Archive for November, 2011


CMAA General Secretary Meets Senior Advisor at UNICEF

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011 — H.E. Chum Bun Rong, advisor to the Cambodian premier and general secretary of the Cambodian Mine Action and Victim Assistance Authority (CMAA) met here yesterday with Ms. Judy Grayson, senior advisor at UNCEF of

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Cambodian Premier Meets Vietnamese and Lao Delegations

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011 — Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen received here this morning at the Peace Palace Vietnamese and Lao delegations separately.

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India Thanks Cambodia for Its Role as Coordinator for ASEAN-India Partnership

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011– India has thanked the Royal Government of Cambodia for having played important roles as a coordinator for ASEAN-India partnership.

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Vietnamese Front Delegation Pays a Courtesy Call on Cambodian NA President

AKP, Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011– A delegation of Vietnamese Motherland Front headed by H.E. Mr. Huynh Dam (Left), Member of Political Bureau of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee and Chairman of the Front, pays a courtesy call on

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A Meeting on Updates on Gender in Mine Action

AKP, Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011– The Gender and Mine Action Programme (GMAP) and the United Nations Mine Action Team (UNMAT) jointly host a Meeting on: Updates on Gender in Mine Action at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh today under the Chairmanship

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Cambodian Premier Receives SSEAYP Delegation

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011 — Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen received here yesterday a delegation of the Ship for Southeast Asian Youth Program (SSEAYP), who is on a stopover in Cambodia.

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Cambodia: 1,048 Km2 of Mine Contaminated Areas Required to Be Surveyed and Cleared

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011 — The Deputy Secretary General of Cambodian Mine Action and Victim Assistance Authority (CMAA) Mr. Prum Sophak Monkol this morning said a total of 1,048.5 square kilometers will require further survey and

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Cambodia Tells EU That Door Is Open for All Investors

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011 — Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister, Dr. Sok An, told European Union diplomats on Monday that Cambodia welcomes all investments, not only from China, but also from the EU and other countries, according to the

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Lao Front Chairman Pays a Courtesy Call on Cambodian PM

AKP, Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011– Visiting Lao H.E. Mr. Phanh Douangchit Vongsa, Member of the Central Committee of Lao People’s Revolutionary Party and Chairman of the Lao Front for National Construction Central Committee, pays a courtesy call on

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PM Hun Sen Receives Vietnamese Front Delegation

AKP, Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011– Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen receives here today a delegation of Vietnamese Motherland Front headed by H.E. Mr. Huynh Dam, Member of Political Bureau of the Communist Party

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Australian Ambassador Delivers Her Speech

AKP, Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011– Australian Ambassador to Cambodia, H.E. Ms. Penny Richards, delivers her speech during the Celebrating Ability: Inclusive Arts and Culture in Cambodia supported by the Government of Australia at Cambodiana

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H.E. Ith Samheng Presides over Celebrating Ability: Inclusive Arts and Culture in Cambodia

AKP, Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011– Cambodia’s Minister of Social Affairs, Veterans and Youth Rehabilitation, H.E. Ith Samheng, addresses the participants while he was presiding over the Celebrating Ability: Inclusive Arts and Culture in Cambodia

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ISU Director Holds a Press Briefing

AKP, Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011– Mr. Kerry Brinkert, Director of the Implementation Support Unit (ISU) to the Ottawa Convention, holds a press briefing on the updated results of November 29 session of the 11MSP at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh

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Yemen Delegate Addresses the 11MSP

AKP, Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011– Mr. Mansour Mohammed Al-Ezzi, Programme Manager and Director of Yemen Executive Mine Action Center, addresses the 11th Meeting of the States Parties to the Mine Ban Convention, or Ottawa Convention, at the

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11MSP President Congratulates Burundi and Nigeria for Mine-Free

AKP Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011 — The President of the Eleventh Meeting of the States Parties (11MSP) of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention (11MSP), H.E. Prak Sokhonn yesterday congratulated Burundi and Nigeria for having declared they

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Premier Hun Sen Receives ASEAN Youth Delegation

AKP, Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011– Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen warmly receives here on Tuesday a youth delegation of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) led by Mr. Massaki Sato.

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DPM Sok An Meets EU delegation

AKP, Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011– Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Sok An, Minister in Charge of the Office of the Council of Ministers, meets with a delegation of European Union led by H.E. Mr. Mark Goodin, Ambassador of England to Cambodia.

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Nigerian Delegate Holds a Press Briefing

AKP, Phnom Penh, November 30, 2011– Dr. Bala Yakubu (Center), Head of Consultative Body of the Ministry of National Defense of Nigeria and delegate to the 11MSP, holds a press briefing under the theme “Let’s Free the World from Landmines” at the

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11MSP: Burundi and Nigeria Declare Mine-Free

AKP Phnom Penh, November 29, 2011 — Nigeria, a Western African country, today announced she is mine-free on the second day of the Eleventh Meeting of the States Parties of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention (11MSP).

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Cambodian Premier Meets ICRC’s Vice President

AKP Phnom Penh, November 29, 2011 — Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen received Vice President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Mr. Olivier Vodoz at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh this

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Cambodian Premier Presides Over the CLMV Countries Regional Conference

AKP Phnom Penh, November 29, 2011 — The Regional Conference on “The CLMV Countries and ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) 2015 –Bridging the Development Divide” kicked off here yesterday under the presidency of Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech

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North Korean Outgoing Ambassador’s Leave-taking Visit to PM Samdech Techo Hun Sen

AKP Phnom Penh, November 29, 2011 — Ri In Sok, Ambassador of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea to the Kingdom of Cambodia, paid a courtesy visit Monday to Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, the Prime Minister of the Kingdom of

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Development Partners and Journalists Visit Minefields in Pailin Province

AKP Phnom Penh, November 29, 2011 — A delegation of development partners and journalists conducted a field visit to minefields in Sala Krao district, Pailin province on Nov. 27 on the sidelines of the 11th Meeting of the States Parties to the Anti-

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