Archive for June, 2014


Japan Provides US$143 Million to Cambodia for Socio-Economic Development

AKP Phnom Penh, June 30, 2014 – The Government of Japan has decided to provide its ODA Grant Aid and Yen Loan worth in total over US$143 million for socio-economic development in Cambodia.

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Cambodia, Japan To Deepen Bilateral Relations and Cooperation

AKP Phnom Penh, June 30, 2014 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Hor Namhong held bilateral talks here this morning with visiting Japanese Foreign Minister H.E. Fumio Kishida.

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NA President Meets New Ambassador of Brunei

AKP Phnom Penh, June 30, 2014 – Cambodia’s President of the National Assembly Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (R) warmly receives this morning in Phnom Penh newly-appointed Ambassador of Brunei to Cambodia H.E. Pengiran Kasmirhan. Photo: Sin Sareth  

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PM Hun Sen and Japanese Foreign Minister Cut Red Ribbon to Inaugurate ÆON Shopping Mall

AKP Phnom Penh, June 30, 2014 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (C) and visiting Japanese Foreign Minister H.E. Fumio Kishida (L) cut red ribbon to inaugurate ÆON Shopping Mall in Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Chim Nary  

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Cambodian, Japanese FMs Hold Joint Press Conference

AKP Phnom Penh, June 30, 2014 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Hor Namhong (R) and visiting Japanese Foreign Minister H.E. Fumio Kishida hold a joint press conference after their bilateral talk in

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H.E. Hang Chuon Naron Presides over the Hand-Over Ceremony of Books “Cambodia’s First Lady” To National Institute of Education

AKP Phnom Penh, June 30, 2014 – Cambodia’s Minister of Education, Youth and Sports, H.E. Hang Chuon Naron, presides over here this morning the hand-over ceremony of books “Samdech Kittiprittbandit Bun Rany Hun Sen, the First Lady of Cambodia” to the National

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Preah Sihanouk Governor Holds a Get-Together with Cambodian Migrant Workers

AKP Preah Sihanouk, June 30, 2014 – H.E. Chhit Sokhon, Governor of Preah Sihanouk province holds a get-together in Preah Sihanoukville on June 29 with some 66 Cambodian migrant workers who had just returned from Thailand. Photo: Ngo Somony, AKP-Preah Sihanouk province  

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PM Optimistic about Increasing Number of Japanese Investors to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, June 30, 2014 – Cambodia is expected to receive more and more Japanese investors after the inauguration of ÆON Mall, said Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen.

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Training Course for National Park Rangers

AKP Siem Reap, June 30, 2014 – Cambodia’s Ministry of Tourism organizes a training course for national park rangers to become tourism community core trainers.

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NA President Meets New Ambassador of Brunei

AKP Phnom Penh, June 30, 2014 – Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, President of the National Assembly (NA), received here this morning newly-appointed Ambassador of Brunei to Cambodia H.E. Pengiran Kasmirhan.

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Child Participation Guideline Officially Kick-Started

AKP Phnom Penh, June 30, 2014 – Cambodia National Council for Children on June 30 in Phnom Penh launched the first-ever decision on guideline for applying child participation to promote quality engagement of children to meaningfully voice their concern.

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OPINION: Professor Surya P. Subedi’s Press Statement “The dogs bark and the caravan passes”

AKP Phnom Penh, June 30, 2014 – When Professor Surya P. Subedi spoke about “the political deadlock” he does not mean the deadlock in the setting up and the functioning of the Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC).

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US$205-Million Super Mall Inaugurated

AKP Phnom Penh, June 30, 2014 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia and visiting Japanese Foreign Minister H.E. Fumio Kishida presided over here this morning the inauguration ceremony of the US$205-million ÆON Mall in Phnom Penh.

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A Thai Company Proposes Underground Mall Construction in PP

AKP Phnom Penh, June 30, 2014 – Trade International Company from Thailand late last week presented its master plan to construct underground mall in Phnom Penh to concerned authorities at the municipality hall.

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Cambodia’s Trading Value Increases by 17% for the First 5 Months

AKP Phnom Penh, June 30, 2014 – Cambodia witnesses 17 percent (or US$7.3 billion) increase of its total trading value for the first five months of 2014 comparing to the same period in 2013, according to the latest figures shared by the Ministry of Commerce.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, June 30, 2014 —   The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on June 30.

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King Visits and Distributes Donations to Poor Farmers in Kampong Speu Province

AKP Kampong Speu, June 28, 2014 – His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, this morning visits and gives donations to 441 poor families in Veal Pon commune, Oudong district, Kampong Speu province. Photo: Som Rithy    

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CPP Celebrates Its 63rd Founding Anniversary

AKP Phnom Penh, June 28, 2014 – Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) holds a meeting to mark its 63rd founding anniversary under the presidency of Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (L, pic.1), CPP Honorary President, and Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo

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DPM Sok An Presides Over Closing Ceremony of Asia-Pacific Regional Scout Workshop on Adult Support

AKP Phnom Penh, June 28, 2014 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister in charge of the Office of the Council of Ministers H.E. Sok An presides over the Closing Ceremony of Asia-Pacific Regional Scout Workshop on Adult Support, on June 27 in Phnom Penh. Photo: Pich Narith  

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CPP Re-affirms Cambodia’s Sustainability and Regularity

AKP Phnom Penh, June 28, 2014 – The ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) has re-affirmed the sustainability of the state and the regularity of the people’s socio-economic life although the main opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) continues boycotting the National Assembly sessions.

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