Archive for February, 2013


Nearly 20 Million Phones Used in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, February 28, 2013 — At the end of 2012, some 19.7 million mobile and fixed phones have been used in Cambodia, Minister of Posts and Telecommunications H.E. So Khun said here yesterday.

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NA President Receives Credentials from New Ambassador of Slovak Republic

AKP Phnom Penh, February 28, 2013 – Cambodia’s National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (L), Royal Representative of His Majesty King Norodom Sihamoni, receives credentials from newly-appointed Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to

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PM Hun Sen Meets UK Ambassador

AKP Phnom Penh, February 28, 2013 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (2nd L) holds a talk with UK Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Mark Gooding (2nd R) in the morning of Feb. 28 at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh. Photo: Chim Nary

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PM Hun Sen Presides Over the Closing Ceremony of the 21st Congress of Buddhist Monks

AKP Phnom Penh, February 28, 2013 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen addresses the participants while he was presiding over here on Feb. 27 the 21st Congress of the Cambodian Buddhist Monks. Photo: Chey Phoumipul

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Cambodian Premier Receives UK Ambassador

AKP Phnom Penh, February 28, 2013 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, received here this morning at the Peace Palace UK Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Mark Gooding.

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Information Ministry’s Public Services Launched

AKP Phnom Penh, February 28, 2013 — Cambodia’s Ministry of Information launched here yesterday at its annual meeting the implementation of the Joint Prakas (regulation) on Public Services of the ministry to generate income for the national budget.

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Confers Medals to Information Ministry’s Officials

AKP Phnom Penh, February 28, 2013 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith confers medals to the outstanding State civil servants while he was presiding over here this morning the closing ceremony of the annual meeting of the Information Ministry to review

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New Ambassador of Slovak Republic Presents Credentials to Cambodian NA President

AKP Phnom Penh, February 28, 2013 – Cambodian National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, Royal Representative of His Majesty King Norodom Sihamoni, received here this morning credentials from newly-appointed Ambassador of the Slovak Republic H.E. Vladimir Halgas.

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Cambodia-Vietnam Bilateral Trade Increases by 17 Percent in 2012

AKP Phnom Penh, February 28, 2013 – The bilateral trade between Cambodia and Vietnam saw an increase by 17 percent to US$3.3 billion in 2012 if compared with that of last year, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) quoted a report of the Vietnamese Trade Office in Cambodia as saying.

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8,000 Tons of Dried Cassava To Be Exported to China

AKP Phnom Penh, February 28, 2013 – The official announcement of the first 8,000 tons of dried cassava export to China by AVIC INTERNATIONAL was held here last week.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, February 28, 2013 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on February 28.

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Presides Over the 52nd Anniversary of the National Day of Kuwait

AKP Phnom Penh, February 27, 2013 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith addresses the participants while he was presiding over here on Tuesday evening the celebration of the 52nd Anniversary of the National Day and the 22nd Anniversary of the Liberation

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Ministry of Information Holds Its Annual Meeting

AKP Phnom Penh, February 27, 2013 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith presides over here this morning an annual meeting of the information ministry to review the work results of 2012 and set up new goals for 2013. Photo: Hun Yuth Kun 

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ECCC’s Budget for 2012-2013 Revised

AKP Phnom Penh, February 27, 2013 — The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC)’s budget for 2012-2013 was revised under the endorsement by the Group of Interested States, according to the ECCC’s press release issued yesterday.

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Cambodian Premier Receives Serbian Foreign Minister

AKP Phnom Penh, February 27, 2013 — Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen received here yesterday afternoon at the Peace Palace visiting Foreign Minister of the Republic of Serbia H.E. Ivan Mrkic.

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Cambodia’s Media Sector Is Developing

AKP Phnom Penh, February 27, 2013 — Cambodia’s media sector is developing and contributes an important part to the country’s development, H.E. Khieu Kanharith, Minister of Information said at the ministry’s annual meeting this morning.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, February 27, 2013 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on February 27. 

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NA President Meets Serbian Foreign Minister

AKP Phnom Penh, February 26, 2013 – Cambodia’s National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (R) warmly receives H.E. Ivan Mrkic, visiting Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia, in the afternoon of Feb. 26 in Phnom Penh. Photo: Sin Sareth

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PM Hun Sen Receives Visiting Foreign Minister of Serbia

 AKP Phnom Penh, February 26, 2013 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R) holds a talk with visiting Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia H.E. Ivan Mrkic in the afternoon of Feb. 26 in Phnom Penh. Photo: Peou Kim Chanrath 

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Cambodia, Serbia Sign a MoU on Bilateral Consultations

AKP Phnom Penh, February 26, 2013 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (R) and visiting Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia H.E. Ivan Mrkic sign here this morning the Memorandum of

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DPM Hor Namhong Meets His Serbian Counterpart

AKP Phnom Penh, February 26, 2013 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (L) shakes hands with visiting Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia H.E. Ivan Mrkic prior to their bilateral meeting in the

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Cambodian Minister of Culture and Fine Arts Celebrates Meak Bochea Day

AKP Phnom Penh, February 26, 2013 – Cambodian Minister of Culture and Fine Arts H.E. Him Chhem together with Cambodian people offer foods and other offerings to Buddhist monks to mark the annual religious ceremony (Meak Bochea Day) held on the top hill of Preah

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PM Hun Sen Presides Over the Inauguration Ceremony of Kirirom-III Hydro Power Plant

AKP Phnom Penh, February 26, 2013 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen presses a button to operate the Kirirom-III hydro power plant at Sre Ambel district, Koh Kong province while he was presiding over the inauguration ceremony held

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