Archive for March, 2014


Two Foreign Ambassadors Bid Farewell to Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen

AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2014 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen received separately outgoing Brunei Darussalam Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Shaikh Hj Fadilah Shaikh Hj Ahmad and Lao Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Yaseng Lao who finished their diplomatic mission in Cambodia at the Peace Palace.

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CMAC Receives Over US$ 150,000 from Japan’s Komatsu Ltd.

AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2014 — Cambodia Mine Action Center (CMAC) recently received US$ 150,000 US from Japan’s Komatsu Ltd for mine clearance activities and infrastructure development at local areas that mines have just been cleared.

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Outgoing Ambassador of Brunei Bids Farewell to PM Hun Sen

AKP, Phnom Penh, March 31, 2014— Outgoing Ambassador of Brunei Darussalam to Cambodia H.E. Shaikh Fadilah Shaikh Ahmad bids farewell here this morning to Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, after he has successfully fulfilled

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PM Hun Sen Receives Outgoing Lao Ambassador to Cambodia

AKP, Phnom Penh, March 31, 2014— Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen ( R ) receives at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh this morning outgoing Lao Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Yaseng Lao, after he has successfully fulfilled his

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H.E. Mam Bunheng Presides over the Inauguration Ceremony of Operations Smile Cambodia’s Smile Center

AKP, Phnom Penh, March 31, 2014— Cambodia’s Minister of Health H.E. Mam Bunheng presides over this morning the official inauguration ceremony of Operations Smile Cambodia’s Smile Center at the Khmer-Soviet Friendship Hospital in Phnom Penh. Photo: Ouk Sakhoeun

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H.E Vong Sondab Presides Over the Opening Workshop on Method and Procurement Procedure of City/District Administration

AKP, Phnom Penh, March 31, 2014— H.E Vong Sondab, Secretary of State of the Ministry of Economy and Finance presides over the opening workshop on Method and Procurement Procedure of City/District Administration held Today, Morning in Phnom Penh in order to

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Cycling for Fund Raising for Kantha Bopha Hospital

AKP, Preah Sihanouk, March 31, 2104— A group of cyclists of youth from the Union of Youth Federation of Cambodia (UYFC) together with the youth volunteers of Cambodian Red Cross and Youth Scouts of Cambodia to Preah Sihanouk province, ride bicycles in the province on

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First Ever Competition of National Robot 2014 Kicked off

AKP Phnom Penh March 31, 2014 – The first ever competition of national robot 2014, organized by the Department of National Television of Cambodia (TVK) in collaboration with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), has been kicked off.

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Cambodia Has Milled Rice Surplus of Three Million Tons in 2013

AKP, Phnom Penh, March 31, 2014 — Cambodia has a paddy rice surplus of 4,820,000 tons or equivalent to 3,080,000 tons of milled rice in 2013, up 1.96 percent compared to 2012, according to 2013 food balance assessment.

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PM Samdech Techo Hun Sen: Cambodia’s Agriculture Has Strong Potentiality

AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2014 – Cambodia’s agriculture has been having a strong potentiality and attracting massive investment scales, which has significantly contributed to the job creation, income and poverty alleviation of Cambodian people.

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UK Encourages CPP and CNRP to Continue the Talk

AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2014 — Britain expressed its support about the continuation of negotiation between the ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) and the main opposition Cambodian National Rescue Party (CNRP).

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

   AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2014 —    The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on March 31.

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New Polish Ambassador Presents Letter of Credentials to His Majesty the King

AKP Phnom Penh, March 29, 2014 – His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, received Letter of Credentials from H.E. Zenon Kuchciak, newly-appointed Ambassador of the Republic of Poland to the Kingdom of Cambodia, on Mar. 28 at the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh

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Prime Minister Orders To Cancel Land Concession Investment Projects Not Abide By Contracts

AKP Phnom Penh, March 29, 2014 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, ordered relevant ministries and institutions to take strict measures against any investment projects that do not abide by the contracts with the punishment or cancellation of the incentives

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Finance Minister Receives Vice President of ADB

AKP Phnom Penh, March 29, 2014 – A delegation of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) led by its Vice President for Operations 2 Mr. Stephen P. Groff was on a three-day visit in Cambodia on Mar. 26-28 to learn about the implementation of Cambodian Railway Rehabilitation Project

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5 Million-Tractor Assembly Plant in Kampong Speu Province Inaugurated

AKP Phnom Penh, March 28, 2014 – The US$5.3-million Belarus Mekong LCC, a tractor assembly plant in Kampong Speu province, some 50 kilometers west of Phnom Penh Capital City, was officially inaugurated on Mar. 27.

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The 4th Cambodia Industry-Handicraft Fair Kicked Off

AKP Phnom Penh March 28, 2014 – The Cambodia Industry-Handicraft Fair, organized by the Federation of Association for Small and Medium Enterprises of Cambodia (FASMEC), was kicked off here this morning at Koh Pich Convention and Exhibition Center.

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PM Hun Sen Presides Over the Closing Annual Meeting of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

AKP Phnom Penh, March 28, 2014 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen delivers his remarks while he was presiding over here this morning the closing ceremony of the annual meeting of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. Photo: Sin Sareth   

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Power Transfer Ceremony of Deputy Governor of Phnom Penh Municipality

AKP Phnom Penh, March 28, 2014 – Cambodia’s Secretary of State for Interior H.E. Sak Sitha presides over here this afternoon the power transfer ceremony of deputy governor of Phnom Penh Municipality.

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Appointment Ceremony of New Director of Preah Sihanouk Provincial Department of Land Management

AKP Preah Sihanouk, March 28, 2014 – Cambodia’s Secretary of State for Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction H.E Chhan Saphan addresses the participants while presiding over this morning in Preah Sihanoukville the appointment ceremony of Mr. Hun Phy as the

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