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Galaxy Milky Way Viewable with Bare Eyes from Cambodia’s Mountain Ranges
AKP Phnom Penh, April 18, 2019 -- More and more international tourists are interested in the so-called galaxy Milky Way viewable from Cambodia’s Bokor Mountain, according to a notification from tourism ministry. The trend was shared by a professional tour guide Mr. Srun Sophea in a recent meeting with Minister of Tourism H.E. Thong Khon...
Noteworthy Rise of Construction in Phnom Penh
AKP Phnom Penh, April 18, 2019 -- Phnom Penh’s construction sector is noticeably mushrooming, according to a report from a leading real estate agent CBRE Cambodia. The report issued earlier this month grounds on figures of both approved investment value and volume of approved construction projects in the first quarter of 2019. The in...
Banteay Srei District To Make Giant Num Banchok in Next New Year Celebration
AKP Phnom Penh, April 18, 2019 -- Banteay Srei district of Siem Reap province is planning to produce giant Num Banchok, Cambodian rice noodles, for display during the Banteay Srei Sankranta next year. The plan was revealed by the district’s governor Mr. Nop Vuthy while presiding over the closing ceremony of the Banteay Srei Sankranta 20...
Traffic Accidents Up 47 Percent during Khmer New Year Holiday
AKP Phnom Penh, April 18, 2019 -- Traffic accidents during the Khmer New Year holiday 2019 saw an increase by 47 percent compared to the same period in the previous year, according to a report of the Traffic Police and Public Order Department of the General Commissariat of National Police. From April 13 to 17, 2019, a total of 134 road accide...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, April 18, 2019 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on 18 April, 2019.
Three Days of New Year Celebration Attract Nearly 5 Million Visitors
AKP Phnom Penh, April 17, 2019 -- During the three-day New Year celebration (Year of Pig), Cambodia attracted in total almost five million visitors, without counting the other 3 million who went to pagodas and villages across the country, according to the Ministry of Tourism’s news release. According to the preliminary statistics, of th...
PM: Khmer New Year Celebration Ends With Joyfulness
AKP Phnom Penh, April 17, 2019 -- Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen this morning shared a message after the end of the three-day Khmer New Year celebration. “The three-day celebration of the New Year ended happily through out the country. Some compatriots have continued to hold gatherings with their relatives in...
U.S Sends New Year Best Wishes to Cambodian People
AKP Phnom Penh, April 14, 2019 -- The U.S. Department of State spokesperson Ms. Morgan Ortagus has issued a press statement extending New Year best wishes to the Cambodian people. The full press statement reads as follows: "On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I offer congratulations to the people of Cam...
Editorial: New Yea Coming! Let's Continue Joint Efforts to Move "Cambodian Ship" Towards 2050 Goal
AKP Phnom Penh, April 14, 2019 -- The old year of 2562 BE has been moving forward towards the New Year of 2563 BE, therefore we would like to take this opportunity to wish all readers and followers of our website "akp.gov.kh" and to pray the new angel to continue protecting Cambodia so that it can achieve its main goal in 2050. Dear all reade...
“Troddi”, a Folk Dance on New Year Day
AKP Phnom Penh, April 13, 2019 -- “Troddi” (Troddi) is one of the much-liked Khmer folk dances performed most often on the occasion of Cambodia’s traditional New Year “Chaul Chhnam Thmei” to drive out all bad lucks in the old year and wish for the good in the new year, and on some big festivals. It also used to b...
Happy Khmer Traditional New Year 2019
Some 134 Prisoners to Be Granted Royal Pardon and Jail Term Reduction
AKP Phnom Penh, April 12, 2019 -- A total of 134 prisoners, including 28 women, will be granted royal pardon and jail term reduction during the upcoming Khmer traditional New Year, said H.E. Kim Santepheap, Spokesperson at the Ministry of Justice. The inmates have been selected by the national committee for the review and evaluation of the li...
Cambodia Supports the UN's "Future of Work" Initiative
AKP Phnom Penh, April 12, 2019 -- The Royal Government of Cambodia has voiced its support for the Future of Work Initiative of the UN to address the challenges of technological developments. This support was stressed by H.E. Ith Samheng, Minister of Labour and Vocational Training at the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the establishm...
NBC Delegation Attends a Roundtable Discussion in the U.S.
AKP Phnom Penh, April 12, 2019 -- A senior delegation of the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) attended a high-level roundtable discussion between the public and private sectors on cooperation in IT safety protection in the financial sector, held in Washington DC yesterday. The Cambodiaa delegation was led by H.E. Ms. Neav Chanthana, Deput...
More Light-Rail Feasibility Study Done in Search for Best Option for Phnom Penh
AKP Phnom Penh, April 12, 2019 -- Ministry of Public Works and Transport is conducting more light-rail feasibility study before deciding on the best city train option for Phnom Penh. The update was shared by Senior Minister and Minister of Public Works and Transport H.E. Sun Chanthol at a recent road safety meeting at the Ministry of In...
DPM Prak Sokhonn Presides over Celebration of 30th Anniversary of Paris Peace Agreement
Photos of the Week: Wild Grapes
COVAX Facility Provides 124,800 doses of Sinovac to Cambodia
H.E. Sok Soken Grants Interview to AKP
Indonesian Embassy Organise Art Performances to Commemorate Cambodia's Independence Day
NA Standing Committee Holds a Meeting
PM Chairs Weekly Cabinet Meeting
Kampot Concludes COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign (1st Dose) for Adults
Four More Elderly People Receive PM's Donations via H.E. Dr. Or Vandine
Cambodian Consulate in Sakaeo Visit and Give Donations to Cambodian Migrant Workers