Thanks to Peace! When there is peace, there is development! PM Hun Sen : Cambodia must not exchange its independence and sovereignty for anything else. We will not die or become rich even though we continue to have or lose EBA.
September 19, 2020
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Cambodia to Host SEA General Assembly in 2021
AKP Phnom Penh, September 04, 2020 -- Cambodia will host a general assembly of the Seas of East Asia (SEA) and the 7th Ministerial Forum for Partnerships in Environmental Management for SEA next year. The update was shared by H.E. Eang Sophalleth, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Environment in an official opening ceremony of a dissemina...
Cambodia and Sweden Boost Cooperation on Statistics
AKP Phnom Penh, September 04, 2020 -- Sweden has reaffirmed its commitment to support Cambodia’s statistics management in order to ensure responsive policy formulation and strategies for the country’s sustainable development. The intention was underlined by H.E. Bjorn Haggmark, Ambassador of Sweden to Cambodia and Mr. Samuel Hurti...
Australia Continues to Cooperate with GDI to Prevent Transnational Crimes
AKP Phnom Penh, September 04, 2020 -- Cambodia and Australia have pledged to further boost bilateral cooperation for effective prevention of cross-border crimes. The pledge was underlined in a recent meeting here in Phnom Penh between H.E Gen. Kiet Chantharith, Director General of Immigration, with Gen. Anthony Maguire, Senior Police Chief of...
PM Announces Major Infrastructure Construction Project in Siem Reap
AKP Phnom Penh, September 04, 2020 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has announced a budget of US$150 million to build 38 roads in Siem Reap cultural province, a key tourism hub of Cambodia. The Premier made the announcement in a message posted on his official Facebook page this morning....
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, September 04, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on September 04, 2020.
COVID-19: Another Recovered Case Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, September 04, 2020 -- Cambodia reported another cured patient of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total recovered cases in the Kingdom to 272. The figure represents 99.27 percent of the total confirmed cases, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health made public this morning. The new recovered pat...
Cambodia, South Korea Wrap up Second Round of FTA Talks
AKP Phnom Penh, September 03, 2020 -- Cambodia and South Korea ended the second round of their negotiations on free trade agreement (FTA) today with postive progress. It was a remarkable progress after four days of virtual meeting held from Aug. 31 to Sept. 3, said H.E. Seang Thay, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Commerce. "We finish...
New SDC Director Pays Courtesy Call on CRDB Secretary General
AKP Phnom Penh, September 03, 2020 -- H.E. Chhieng Yanara, Minister Attached to the Prime Minister, Secretary General of the Cambodian Rehabilitation and Development Board of the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CRDB/CDC) held here this morning a courtesy meeting with Mr. Markus Buerli, new Director of Cooperation and Development C...
Cambodian Information Ministry Sends Congratulatory Message to VOV
AKP Phnom Penh, September 03, 2020 -- Minister of Information of Cambodia H.E. Dr. Khieu Kanharith has extended his sincere congratulations to the Voice of Vietnam (VOV) on its 75th founding anniversary. “On behalf of the Royal Government of Cambodia and Ministry of Information, I would like to express my profound and warmest cong...
Op-ed: Minister Reaches Out to Two Koreas, Shows Cambodia’s Friendly Foreign Policy
AKP Phnom Penh, September 03, 2020 -- Experiences have no value, good or bad, like those Cambodia experienced in the 1970s and 1980s, unless we use them to build firm foundations to move forward and develop the nation. Those lessons inform the country’s foreign policy decisions under the great leadership of Prime Minister Hun Sen. It is...
Thai Princess Continues to Support Education Development in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, September 03, 2020 -- Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, a daughter of late King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand, has granted more fund to support the education development in Cambodia for five more years. The agreement on the royal fund was signed recently in Bangkok, Thailand by Cambodian Ambassador to Thaila...
Agricultural Machinery Donated to Agriculture Ministry
AKP Phnom Penh, September 03, 2020 -- Scores of agricultural machinery have been donated to the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries (MAFF) to contribute to modernising the agricultural work in Cambodia. The handover ceremony was held here on Sept. 3 in the presence of Minister H.E. Veng Sakhon, and representatives of China-based...
14-Day Kan Ben Festival Kicks Off
AKP Phnom Penh, September 03, 2020 -- The two-week-long Kan Ben Festival starts today in the pagodas throughout the country. This year, this annual religious festival will take place until Sept. 16. As usual, Cambodian people go to pagodas to offer foodstuff to the monks. They believe that the monks will then convey the offering to their l...
Standing Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Receives New UNICEF Representative
AKP Phnom Penh, September 03, 2020 -- H.E. Ouch Borith, Minister Attached to the Prime Minister, Standing Secretary of State of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation received here this morning Ms. Foroogh Foyouzat, new UNICEF Representative in Cambodia. In the meeting, H.E. Ouch Borith congratulated Ms. Foyouzat on her...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, September 03, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on September 03, 2020.
Photos of the Week: "Bakong, My Village", a New Tourist Attraction in Siem Reap
PM and Spouse Celebrate Pchum Ben Festival at Vaing Chas Pagoda in Kampong Speu
CAMSOC Holds Its Weekly Meeting
Thbong Khmum Provincial Governor Holds a Get-Together with the Provincial Officials
H.E. Kuoch Chamroeun Holds a Get-Together with Armed Forces and Medical Team
Outgoing Indian Ambassador Pays Farewell Visit to DPM Prak Sokhonn
His Majesty the King Grants Royal Audience to Timor-Leste Ambassador