Archive for April, 2018


Cambodia To Dispatch 3 Units of Blue Berets to Join UN Peacekeeping Missions

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2018 — The Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF) will dispatch 428 more Blue Berets to take part in the UN peacekeeping operations in Mali and South Sudan, according to the Ministry of the National Defence’s press release.

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Foreign Ministry Releases Outcomes of 32nd ASEAN Summit in Singapore

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2018 — Cambodia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation issued this afternoon a press release on the outcomes of the 32nd ASEAN Summit held on April 27-28, 2018 in Singapore. The full press release reads as follows:

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Cambodian Premier Welcomes the First Day of Political Party Registration for July Election

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2018 — The registration of political parties and their respective candidates for the upcoming National Election began this morning. Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen though his public speech at a graduation ceremony and his official Facebook page this morning expressed welcome to the first day of the […]

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Cambodia To Mark 155th Anniversary of World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day Next Week

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2018 — The 155th Anniversary of the World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day is going to be celebrated on May 8, 2018 at the Cambodian Red Cross (CRC)’s headquarters in Phnom Penh under the presidency of Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, and his spouse, […]

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PM Hun Sen Recalls History of Cambodia’s Accession to ASEAN

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2018 — Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Techo Hun Sen this morning marked the 19th anniversary of Cambodia’s membership in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), April 30, 1999-April 30, 2018.

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith and Spouse Celebrate Visak Bochea Day

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2018— Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith (L, Front Row, Pic. 1) and spouse celebrate Visak Bochea Day and the one-year Anniversary of Kul Toteung FM 97.80 MHz Radio Station in Khan Chbar Ampov, Phnom Penh on April 29 evening. Photo: Khem Sovannara

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Cambodia Hosts a Meeting of Alliance for Financial Inclusion

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2018 — Cambodia has hosted a meeting of the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI)’s working groups – Financial Inclusion Strategy (FIS) Peer Learning Group and Global Standards Proportionality (GSP) Working Group.

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Baby Diaper and Sanitation Pad Manufacturer Opened in Phnom Penh

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2018 — Taiwan-based Winsun Group has established a subsidiary factory in Cambodia – Winsun (Cambodia) Co., Ltd. – producing baby diaper and lady sanitary pad, in Phnom Penh’s Special Economic Zone.

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Cambodia Congratulates the Outcome of Inter-Korean Summit 2018

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2018 — Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has expressed his sincere congratulations to the outcome of the Inter-Korean Summit 2018

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H.E. Khieu Kanharith Holds a Weekly Meeting with the Ministry’s Five General Departments

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2018— H.E. Khieu Kanharith (Pic. 1), Minister of Information, holds a weekly meeting here this morning with directors general of the ministry’s five general departments. Photo: Khem Sovannara

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PM Hun Sen Presides Over a Graduation Ceremony of Human Resources University

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2018— Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (L, Pic. 1) hands over a certificate to a graduate as a symbol while he was presiding over here this morning a Graduation Ceremony of nearly 2,000 graduates of Human Resources University (HRU). Photo: Hun Yuthkun

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, April 30, 2018 — The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, April 30.

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Launch of Trial Operation of Sisophon-Battambang Train Service

AKP Banteay Meanchey, April 29, 2018— Senior Minister and Minister of Public Works and Transport H.E. Sun Chanthol (Pic 1) addresses the participants while he was presiding over the launching ceremony of the trial operation of passenger train between Sisophon in Banteay Meanchey province to Battambang province this morning. Photo: Ministry of Public Works and […]

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Thousands of Followers Celebrate Annual Visak Bochea Day

AKP Phnom Penh, April 29, 2018 — Thousands of Buddhist followers from all walks of life participated in the celebration of Visak Bochea Day held this morning on the top hill of Preah Reachtroap (Oudong), Ponhea Leu district, Kandal province

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Senate President Presides over the Annual Celebration of Visak Bochea Day

AKP Kandal, April 29, 2018 – Cambodia’s Senate President Samdech Vibol Sena Pheakdei Say Chhum offers foods and other necessary stuff to Buddhist monks while he was presiding over the celebration of Visak Bochea Day held on the top hill of Preah Reach Troap (Oudong) in Ponhea Leu district, Kandal province this morning. Photo: Lanh […]

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PM Hun Sen Returns Home from 32nd ASEAN Summit in Singapore

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2018— Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen of the Kingdom of Cambodia arrives home this afternoon after attending the 32nd ASEAN Summit in Singapore on April 27-28.

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Cambodian PM: Progress of Digital Technologies, a Good Opportunity for Socio-Economic Development

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2018 — Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has spoken highly of the significance of digital technologies, stressing that their progress is a good opportunity for socio-economic development.

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DESTRUCTION OF SYRIA’S CHEMICAL WEAPONS

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2018 — The Syrian Arab Republic had one of the most advanced chemical industries in the Middle East in terms of both civilian and military production. Chemical weapons capability had strategic importance for Damascus in the context of long-standing tensions with Israel.

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PM Hun Sen Attends the Opening Session of 32nd ASEAN Summit

AKP Singapore, April 28, 2018— Cambodia’s Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen (3rd R, Pic. 1) poses for a group photo session with other ASEAN leaders during the Opening Session of the 32nd ASEAN Summit in Singapore this morning. Photo: Special Correspondent of TVK

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Chairman’s Statement of the 32nd ASEAN Summit in Singapore

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2018 — The 32nd ASEAN Summit held in Singapore on April 28 under the theme “Resilient and Innovative ASEAN” ended with outstanding results, said Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, on his Facebook page this afternoon. At the end of the […]

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Cambodian Foreign Minister Attends Different Meetings in Preparation for 32nd ASEAN Summit

AKP Singapore, April 28, 2018— Cambodia’s Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn (2nd R, Front Row, Pic. 1) along with his ASEAN counterparts attends the 21st ASEAN Coordinating Council Meeting and the 17th ASEAN Political-Security Community Council Meeting, in Singapore on April 27 in preparation for the 32nd […]

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ASEAN Nations Committed to Boost Trade, Investment and Security Cooperation

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2018 — The ASEAN member countries have vowed to strengthen and promote their regional trade, investment and security cooperation and to create ASEAN Smart Cities Network, said Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen.

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Outcomes of the Preparation for 32nd ASEAN Summit in Singapore

AKP Phnom Penh, April 28, 2018 — The Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has issued a press release on the outcomes of the ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting, the 17th ASEAN Political-Security Community Council Meeting

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