Archive for September, 2013


PM Hun Sen: Human Capital Is a Main Drive for Sustainable Economic Growth

AKP Phnom Penh, September 30, 2013 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, said good education is a key to settle all socio-economic problems.

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King Norodom Sihamoni Visits and Gives Donation to Flood Victims in Kep

AKP Phnom Penh, September 30, 2013 – His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, visited flood victims in Kep, a costal province of Cambodia, on Sept. 28.

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Another Bank Opens for Business in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, September 30, 2013 – The Cambodia Post Bank (CPB), a joint venture investment between Canadia Bank, a leading commercial bank in Cambodia, and Fullerton Financial Holdings, a Singapore Corp, launched its operation in Cambodia last Thursday at Koh Pich’s City Hall, Phnom Penh.

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NA President Holds Kan Ben Festival

AKP Phnom Penh, September 30, 2013 – Like other Cambodian Buddhist followers across the country, Cambodia’s National Assembly  Samdech AkkaMoha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin accompanied by his spouse and relatives together with other

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PM Hun Sen Reads a Message on the Occasion of New Academic Year 2013-2014

AKP Phnom Penh, September 30, 2013 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen reads a message this morning on the occasion of the new academic year (2013-2014). Photo: Chey Phoumipul

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith and His Spouse Preside Over the Closing Ceremony of the National Modern Music Contest Festival 2013

AKP Phnom Penh, September 30, 2013 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (R) hands over a Cup to a winner while he and his spouse were presiding over the closing ceremony of the National Modern Music Contest Festival 2013 in PhnomPenh on Sept. 29. Photo: Sin Sareth

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Economy and Finance Minister Meets JICA’s Senior Representative to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, September 30, 2013 – Cambodia’s newly-appointed Minister of Economy and Finance, H.E. Aun Porn Moniroth (R), meets here this morning with Mr.Hiroshi IZAKI, Senior Representative of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Cambodia Office. Photo: Hun Yuth Kun

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Phnom Penh Governor Chairs the 52nd Plenary Meeting of Phnom Penh Municipal Council

AKP Phnom Penh, September 30, 2013 – Phnom Penh Municipal Governor H.E. Pa Socheat Vong (Center) chairs here this morning the 52nd Plenary Meeting of Phnom Penh Municipal Council’s first mandate. Photo: Ok Sokhoeun

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Thai Health Officers Learn about Health System in Siem Reap Province

AKP Siem Reap, September 30, 2013 – A group of health officers from six eastern provinces of Thailand including Surin, Sisaket,  Sa Kaeo, Ubon andChonburi visits on Sept. 26 Siem Reap province of Cambodia to study the health system in the province. Photo: Hang Seak, AKP-Siem Reap province    

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Government’s Circular on First Year Commemoration Day for Late King-Father Norodom Sihanouk

AKP Phnom Penh, September 30, 2013 — The Royal Government of Cambodia has issued a circular for the entire Cambodian nation to observe the First Year Commemoration Day for the Late King-Father Norodom Sihanouk, who passed away one year ago on Oct. 15.

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Floods by Rains and Rising Water in the Rivers Going on

AKP Phnom Penh, September 30, 2013 — At least 23 people have lost their lives by the current flash floods and rising water level in rivers in Cambodia as of Sept. 27, reported the National Committee for Disaster Management.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

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

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Royal Government of Cambodia: Political Platform of the Royal Government of Cambodia of the Fifth Legislature of the National Assembly

AKP Phnom Penh, September 28, 2013 –

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Royal Government’s Alert of Possible Floods

AKP Phnom Penh, September 27, 2013 – The Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC) alerted this afternoon local people to the possibility of flash floods along the Mekong, Tonle Sap, and Bassac rivers.

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The Permanent Security Command Committee for the Elections Ends Its Mission

AKP Phnom Penh, September 27, 2013 – The Permanent Security Command Committee for the Elections (PSCCE) has issued a statement, announcing the end of its mission.

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Myanmar’s President Congratulates PM Hun Sen

AKP Phnom Penh, September 27, 2013 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has received a congratulatory message from H.E. Thein Sein, President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar.

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Floods Hit 7 Provinces and Kill 20 People

AKP Phnom Penh, September 27, 2013 – Seven provinces – Stung Treng, Kratie, Kampong Cham, Kampong Thom, Banteay  Meanchey,  Oddar Meanchey, and Preah Vihear - have been inundated by floods, claiming at least 20 lives during the past two weeks, Keo Vy, Chief of

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Three More New Ministers Take Office

AKP Phnom Penh, September 27, 2013 – At least three newly-appointed ministers of the Royal Government of Cambodia of the fifth legislature of the National Assembly took office this morning.

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith: Violation of Laws and Constitution Are Not Freedom of Expression

AKP Phnom Penh, September 27, 2013 – Cambodian Minister of Information, H.E. Khieu Kanharith, has reminded the mass media that the rebuke of speech as well as the violation of laws and Constitution were not the freedom of expression.

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Three Provinces Receive Awards on Transparency and Citizen Friendliness of Administration

AKP Phnom Penh, September 27, 2013 – Three provinces have received awards on the competition for “More Transparency and Citizen Friendliness of the Administration Capital and Provinces in Cambodia” from the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS).

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Cambodian Youths Residing in Korea Attend 2013 ASEAN-Korea Youth Workshop

AKP Phnom Penh, September 27, 2013 – Cambodian university and graduate school students residing in Korea, along with their counterparts from other ASEAN member countries and Korea will attend a three-day ASEAN-Korea Youth Workshop on “A Path to Cleaner, Greener, Sustainable Development – Sharing Korea’s Experience,” from Sept. 27 to 29, at the International Youth

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Cambodia To Hold a Mass Vaccination Campaign for Dogs Next Week

AKP Phnom Penh, September 27, 2013 – Cambodia will hold a mass vaccination campaign for dogs early next week in Kampong Cham province to mark the World Rabies Day 2013 (Sept. 28), according to a joint press release of the Ministry of Health (MoH) and World Health Organization (WHO).

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New Minister of Posts and Telecommunications Takes Office

AKP Phnom Penh, September 27, 2013 – Newly-appointed Minister of Posts and Telecommunications H.E. Prak Sokhonn (L) receives a stamp from Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior H.E. Sar Kheng, during a power transfer ceremony held here this morning. Photo: Chim Nary  

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