OPNION: Cambodia Promotes Sustainable Forest Management for Climate Response
AKP Phnom Penh, January 15, 2022 -- The wildfires burning Australia in 2019, the raging wildfires in California of the United States of America in August, the catastrophic floods in Germany and some European countries in July, and the recent heatwav...
OPINION: Setting the Agenda for Cambodia’s Peace Efforts for Myanmar
AKP Phnom Penh, January 13, 2022 -- Cambodia again is in the spotlight of international media attention. A lot has been written about Cambodia’s approach towards Myanmar. Unfortunately, several media outlets and analysts tend to build an agenda that Cambodia is the spoiler of ASEAN. That invites the question relating to the ethic of journalism:...
OPINION: A Stronger Cambodia Requires Domestic Unity, a More Flexible and Friendlier Foreign Policy
AKP Phnom Penh, January 05, 2022 -- I am sure a lot of us have learned about the events in Cambodia’s past, both good and bad, especially in the 70s, but how many of us have used that experience to avoid repeating our history? The country’s domestic politics alone would have not divided the nation but external factors had a very large impact giv...
OPINION: How Cambodia’s Capital Market Can Support Sustainable Investments
AKP Phnom Pen, December 21, 2021 -- Cambodia’s capital market has developed fast in recent years, presenting participants and regulators with an important question: How can they harness the market’s power to promote environmental protection and socioeconomic development? One way to accomplish this is through financial instruments that t...
OPINION: The World Watches, Sees Cambodia Differently from Us, but the Facts Remain
AKP Phnom Penh, December 16, 2021 -- Cambodia’s flag—under the great leadership of Prime Minister Hun Sen—has to keep flying high regardless whether it’s a pleasant sunny day or a stormy one with thunder and lightening. We have no choice: As a nation of full independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity, we have to do what we think is best...
OPINION: More Joint Efforts Needed for Cambodia’s Social Development to Advance Post-Covid-19
AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2021 -- Covid-19 has hurt us tremendously for two years in a variety of ways, including mental health and social development, but Cambodia’s Royal Government, under the leadership of Prime Minister Hun Sen, has seen the country overcome such hardships and now many fields have returned to normal. That’s required peopl...
Op-ed: PM’s “Critical Thinking” Makes Cambodia Stands Strong as Today
AKP Phnom Penh, July 02, 2021 -- The outside world, especially the younger generation, may not understand much about Cambodia in many ways because of their perception of this Southeast Asian nation. But, as a son of this country, I have a number of reasons to stand behind my leader since he had invested his time and efforts to save and develop t...
Op-ed: Cambodia’s Well-adjusted Budgetary Plan 2022 amid COVID-19
AKP Phnom Penh, June 17, 2021 -- Cambodia’s Prime Minister Hun Sen’s move, on the budgetary plan for next year by prioritising the social sector, shows that the government’s commitment remains unchanged with regard to its economic development that best suits the interest of the people. This sector alone gets more than 8 percent of Gross Domestic...
OPINION: Cambodia and the US: Ties to be Mended, Trust to be Restored
AKP Phnom Penh, May 31, 2021 -- The first direct official diplomatic relations between Cambodia and the US were established in July 1950. The diplomatic relations between the two countries have lasted for more than 70 years. However, these relations seem not to be matured enough for their age. These relations have been complicated and unpr...
OPINION: Myanmar’s Political Crisis Should Be Viewed in an Objective, Impartial Way
AKP Phnom Penh, May 14, 2021 -- Myanmar has been in a very sharp political crisis since February this year, stemming from the discontent of the military-backed opposition Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) over the November 2020 election results which the ruling National League for Democracy (NLD) party led by Ms. Aung San Suu Kyi sec...
Weather Forecast: More Rainfall Expected This Week
Cambodia Gains Another Gold Medal at 31st SEA Games
Launching Ceremony of Joint Financing Project for Tourism Re...
Cambodian Petanque Players Win a Gold Medal in Mixed Doubles
Official Recognition of Kampong Chhnang as ODF Municipality