Archive for May, 2013


Youths from 24 Countries Attend the ASEAN Youth Forum 2013

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2013 – Youth delegates from 24 member countries of Asian Youth Council including Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China, Malaysia, Mongolia, South Korea… gathered here for the Asian Youth Forum 2013 from May 31 to June 2, 2013. The opening ceremony of the three-day forum was held this morning under the presidency of Samdech Akka Moha Sena 

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PM Hun Sen Presides Over the Asian Youth Forum 2013

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2013 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen addresses the audiences here this morning while he was presiding over the Asian Youth Forum (AYF) 2013 “Youth and Peace: Strengthening Peace, Stability and

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DPM Men Sam An Inaugurates Religious Achievements

AKP Preah Sihanoukville, May 31, 2013 – Cambodia’s Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Lok Chumteav Men Sam An, Minister of the National Assembly-Senate Relations and Inspection, presides over this morning the inauguration ceremony of religious achievements at Pring 

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Cambodia, Poland Sign an Agreement on the Settlement of Debt

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2013 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Keat Chhon (R), Minister of Economy and Finance, and Polish Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Jerzy Bayer, exchange notes here on May 30 after both sides signed an Agreement on the Settlement of

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DPM Keat Chhon Chairs a Meeting of Public Financial Management Reform Commission

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2013 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Keat Chhon, Minister of Economy and Finance, chairs here on May 30 a meeting of Public Financial Management Reform Commission. Photo: Hun Yuth Kun  

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Tourist Cruise Ship “Dawn Princess” Docks at Preah Sihanoukville International Seaport

AKP Preah Sihanouk, May 31, 2013 – The tourist cruise ship “Dawn Princess” with some 2,000 multi-national tourists on board docks at Preah Sihanoukville International Seaport this morning for a visit to the Kingdom of Cambodia.

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UNODC Appreciates Cambodia’s Drug Addiction Treatments

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2013 – Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister Gen. Ke Kim Yan, President of the National Authority for Combating Drugs (NACD) met here on May 30 with visiting Dr. Gilberto Gerra, Chief of Drug Prevention and Health Branch

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Cambodian Health Minister Meets with Clinton Foundation Board Member

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2013 — Cambodian Health Minister H.E. Dr. Mam Bunheng met here on May 29 with Ms. Chelsea Clinton, a Clinton Foundation Board Member and daughter of former U.S. President Bill Clinton.

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Insurance Premiums Increase by 30% in Q1

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2013 – In the first quarter of 2013, the general insurance sector in Cambodia earned some US$12 million, up 30 percent compared with the same period last year, indicated the General Insurance Association of Cambodia (GIAC).

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Tourism Subject Included in High School’s Curriculum of Grades 11-12

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2013 – The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (MoEYS) has included tourism subject in high school’s curriculum of grades 11 and 12 across the nation.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

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

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Acting President of Cambodia National Rescue Party Would Face a Demonstration

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2013 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen said H.E. Kem Sokha, Acting President of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), would face a demonstration over his recent comment that Tuol

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PM Hun Sen and His Spouse Preside Over the Inauguration Ceremony of a New Temple in Kampong Cham Province

AKP Kampong Cham, May 30, 2013​ – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen accompanied by his spouse cuts white sacred thread this morning to inaugurate a new temple at Mongkul Vong pagoda in Kampong Cham province’s Thbong Khmum district. Photo: Chey Phoumipul

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PM Hun Sen Presides Over the Opening Ceremony of 2013 Joint Conference of Confucius Institutes in Asia

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2013​ – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen presides over at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh on May 29 the Opening Ceremony of the 2013 Joint Conference of Confucius Institutes in Asia. Photo: Chey Phoumipul  

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PM Hun Sen Receives a Delegation of Confucius Institute Headquarters

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2013 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R) receives here on May 29 a delegation of Confucius Institute Headquarters led by its Chief Executive Ms. Xu Lin, Advisor of the Government of the People’s Republic of China. Photo: Poeu Kim Chanrath  

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PM Hun Sen Receives Chief Executive of Confucius Institute Headquarters

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2013 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, received here yesterday at the Peace Palace visiting Mrs. Dr. Xu Lin, Chief Executive of Confucius Institute

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National Assembly Condemns Opposition CNRP Acting President Kem Sokha’s Allegation

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2013 — Lawmakers from Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) have released a motion condemning Acting President of Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) H.E. Kem Sokha who has recently alleged that Tuol Sleng prison (S-21)

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Ministry of Land Management and Cambodia Constructors Association Sign Cooperation MoU

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2013 – The Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction and Cambodia Constructors Association (CCA) on May 29 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to exchange experiences so as to boost the

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Senate First Vice President Receives President of Swiss Council of State

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2013 – Cambodia’s Senate First Vice President H.E. Say Chhum received here on May 27 visiting Swiss Council of State (Senate) delegation led by its President H.E. Filippo Lombardi.

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CRC Signs MoU with Happy Tree Social Services

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2013 – Phnom Penh Red Cross Branch and Happy Tree Social Services have signed here a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on partnership cooperation.

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