About 4 Million Visitors Expected during Water Festival

Some 4 million visitors, both local and foreign, are expected to enjoy the celebration of the Water Festival in Phnom Pen, being held from Nov. 10 to 12.4 million national and international tourists would visit Phnom Penh capital to enjoy

Air Quality Good on Public Holiday

Air quality in Cambodia, especially in Phnom Penh, is good during the public holiday, especially during the Water Festival, affirmed the Ministry of Environment in an announcement.PM2.5, the atmospheric particulate matter that has a diametre of less th...

Cambodian PM: Peace Brings Joyfulness to the Country

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has reaffirmed the necessity of peace, stressing that it has brought about joyfulness to the whole country.The country is in peace, therefore celebrations of festivals - 66th Anniversa...

His Majesty the King Presides Over the Closing Celebration of 66th Anniversary of Independence Day

The celebration of the 66th Anniversary of Cambodia's Independence Day came to an end this afternoon after His Majesty Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, put out the victory flame he lighted since Nov. 9 at the Independence Monument in Phnom

Ministry of Tourism’s Pavilion Attracts Nearly 2,000 Foreign Visitors on First Day of Water Festival

The Ministry of Tourism's pavilion erected for international visitors attracted almost 2,000 of them, on the first day of the Water Festival annual celebration in Phnom Penh.According to H.E. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism, about 1,981 foreign visitor...

US Ambassador Wants Cambodian Opposition Leader Kem Sokha Freed, Despite Easing of Restrictions

The U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia Patrick Murphy on Monday called for the full restoration of former opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) president Kem Sokha's freedom, saying that the easing of restrictions as part of his de facto house arre...

Cambodians Enjoy Ambok-Eating Day

Cambodian people, both inside and outside the country, today gathered with their families, friends, or communities to enjoy the Ambok-eating day.Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister, shared his joyfulness with all his compatriots....

Cambodia Marks 66th Independence Day

Cambodian people of all walks of life gathered here at the Independence Monument this morning to celebrate the 66th anniversary of national independence from France (Nov. 9, 1953-Nov. 9, 2019).The auspicious celebration took place under the royal presi...

410 MW to Be Generated from Solar PV by 2022

Cambodia will generate 410 solar photovoltaic (PV) � equivalent to 15 percent of the current total power consumption � for the national grids by 2022, according to recent update from the Ministry of Mines and Energy.The solar power will be

His Majesty the King Confident of Deeper Cambodia-U.S. Relationship

His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, has expressed his conviction of deeper relations and cooperation between Cambodia and the U.S. for their peoples' interests.The Cambodian monarch made the remarks in his...