Archive for November, 2016


Finance Minister Presides Over Awards Ceremony for Essay Competition

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2016 – Cambodia’s Senior Minister and Minister of Economy and Finance H.E. Aun Porn Moniroth (Front, pic. 1) presides over the Awards Ceremony for Essay Competition under the topic

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Tourism Minister Urges Henan to Increase Direct Flights to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2016 – Cambodia’s Minister of Tourism H.E. Thong Khon has asked the Chinese province of Henan to expand direct flights to Cambodia in order to boost more tourists. H.E. Minister made the request while meeting here yesterday evening with visiting Henan Vice Governor Mr. Zhang Guangzhi, said the ministry’s news release.

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Traffic-related Death Rate Decreases by 15 Percent

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2016 – Road fatalities have seen a decrease by 15 percent during 12 months, pointed out a report of the Department of Traffic Police and Public Order of the General Commissariat of National Police.

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Phnom Penh Governor Meets New Singaporean Ambassador

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2016 – Phnom Penh Municipal Governor H.E. Pa Socheatevong met here yesterday with newly appointed Singaporean Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Michael Tan Keng Siong.

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Japan Wishes to Establish “Khmer Town” in Japan

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2016 – Japan is willing to establish a Cambodian city called “Khmer Town” where Cambodian people who are studying or attending training in Japan can stay temporarily.

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Cambodia Hosts 2nd Political Consultative Meeting on Development Cooperation with S. Korea

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2016 – Cambodia’s Secretary of State for Economy and Finance H.E. Vongsey Vissoth (pic. 1) presides over the 2nd Political Consultative Meeting on Cambodia-Republic of Korea Development Cooperation held in Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Suos Savy

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H.E. Aun Porn Moniroth Meets World Bank’s Chief Economist

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2016 – Cambodia’s Senior Minister and Minister of Economy and Finance H.E. Aun Porn Moniroth (R, pic. 1) meets here on Nov. 29 with Mr. Sudhir Shetty, Chief Economist of the East Asia and Pacific Region of the World Bank. Photo: Suos Savy

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PM To Preside over the Opening of Cambodia-China Business and Investment Forum Tomorrow

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2016 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, will preside over the opening ceremony of Cambodia-China Business and Investment Forum and Financial Development Forum at Garden City Hotel in Phnom Penh tomorrow.

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Information Minister Presides Over Roundtable Discussion on Social Media Users and Ethics

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2016 – Cambodia’s Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (pic. 1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over the Roundtable Discussion on “Social Media Users and Ethics: The Role of Media in Cambodia” organised here this morning by the Club of Cambodian Journalists (CCJ) and supported by Konrad Adenauer [...]

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Samdech Heng Samrin Receives Heads of APA Member Parliament Delegations

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2016 – Cambodian National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, President of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA), received heads of delegations of 25 APA member parliaments, prior to the inaugural ceremony of the 9th APA Plenary Session held in Siem Reap province on Nov. 28 afternoon.

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Cambodian PM Receives Vietnamese Government Inspector General

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2016 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, received here yesterday afternoon visiting Government Inspector General of Vietnam H.E. Phan Van Sau, at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh.

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Commerce Ministry Hosts 7th CEO Breakfast

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2016 – Cambodia’s Ministry of Commerce hosted here yesterday the 7th CEO Breakfast which is a series of informal discussion between the public and private sector, under the chairmanship of its Minister H.E. Pan Sorasak. According to the ministry’s news release, H.E. Ms. Tekreth Kamrang, Secretary of State; H.E. Sok [...]

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2016 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, November 30.

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Cambodian NA President Meets President of Senate of Pakistan

AKP Siem Reap, November 29, 2016 – Cambodia’s National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (R, pic. 1), President of Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA), greets visiting

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Cambodian NA President Receives Member of Supreme People’s Assembly of North Korea

AKP Siem Reap, November 29, 2016 – Cambodia’s National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin (R, pic. 1), President of Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA), receives this morning in

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H.E. Chhour Chandoeun Presides Over the Inauguration of Children Amusement Park and a School Building

AKP Kampong Chhnang, November 29, 2016 – Kampong Chhnang Provincial Governor H.E. Chhour Chandoeun (pic. 1) cuts red ribbon to inaugurate a children’s amusement park and a school building in Kampong Chhnang provincial city on Nov. 28. Photo: Kampong Chhnang Provincial Department of Information    

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Gen. Kun Kim Visits More Than 1,000 Veterans in Preah Vihear Province

AKP Preah Vihear, November 29, 2016 – Four-star General Kun Kim (L, Front, pic. 1), Deputy Commander in Chief of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF) and Secretary General of Cambodia Veteran Association, holds a get-together with 1,563 veterans in Preah Vihear province this morning. Photo: Tith Sror    

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PM Hun Sen Receives Government Inspector General of Vietnam

AKP Phnom Penh, November 29, 2016 – Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (R, pic. 1) shakes hands with visiting Government Inspector General of Vietnam H.E. Phan Van Sau, prior to their meeting at the Peace Palace, Phnom Penh this afternoon. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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Environment Minister Presides Over the Opening of a Workshop

AKP Phnom Penh, November 29, 2016 – Minister of Environment H.E. Say Samal (pic. 1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over here this morning the opening ceremony of a workshop to assess the fulfillment of functions transferred to sub-national administrations. Photo: Khem Sovannara  

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Voter Registration Extended for Another Day

AKP Phnom Penh, November 29, 2016 – The three-month computerised voter registration was extended for one more day, i.e. Nov. 30 in all the registration offices in the 1,633 communes/Sangkat across Cambodia.

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