Archive for August, 2018


Photos of the Week: Rural Life Surrounded by Nature and Green Environment

AKP Phnom Penh, August 31, 2018 — Most rural Cambodians live with nature and green environment. By Khan Sophirom

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Eight Cambodians To Leave for their Training Programmes in Japan

AKP Phnom Penh, August 31, 2018 — Eight new Japanese Government Scholarship Students – three for Young Leader’s Programme, two for Teacher Training Programme and three for Japanese Studies Programme – will leave for Japan in September or October, said the Embassy of Japan in a press release AKP received this evening.

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Cambodia To Mark the International Literacy Day in Kampot

AKP Phnom Penh, August 31, 2018 – Cambodia will mark the International Literacy Day under theme of “Literacy towards Lifelong Learning “ on Sept. 8, 2018 in Kampot province. According to a news release from UNESCO, H.E. Hang Chuon Naron, Minister of Education, Youth and Sports and Ms. Anne Lemaistre, UNESCO Representative in Cambodia will […]

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Cambodia To Create Two New Provinces

AKP Phnom Penh, August 31, 2018 — Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, early this week agreed with the request of the Ministry of Interior to conduct a feasibility study on the creation of two new provinces.

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Cambodia Imports Equivalence of US$400 Steel in First Seven Months

AKP Phnom Penh, August 31, 2018 — During the first seven months of 2018, Cambodia’s steel import reached US$400 million, according to local media report. As quoted in the source, Mr. Siv Pheng, Secretary for Cambodia Constructor Association (CCA),

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350 Companies from 23 Countries to Join CAMBUILD 2018

AKP Phnom Penh, August 31, 2018 — Some 350 companies from 23 countries will gather here at the heart of Phnom Penh from Sept. 12-14 for a big building and construction industry trade show.

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National Consultation Workshop on Production Forest Strategic Plan

AKP Phnom Penh, August 31, 2018 — Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has held a National Consultation Workshop on Production Forest Strategic Plan under the presidency of its Minister H.E. Veng Sakhon.

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Training Workshop on Climate Change for Local Media

AKP Phnom Penh, August 31, 2018— Secretary of State for the Ministry of Information H.E. Mrs. Chan Thy (C, Pic. 1), presides over here this morning a Training Workshop on Climate Change for TV & Radio Reporters, Journalists, Editors & Anchors. Photo: Khem Sovannara

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Kampong Chhnang Provincial Red Cross Branch Distributes Relief to Flood-Affected Families

AKP Kampong Chhnang, August 31st, 2018— Officials of Kampong Chhnang Provincial Red Cross Branch led by its Governor and Honorary President H.E. Chhour Chandoeun (Pic. 1) distributes relief to 51 flood-affected families in Kampong Leng district, Kampong Chhnang province, on August 30. Photo: Bay Sithon

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Cambodia Marks the 24th International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

AKP Preah Vihear, August 31, 2018— Minister of Rural Development H.E. Ouk Rabun (Pic. 1), delivers his remarks while he was presiding over the celebration of the 24th International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples in Preah Vihear provincial city on August 30. Photo: Tith Sror

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H.E. Phoeurng Sackona Holds a Get-Together with APSARA National Authority’s 355 Employees

AKP Siem Reap, August 31, 2018— Minister of Culture and Fine Arts H.E. Ms. Phoeurng Sackona (Pic. 1), holds a get-together with 355 employees that were integrated from the APSARA National Authority into the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts in Siem Reap city, Siem Reap province, on August 30. Photo: Hang Seak

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A Handover Ceremony of Cambodian Antiques to APSARA National Authority

AKP Siem Reap, August 31, 2018— Mr. Hiroshi Sugiyama (L, Pic. 1), Head of the Nara National Research Institute for Cultural Properties of Japan’s Project, hands over Cambodian antiques unearthed at Angkor area to H.E. Hang Pov, Deputy Director General of APSARA National Authority at a ceremony held in Siem Reap city, Siem Reap province, […]

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Cambodian Foreign Minister Pays Courtesy Call on Singapore PM

AKP Phnom Penh, August 31, 2018 — Cambodia’s Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn (L) pays a courtesy visit to Prime Minister of the Republic of Singapore H.E. Lee Hsien Loong, in Singapore on Aug. 30 afternoon, as part of his three-day official visit in the country. Photo: […]

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Outcomes of Cambodian Foreign Minister’s Official Visit to Singapore

AKP Phnom Penh, August 31, 2018 — The following is the outcomes of the official visit to Singapore of Cambodian Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn from Aug. 29 to 31 released this morning by the ministry: By C. Nika

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Expert Urges More Home Grown Pigs

AKP Phnom Penh, August 31, 2018 — Expert has urged Cambodian farmers to grow more pigs as domestic demand for the pork supply is increasing

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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, August 31, 2018 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank on, August 31.

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CDC Licences Two Investments Worth US$533 Million

AKP Phnom Penh, August 31, 2018 — Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) has recently licenced another two investment projects worth more than US$533 million – a positive trend following investment rise in the first semester of 2018.

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DPM Sar Kheng Presides over 2nd Cambodia National Interfaith Forum on Combatting Human Trafficking

AKP Phnom Penh, August 30, 2018 — Deputy Prime Minister Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng (Pic. 1), Minister of Interior and Chairman of the National Committee for Combatting Human Trafficking, presides over the 2nd Cambodia National Interfaith Forum on Combatting Human Trafficking held at Koh Pich Convention and Exhibition Centre in Phnom Penh this afternoon. Photo: […]

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Signing of MoU on Charitable Donation Transferring Services to Cambodia Kantha Bopha Foundation

AKP Phnom Penh, August 30, 2018— Senior Minister Aun Pornmoniroth (R, Pic. 1), Minister of Economy and Finance and Neak Oknha Kith Meng, Board Chairman of Wing (Cambodia) Specialised Bank Limited, sign here this afternoon a Memorandum of Understanding on Charitable Donation Transferring Services to Cambodia Kantha Bopha Foundation. Photo: Suos Savy

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Governor of Siem Reap Province Hosts a Lunch Reception in Honour of Indian Delegation

AKP Siem Reap, August 30, 2018— Siem Reap Provincial Governor H.E. Khim Bunsong (3rd R, Pic. 1) welcomes and hosts a lunch reception in honour of the visiting high-level delegation of the Ministry of External Affairs of the Republic of India led by its Minister H.E. Ms. Sushma Swaraj, in Siem Reap provincial city on Aug. […]

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Cambodia To Host Regional Conference on ASEAN toward Stability through Social Media

AKP Phnom Penh, August 30, 2018 — Cambodia is going to host a regional conference on ASEAN toward Regional Stability through Social Media this weekend. This regional event will take place on Sept. 1, 2018 at Cambodia-Korea Cooperation Centre (CKCC)

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Cambodian Commerce Minister Attending 50th ASEAN Economic Ministers and Related Meetings in Singapore

AKP Phnom Penh, August 30, 2018 — Cambodian delegation led by Minister of Commerce H.E. Pan Sorasak, also ASEAN Economic Minister for Cambodia, has been attending the 50th ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Meeting (AEM 50) and Related Meetings, being held in Singapore from Aug. 28 to Sept. 1

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Keller Williams Expands into Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, August 30, 2018 — Keller Williams, the world’s largest real estate franchise by agent count and the U.S. leader in units and sales volume, has awarded a license for a new master franchise in Cambodia, according to Business Wire.

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