Archive for April, 2013


PM Hun Sen Presides Over the Signing Ceremony on the Exchange of Notes on Japan’s ODA

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen presides over here this morning the signing ceremony on the Exchange of Note of an Official Development Assistance (ODA) of the Government of Japan to the Royal

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NA President Samdech Heng Samrin Receives Cambodian Honorary Consul General to Zurich

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 – Cambodia’s National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin receives here yesterday H.E. Nay Chheng Hay, Honorary Consul General of the Royal Consulate General of Cambodia to Zurich, Switzerland.  Photo: Sin Sareth 

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PM Hun Sen Receive Secretary-General of ITU

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R) receives here on Apr. 29 visiting H.E. Dr. Hamadoun Touré, Secretary-General of International Telecommunication Union (ITU). Photo: Peou Kim Chan Rath    

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Outgoing Chinese Ambassador Bids Farewell to DPM Hor Namhong

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 – Outgoing Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Cambodia, H.E. Pan Guangxue (L), bids farewell here on Apr. 29 to Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Hor Namhong, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation,

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Thailand Trade Fair To Kick Off Early May

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 — Thailand Trade Exhibition 2013 will take place from May 02-05 at Koh Pich Convention and Exhibition Center, Phnom Penh, according to a press conference held here yesterday at the Royal Thai Embassy.

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Minister of Agriculture Receives French Ambassador to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 — Cambodia’s Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries H.E. Chan Sarun met here recently with H.E. Serge Mostura, French Ambassador to Cambodia, according to local media reports.

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Outgoing Malaysian Diplomat Bids Farewell to DPM Hor Namhong

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 – Outgoing Malaysian Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Datuk Modh Hussein (L) bids farewell here on Apr. 29 to Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Hor Namhong, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, upon he has

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DPM Tea Banh Hands Over Stamp to Newly-Appointed Siem Reap Governor

AKP Siem Reap, April 30, 2013 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Tea Banh (L), Minister of National Defense, hands over a stamp to newly-appointed Siem Reap Provincial Governor H.E. Maj. Gen. Khim Bunsong, while he was presiding over the transfer

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DPM Kong Sam Ol Inaugurates Religious Achievements

AKP Kampong Chhnang, April 30, 2013 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Kong Sam Ol, Minister of the Royal Palace, cuts white sacred thread on Apr. 29 to inaugurate religious achievements in Ek Raingsey pagoda at Boribor district, Kampong Chhnang province. Photo: Bai Sithon, AKP-Kampong Chhnang province  

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Cambodian Foreign Minister Meets Japanese Ambassador

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 — Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation held a talk here this morning with Ambassador of Japan to Cambodia H.E. Kumamaru Yuji.

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Cambodia, Japan Sign Exchange of Notes Worth Up to US$90 Million

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 — The Government of Japan has decided to extend its ODA Yen Loan with a total amount of 8,852 million, approximately equivalent to US$90 million, to the Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC).

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Foreign Minister Receives Chinese Ambassador

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 – Outgoing Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Pan Guangxue bade farewell to Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Hor Namhong, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, in Phnom Penh on Apr. 29.

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DPM Sok An Lauds Good Ties with China

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 — Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister in charge of the Office of the Council of Ministers H.E. Sok An on Sunday hailed good relations and cooperation between Cambodia and China, envisaging that the

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Four Political Parties Registered at NEC

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 — After the public announcement of the National Election Committee (NEC), four main political parties were registered on the first day of the registration period of political parties and their candidates to run for the upcoming Jul. 28 National Election.

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PM Hun Sen Receives ITU Secretary-General

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 — Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen met here yesterday at the Peace Palace with visiting Dr. Hamadoun Touré, Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).

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Cambodia Hosts ITU Asia-Pacific Regional Development Forum

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 — International Telecommunication Union Asia Pacific Regional Development Forum under the theme “Asia-Pacific: Smartly digital”, was opened here on Monday under the presidency of H.E. Sok An,

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Cambodia Urges Malaysia to Sign MoU on Protection of Migrant Workers’ Rights

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 — Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Hor Namhong has urged Malaysia to sign the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2013 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on April 30.

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PM Hun Sen Inaugurates a New Temple in Prey Veng Province

AKP Prey Veng, April 29, 2013​ – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen cuts white sacred thread this morning while he was presiding over the inauguration ceremony of a new temple at Pur Mongkul Pagoda at Mesang district, Prey Veng province. Photo: Chey Phoumipul    

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PM Hun Sen Meets a Parliamentarian of Azerbaijan

AKP Phnom Penh, April 29,2013​ ​– Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R) meets here on Apr. 27 with a visiting H.E. Asaf Hajiyev, Member of Parliament of Azerbaijan. Photo: Kok Ky (Council of Ministers)    

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