Category Archives: Legal & Judicial

Security Laws Making Australia a Secretive State, Media Leaders Say

SYDNEY - Media organizations say Australia has become a secretive state that is actively restricting the press. The leaders of the country's major newspapers and broadcasters have made the claims at the first public hearing of a parliamentary inquiry i...

Cambodia Adopts Visa’s EMV� Chip Standards to Secure Domestic Transactions

The Association of Banks in Cambodia (ABC) has signed agreements with Visa, the world's leader in digital payments, and ACLEDA Bank Plc., to help the nation's interbank network Cambodian Shared Switch (CSS) accelerate the migration of magnetic stripe p...

73 Cambodian Blue Helmet Troops Dispatched to South Sudan

Cambodia has dispatched 73 blue helmet troops, eleven of them are women, for peace keeping mission under United Nations umbrella in the Republic of South Sudan.The Cambodian peace keepers were leaving for a one-year mission in the African country, said...

Cambodia, Sri Lanka Reach Two Deals to Boost Future Cooperation

Senior government officials of Cambodia and Sri Lanka have signed two deals to boost cooperation between the two countries in the future.The signing ceremony took place under the witness of Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hu...

Mine Authority Encourages More U.S. Assistance for its Operation

Cambodian Mine Action and Victim Assistance Authority (CMAA) has encouraged the United States of America to continue its humanitarian support for mine clearance in Cambodia for the next six years.Senior Minister H.E. Ly Thuch, CMAA Vice President, unde...

President of Sri Lanka Begins State Visit in Cambodia

H.E. Maithripala Sirisena, President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, and his spouse started today their four-day state visit in Cambodia, at the invitation of His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of C...

Air Passenger Traffic Increases Remarkably in First Half of 2019

Cambodia's three international airports experienced noticeable growth of passenger traffic in the first six months of this year, thanks to increasing flight connections across Asia, particularly with China.According to the figures from VINCI Airports, ...

US Welcomes Cambodian Assurances on Reported Chinese Naval Base

The United States has welcomed assurances by Cambodia that it will not permit China to construct naval facilities on its territory, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in Bangkok on Friday following meetings of ASEAN foreign ministers in the

PM Chairs Weekly Cabinet Plenary Meeting

Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen chaired here this morning at the Peace Palace the weekly cabinet plenary meeting.According to H.E. Phay Siphan, Spokesperson of the Royal Government of Cambodia, the meeting started with the dis...

Draft National Policy on Khmer Language Approved

The weekly cabinet meeting, held here this morning under the chairmanship of Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, discussed and approved the draft National Policy on Khmer Language, said H.E. Phay Siphan, Spokesperson of the Royal Government of