Archive for April, 2015


H.E. Ms. Khuon Sudary Presides Over Closing Ceremony of 2nd ICAPP Workshop on Human Trafficking

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 – H.E. Ms. Khuon Sudary (pic.1) , Second Vice President of the Cambodian Red Cross, addresses the participants while she was presiding over the closing ceremony of 2nd International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP) Workshop on Human Trafficking held on April 30 in Phnom Penh. Photo: Sin Sareth

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Meets a Former Singer

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 – Cambodia’s Information Minister H.E. Khieu Kanharith (2nd R, pic.1) receives Mr. Tith Vicheka, a former singer, this afternoon at the ministry. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Distributes Donations to Children with Intellectual Disabilities

AKP Kandal, April 30, 2015 – Cambodia’s Information Minister H.E. Khieu Kanharith (2nd R, pic.1) hands over a donation to a child with an intellectual disability while he was presiding over a get-together with children with intellectual disabilities held this morning in Takhmao town, Kandal province. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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Storm Windy Hits Five Districts and City in Banteay Meanchey Province

AKP Banteay Meanchey, April 30, 2015 – Storm windy hits five districts and city of Banteay Meanchey province in the evening of April 29, destroying and damaging 378 houses, markets, schools, and many other properties, and injuring four people. Photo: Chhun Sarath

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Ordination for 700 Youths on the Occasion of Visak Bochea Day

AKP Siem Reap, April 30, 2015 – Buddhist monks ordain some young men in a ceremony held from April 29 to May 03 in Siem Reap province to ordain 700 Cambodian youths on the occasion of Visak Bochea Day, which marks the birth, enlightenment, and nirvana day of Master Buddha. Photo: Hang Seak

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H.E. Sar Kheng Presides Over the 4th COMMIT Inter-Ministerial Meeting

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 – Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior H.E. Sar Kheng (pic. 1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over here this morning the 4th Coordinated Mekong Ministerial Initiative against Trafficking (COMMIT) Inter-Ministerial Meeting. Photo: Sin Sareth

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Senate Approves Three Draft Laws

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 – The Senate of Cambodia, in its extraordinary session of the third legislature held here this morning under the presidency of its Acting President H.E. Say Chhum, approved unanimously three draft laws

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Cambodia Hosts International Seminar on State Capacity for Public Reform

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 — Cambodia, in collaboration with Korea Research Institute and University of New South Wales of Australia, has recently organized an international seminar on State Capacity for Public Reform here in Phnom Penh.

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Kampot Prepares for 4th Sea Festival

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 – Cambodia is preparing for the 4th Sea Festival in the coastal Kampot province which will be bigger than its preceding ones.

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Cambodian Minister of Commerce Receives IFC Delegation

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 — Cambodia’s Senior Minister and Minister of Commerce H.E. Sun Chanthol held talks here yesterday with representatives of the International Finance Corporation (IFC), said the ministry’s news release.

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PPWSA Awarded by Europe Business Assembly

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 — Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority (PPWSA) has just received Best Enterprise Award and Manager of the Year – an international recognition 2015 from Europe Business Assembly.

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Policy to Promote SMEs in Cambodia on its Way

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 – Ministry of Industry and Handicraft in collaboration with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is developing policy to encourage small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Cambodia.

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Cambodia To Hold Mountain Bike Series 2015 in May

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 – The Cambodia Mountain Bike Series 2015 will take place from May to December in different locations in the country, H.E. Vath Chamroeun, Secretary General of the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia, told a press conference on Wednesday.

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NEC Finalizes Draft Royal Decree to Register its Staff as Civil Servants

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 – The National Election Committee (NEC) has finalized a draft royal decree to register its 300 staff as civil servants, according to a NEC’s press release made public yesterday.

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ECCC Appoints New International Judge in the Pre-Trial Chamber and Reserve International Co-Prosecutor

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 – Mr. Olivier Beauvallet (France) has been appointed as new International Judge to serve in the Pre-Trial Chamber, and Ms. Brenda Hollis (USA) as new Reserve International Co-Prosecutor at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC).

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NACD Delegation Concludes Visit in Laos

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 – A high level delegation of the National Authority for Combating Drugs (NACD) led by Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of NACD H.E. Ke Kim Yan concluded its official visit to Laos on April 28.

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Russian Ambassador Invites Cambodian Defense Minister to Visit Moscow

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 – Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Defense H.E. Tea Banh has met here recently with Russian Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Dmitry Tsvetkov, said the Ministry of National Defense on its website.

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MPWT, KOICA Organize Inception Workshop for Port Logistics Development in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 — The Cambodian Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MPWT) and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) jointly organized the inception workshop for Feasibility Study on Waterway Improvement for Port Logistics Development in Cambodia, on Tuesday at Raffles Hotel Le Royal, Phnom Penh.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2015 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, April 30.

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DPM Men Sam An Departs for Commemoration of the 40th Anniversary of Liberation of South Vietnam

AKP Phnom Penh, April 29, 2015 – Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Ms. Men Sam An, Minister of National Assembly-Senate Relations and Inspection, left here this afternoon for Vietnam to attend the commemoration of the 40th anniversary of the liberation of South Vietnam to be held on April 30.

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