Coordinating Committee for Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) was held here on Monday to examine the work results of a working group for drafting

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Senate To Form a Spokesmen Team

AKP Phnom Penh, January 31, 2013 – The permanent committee of the Cambodian Senate in a meeting yesterday agreed to appoint a team of spokespersons in order to provide accurate information to reporters and the public of its work process.

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Beijing Wishes to Form an Alliance with Angkor Wat Temple

AKP Phnom Penh, January 31, 2013 – Cambodian Second Vice President of the Senate H.E. Tep Ngorn received here on Jan. 29 a visiting delegation of Beijing People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries led by its Chairman Mr. Zhao Jiaqi.

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FAO Provides Over US$40,000 to Help the Agriculture in Preah Vihear

AKP Phnom Penh, January 31, 2013 — The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has provided some US$46,300 to Preah Vihear Provincial Department of Agriculture to implement a project of improving food security and market linkages for smallholders (MALIS).

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, January 31, 2013 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on January 31.

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Late King-Father’s Crematorium Completely Built

AKP Phnom Penh, January 30, 2013 — The construction of the crematorium for late King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk has completed, Deputy Prime Minister Samdech Chaufea Veang Kong Sam Ol said in a meeting held yesterday under the

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Construction of CSX’s New Office Building Begins

AKP Phnom Penh, January 30, 2013 — Cambodia Securities Exchange (CSX) began constructing its new three-storey office building on Monday with US$4 million for the future growth.

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NA President Receives Credentials From Newly-Appointed Ambassador of Vatican to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, January 30, 2013 – Cambodia’s President of the National Assembly Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (L), Royal Representative of His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, receives here on Jan. 29 credentials from newly-

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Newly-Appointed Hungarian Ambassador to Cambodia Presents Credentials to NA President

AKP Phnom Penh, January 30, 2013 – Newly-appointed Ambassador of Hungary to Cambodia, H.E. Ms. Eszter Torda (R) presents here on Jan. 29 her credentials to Cambodia’s National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, High

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PM Hun Sen Attends a Meeting of the NCORCC

AKP Phnom Penh, January 30, 2013 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (L,In Armchair) listens to the briefing made by Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Kong Sam Ol, Minister of the Royal Palace while he was attending a Meeting of the National

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PM Hun Sen: Cambodia Welcomes All Investors

AKP Phnom Penh, January 30, 2013 — Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen yesterday said the Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC) will continue to lure all investors to boost the country’s economic growth and

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PM Hun Sen Calls on Higher Education Institutions to Enhance Training Quality

AKP Phnom Penh, January 30, 2013 – Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen called on all higher education institutions in Cambodia to further enhance their training quality.

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New 1,000-Riel Banknote Launched in Dedication to Late King-Father

AKP Phnom Penh, January 30, 2013 – The National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) has officially issued a new 1,000-Riel banknote bearing the image of “Preah Borom Ratanak Kaudh” the new royal name of late King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk

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