Category Archives: Key Issues

PM Hun Sen: COVID-19 Not to Obstruct Cambodia’s tourism and rural development

The COVID-19 pandemic has not hampered the tourism sector and rural development in Cambodia. Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, made the remarks in a message posted on his official Facebook

PM Hun Sen Underlines Indispensable Solidarity against COVID-19 Crisis

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has laid stress on the indispensable solidarity against the global COVID-19 crisis. At the virtual General Debate: 75th Session of the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 26, Samdech

National Assembly President Highlights Culture of Sharing in Fight Against COVID-19

National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin says Cambodia’s culture of sharing is a key part of the country’s response to COVID-19. “The response to this crisis varies from one country to another,” he said in televised

CNRP Leader Sam Rainsy Vows Again to Return to Cambodia, Confront Hun Sen

Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy vowed anew on Friday to return from five years of exile to press for democratic reforms in the Southeast Asian country, saying that an “economic crisis” has made it necessary to make a second attempt

Cambodia, U.S. Discuss Ratification of Cape Town Convention

Cambodia and the U.S have convened a joint conference to discuss the ratification of the Cape Town Convention on international interest with assets. The meeting took place at Rosewood Phnom Penh Hotel here in Phnom Penh on Tuesday under the

Cambodian PM Congratulates the 27th Anniversary of Promulgation of National Constitution

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Pade Techo Hun Sen sent here this morning a message to mark the 27th Anniversary of the Promulgation of the National Constitution. “September 24, 2020 is the 27th anniversary of the official promulgation

PM Hun Sen Congratulates Russian Federation on Discovery of COVID-19 Vaccine

Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has expressed his congratulations to the Russian Federation on the discovery of COVID-19 vaccine. While receiving here this morning at the Peace Palace a courtesy

US Ambassador, Cambodian Defense Minister Hold Rare Meeting Following US Sanctions

U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia W. Patrick Murphy has held a rare meeting with Cambodia’s Minister of Defense General Tea Banh in the wake of sanctions Washington leveled against a Chinese developer operating in the Southeast Asian nation. The Union Development

Ministry Gears up Phnom Penh Logistics Centre Establishment

The Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MPWT) has geared up a project to establish Phnom Penh Logistics Centre aiming to lift up transportation sector efficiency and competitiveness. The drafted framework agreement on Phnom Penh Logistics Centre Establishment was discussed

Ministry Calls for Vigilance of Strong Winds and High Waves at Coastal Areas

The Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology (MOWRAM) has urged people living at the coastal areas, fishermen, and seafarers to be careful of strong winds and high waves which would occur from Sept. 24 to 27. The appeal was made