Archive for May, 2018


PM Presides over the Grand Opening of Vattanac Capital Tower

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2018 – Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen and his spouse Samdech Kittiprittbandit Bun Rany Hun Sen (Pic. 1) cut red ribbon while they were presiding over the Grand Opening of Vattanac Capital Tower located in Khan Daun Penh, Phnom Penh this evening. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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Gen. Ith Sarath Inspects Artillery Live Fire Testing Process in Kampot Province

AKP Kampot, May 26, 2018 – Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF) and Chairman of “Golden Hanuman 2018″ Live-Fire Drill Commission Gen. Ith Sarath (3rd R, Pic. 1) pays an inspection visit to artillery live fire field in Trapaing Veng commune, Chum Kiri district, Kampot province this morning. Photo: Nop Bunthach (RCAF)

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DPM Ke Kim Yan Inagurates Different Achievements in Poipet City

AKP Banteay Meanchey, May 26, 2018 – Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Ke Kim Yan (Pic. 1), Chairman of National Committee for Combating Drugs, cuts red ribbon to inaugurate different achievements in Kon Damrei pagoda located in Sangkat Nimith, Poipet city, Banteay Meanchey province this morning. Photo: Chhun Sarath

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Ministry of Environment Celebrates 69th anniversary of the International Children’s Day

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2018 – The Ministry of Environment marks here this morning the 69th 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 2018 under the presidency of its Minister H.E. Say Samal and his spouse [...]

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DPM Men Sam An Presides over the Inauguration of Achievements in Svay Rieng Province

AKP Svay Rieng, May 26, 2018 – Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Assembly and Senate Relations and Inspection H.E. Mrs. Men Sam An (Pic. 1) addresses the participants while she was presiding over the inauguration ceremony of different achievements in a local pagoda in Angdong Po commune, Romeas Hek district, Svay Rieng province [...]

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Information Minister Presides over a Gala Dinner in Support of UJFC

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2018 – Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (Pic. 1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over here on May 25 a gala night in support of the Union of Journalist Federations of Cambodia (UJFC). Photo: Khem Sovannara

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Cabinet Meeting Approves Draft Law on Minimum Wage

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2018 – The draft law on minimum wage was endorsed by the cabinet ministers in their weekly meeting here yesterday under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen.

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2nd National Games Kicks Off

AKP Phnom Penh, May 26, 2018 – The 2nd National Games began yesterday evening under the presidency of Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen and his spouse Samdech Kittiprittbandit Bun Rany Hun Sen.

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PM Hun Sen and Spouse Preside over the Opening Ceremony of 2nd National Games

AKP Phnom Penh, May 25, 2018— Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen and his spouse (Pic. 1) receive the National Games torch from Miss Sorn Seavmey, a taekwondo hero, at the opening ceremony of the 2nd National Games held at the National Olympic Stadium, Phnom Penh this evening. Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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His Majesty the King lights 2nd National Games Flame

AKP Phnom Penh, May 25, 2018— His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni (Pic. 1), King of Cambodia, this evening lights the torch which is relayed by outstanding athletes from the Royal Palace to the National Olympic Stadium to officially kick the 2nd National Games off which will last until June 4, 2018. Photo: Taken from Bayon TV

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Photos of the Week: One of the Very Beautiful Beaches in Koh Kong Province

AKP Koh Kong, May 25, 2018 – This is a beautiful white beach in Botum Sakor district of Koh Kong province. This beach is part of the complex tourism development project invested by China-based Tianjin Union Development Group. By Phav Bunthy

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US$1.34 Billion Energy Projects Approved

AKP Phnom Penh, May 25, 2018 – The Cambodian cabinet ministers in their weekly meeting here this morning under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen approved two energy projects worth in total more than US$1.34 billion.

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Korea Interested in Investing in Kampong Thom Province’s Tourism Sector

AKP Phnom Penh, May 25, 2018 – Korean investors have shown their interest to invest in tourism sector in Kampong Thom province, especially Sambo Prei Kuk Temple, about 30 kilometres northeast of the provincial town.

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UK Delegate Appreciates Cambodia’s Wildlife Conservation Work

AKP Phnom Penh, May 25, 2018 – United Kingdom has appreciated and looked forward to learning from Cambodia in wildlife conservation work. The impression was highlighted by visiting delegate of the United Kingdom Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Mr. Sam Myers when received by Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng here in Phnom Penh [...]

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National Bank Delegate Attends Regional Meeting to Promote Women’s Financial Access

AKP Phnom Penh, May 25, 2018 – National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) delegation has attended the meeting of Southeast Asian Advisory Council in Singapore to promote women’s banking access.

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Training of Trainers on Beautiful Bay Management and Evaluation

AKP Preah Sihanouk, May 25, 2018— Deputy Secretary General of National Committee for Cambodian Bay Management and Development Mr. Ny Phally (centre left, Pic. 1) and Deputy Governor of Preah Sihanouk province Mr. Chhin Seng Nguon preside over the

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PM Lashes Out at Some Ministers over Poisoning Case in Kratie Province

AKP Phnom Penh, May 25, 2018 – Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has lashed out at some ministers over the recent case of poisoning in Kantuot commune, Chet Borei district, Kratie province.

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Cambodian Finance Minister Receives a Director General of Swedish Foreign Ministry

AKP Phnom Penh, May 25, 2018— Cambodia’s Senior Minister and Minister of Economy and Finance H.E. Aun Pornmoniroth (R, Pic. 1) greets visiting H.E. Johannes Oljelund, Director General for International Development Cooperation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sweden, prior to their meeting in Phnom Penh on May 24 afternoon. Photo: Suos Savy

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Dr. Sok Pheng Meets Civil Servants and Medical Practitioners in Takeo Province

AKP Takeo, May 25, 2018— Secretary of State for Health, H.E. Dr. Sok Pheng (Pic. 1) holds a get-together with civil servants and medical practitioners in Takeo province on May 24. Photo: Ouch Sieng

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NEC Issues Press Pass for 284 Journalists

AKP Phnom Penh, May 25, 2018 – The National Election Committee (NEC) has issued press pass for 284 journalists from 35 media organisations to cover the upcoming general elections, as of May 23.

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Korea Eyes Agricultural and Food Package Industry in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, May 25, 2018 – Korean investors and businessmen are seeking opportunities for investment in cooperation with local people in the agricultural sector and food package industry as their key business, said H.E. Lee Hyuk, Secretary General of the ASEAN-Korea Centre.

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Five Fallen Cambodian Peacekeepers To Be Honoured at UN Headquarters

AKP Phnom Penh, May 25, 2018 — Five fallen Cambodian peacekeepers will be among the 129 military, police and civilian personnel who lost their lives in peacekeeping operations during 2017 to be posthumously awarded the Dag Hammarskjold medal, according to a UN’s press release AKP received here this morning.

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PM Hun Sen Chairs Weekly Cabinet Meeting

AKP Phnom Penh, May 25, 2018— Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (Pic. 1) chairs a weekly cabinet plenary meeting at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh this morning. Photo: Kok Ky

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