Archive for May, 2017


Senior Minister Prak Sokhonn Hands over Financial Compensation to Family of a Late Peacekeeper

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2017 – Senior Minister Prak Sokhonn (L, pic. 1), Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, hands over here on May 31 financial compensation to the family of Sergeant Major Luy Bunlong, a construction operator, who died of malaria early this year while on a UN peacekeeping mission in Central [...]

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NPMEC Director General Meets a French Military Professor

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2017 – H.E. Gen. Sem Sovanny, Director General of the National Centre for Peacekeeping Forces, Mine and Explosive Remnants of War Clearance (NPMEC), received here on Monday Lt. Col. Valerie Richard, Chief Executive of Parachute Engineering Regiment ​Unit 17 from Paris, France.

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Preah Sihanouk Provincial State Servants and Armed Forces Donate Blood for Emergency Rescue

AKP Preah Sihanouk, May 31, 2017 – Preah Sihanouk provincial state servants and armed forces led by Provincial Governor H.E. Yun Min (R, pic. 1) this morning voluntarily donate their blood to the blood transfusion centre at the provincial referral hospital for emergency rescue. Photo: Ngo Somony

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Prey Veng Marks 68th Anniversary of International Children’s Day

AKP Prey Veng, May 31, 2017 – H.E. Chea Somethy (pic. 1), Governor of Prey Veng province, addresses the participants while he was presiding over the celebration of the 68th anniversary of the International Children’s Day (June 1), the 16th anniversary of the World Day against Child Labour (June 12) and the Cambodian Children’s Day [...]

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Phnom Penh, Kanagawa Boost Cooperation on Environment

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2017 – Phnom Penh Deputy Governor H.E. Ieng Aunny held talks here recently with an advisor of Japan’s deputy minister of education, culture, sports, science and technology on the project of Joint Crediting Mechanism (JCM) between Phnom Penh capital and Kanagawa city of Japan.

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DPM Yim Chhay Ly Holds a Get-Together with Footwear Factory Workers in Kampong Cham

AKP Kampong Cham, May 31, 2017 – Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Yim Chhal Ly (C, pic. 1), Chairman of the Council for Agricultural and Rural Development, holds a get-together with footwear factory workers at Cheung Prey district, Kampong Cham province this morning. Photo: Khem Sovannara

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Kampong Chhnang Governor Marks International Children’s Day

AKP Kampong Chhnang, May 31, 2017 – Kampong Chhnang Provincial Governor H.E. Chhour Chandoeun (C, pic. 1) presides over the celebration of the 68th anniversary of the International Children’s Day (June 1), the 16th anniversary of the World Day against Child Labour (June 12) and the Cambodian Children’s Day 2017, held at Rolear Pa-ir district [...]

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Commerce Ministry Supports Creation of Collective Trademark for Memut Pepper

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2017 – The Ministry of Commerce announced here yesterday to support the creation of a collective trademark for Memut pepper in order to boost the export of Cambodian pepper.

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PM Calls for More Favorable Conditions for Children

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2017 – Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has called on all concerned parties to provide favorable conditions for children to take part in social activities with quality and effectiveness at the national, sub-national, regional and international levels.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2017 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, May 31.

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PM Congratulates Cambodian Muslim Community on Ramadan

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2017 – Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has congratulated the Muslim community in the country on the occasion of Ramadan.

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Labour Minister Presides over the Opening of Inter-regional Technical Forum on Skills for Trade, Employability and Inclusive Growth

AKP Siem Reap, May 30, 2017 – Cambodia’s Minister of Labour and Vocational Training H.E. Ith Samheng (pic. 1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over this morning the opening ceremony of the two-day Inter-regional Technical Forum on Skills for Trade, Employability and Inclusive Growth held in Siem Reap provincial city. Photo: Khem Sovannara

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Second Vice President of CMAA Receives Japanese Engineering Delegation

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2017 – H.E. Gen. Sem Sovanny (C, pic. 1), Second Vice President of Cambodian Mine Action and Victim Assistance Authority (CMAA) and Director General of the National Centre for Peacekeeping Forces, Mine and Explosive Remnants of War Clearance (NPMEC), holds a working meeting with a visiting engineering delegation of the [...]

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His Majesty the King Appeals to Compatriots to Go to Vote

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2017 – His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, has in a recent royal message called on all his eligible compatriots to go to the polls this Sunday.

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H.E. Prak Sokhonn Gives Lecture on Current World Situation and Priorities of Cambodia’s Foreign Policy

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2017 – Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn (pic. 1) gives a lecture on current world situation and priorities of Cambodia’s foreign policy for students and youths of the Union of Youth Federations of Cambodia (UYFC) at Cambodia-Japan Cooperation Centre, Phnom Penh this [...]

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Cambodia To Participate in 2017 Francophone Games in Ivory Coast

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2017 – Cambodia will dispatch a 25-member delegation to Ivory Coast to take part in the 8th Francophone Games scheduled to be held in Abidjan from July 21 to 30, 2017, H.E. Bou Chumserey, Under Secretary of State for Education, Youth and Sports, told local media recently.

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, May 30, 2017 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, May 30.

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MLVT Supports Human Resource Training of CDRI

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2017 – Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training (MLVT) has expressed its support to human resource training of Cambodia Development Research Institute (CDRI).

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GDCE Director General Presides Over the Opening of WCO Leadership and Management Development Workshop

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2017 – Director General of Customs and Excise of Cambodia H.E. Kun Nhim (pic. 1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over here this morning the opening ceremony of the ten-

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Association of CFOs Kick-started in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, May 29, 2017 – Optimisms around further advancement of finance discipline has been echoed for the recent kick-start of Association of Chief Financial Officers – abbreviated to CFO – in Cambodia.

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