Archive for May, 2015


CCF To Build World-Standard School for Impoverished Children in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2015 – The Cambodian Children’s Fund (CCF) is planning to build a world-standard education facility, called the Neeson Cripps Academy (NCA), that will provide high-quality education to impoverished children in Cambodia.

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China Invests in Construction and Industrial Sectors in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2015 – China Sinomach Company in collaboration with Southeast Machinery Company of the People’s Republic of China have jointly established the China Sinomach Southeast Machinery (Cambodia) (CSSM) Co., Ltd.

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Some 144 Tons of Fish Die in Boeung Tonle Chhmar

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2015 — Some 144 tons of dead fish of different species in Boeung Tonle Chhmar have been recorded after a storm hit the region, according to local media reports.

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Cambodia Marks International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2015 – Cambodia held a ceremony to honor the United Nations peacekeepers who lost their lives in 2014 while serving the cause of peace on the occasion of the International Day of the United Nations Peacekeepers held this morning at the National Center for Peacekeeping Force, Mine and ERW Clearance (NPMEC) in Kampong Speu [...]

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NEC To Test New Voter Registration System in August or September

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2015 – The National Election Committee (NEC) of Cambodia will test a computerized voter registration system in August or September 2015, according to a press release issued recently.

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RGC, CRF Hold Discussion on Rice Issues

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2015 – Senior officials of the Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC) and the Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) held a meeting here on Tuesday to discuss and find solutions to rice issues.

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Finance Minister Meets Executive Director of World Bank

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2015 – Cambodia’s Minister of Economy and Finance H.E. Aun Porn Moniroth (R, pic.1) holds talks with visiting Mr. Sung-Soo Eun, Executive Director of World Bank, on May 28 in Phnom Penh. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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Experts from 40 Countries Provide Techniques of Raising Crocodiles to Cambodian Farmers

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2015 – The first East and South-East Asia Regional Meeting of the IUCN-SSC Crocodile Specialist Group was held this week in Siem Reap province of Cambodia.

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Cambodian PM Receives New Thai Ambassador

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2015 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, received newly appointed Thai Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Nuttavudh Phoisaro, this morning at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh.

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Another Satellite City To Be Built in Phnom Penh

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2015 – The Phnom Penh Municipality in collaboration with ING Holding Co., Ltd,, a private company, will build another satellite city in Phnom Penh’s Boeung Tumpun and Choeung Ek on a total area of 2,572 ha.

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PM Hun Sen Receives New Thai Ambassador to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2015 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (L, pic. 1) greets H.E. Nuttavudh Photisaro, newly appointed Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand to the Kingdom of Cambodia, prior to

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H.E. Bun Serey Presides Over Celebration of World No Tobacco Day 2015

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2015 – Phnom Penh Deputy Governor H.E. Bun Serey (pic.1) presides over here this morning the celebration of the World No Tobacco Day 2015 under the theme of “We Love Tobacco-free Environment.” Photo: Khem Sovannara & Sin Sareth

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Preah Sihanouk Police Chief Chairs a Monthly Meeting

AKP Preah Sihanouk, May 29, 2015 – Preah Sihanouk Provincial Police Chief Chuon Narin (C, pic.1) presides over this morning a meeting to review the work achievements of Preah Sihanouk Provincial Police in ensuring security and public order in May 2015. Photo: Ngo Somony  

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Seven New Cambodian Ambassadors Bid NA President Farewell

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2015 – Cambodia’s seven newly appointed ambassadors paid a farewell visit to National Assembly (NA) President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin at the NA Palace on Wednesday prior to their departure to fulfill their respective diplomatic missions.

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New RNK Director General Takes Office

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2015 – Cambodia’s Information Minister H.E. Khieu Kanharith (C, pic.1) hands over a stamp to H.E. Tun Sarath, newly appointed Director General of the National Radio of Cambodia (RNK), in replacement of H.E. Tan Yan (L, pic.1) who retired, in a ceremony held this morning at the ministry. Photo: Hun [...]

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Cambodia Achieves Millennium Development Goal on Hunger

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2015 – With the deadline approaching for achieving the world’s Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by the end of this year, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) announced Cambodia’s achievement of MDG 1.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2015 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, May 29.

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Cambodia, EU Sign EU Multiannual Indicative Program 2014-2020

AKP Phnom Penh, May 28, 2015 – Cambodia and the European Union (EU) signed here this afternoon at the Peace Palace the EU Multiannual Indicative Program (MIP) 2014-2020 for the EU’s cooperation with Cambodia under the witness of Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia.

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Cambodia, EU Sign EU Multiannual Indicative Program 2014-2020

AKP Phnom Penh, May 28, 2015 – Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Keat Chhon (R, pic.1), First Vice Chairman of the Council for the Development of Cambodia, and H.E. Jean-François Cautain, EU Ambassador to Cambodia, sign here this afternoon at the Peace

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Groundbreaking Ceremony to Repair Concrete Road in Preah Sihanoukville

AKP Preah Sihanouk, May 28, 2015 – Preah Sihanouk Provincial Governor H.E. Chhit Sokhon (pic.1) speaks to local residents while he was presiding over this morning the groundbreaking ceremony to repair a 240-meter concrete road located in Sangkat No.1 & 2 in Preah Sihanoukville, Preah Sihanouk province. Photo: Ngo Somony  

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