December 6, 2022

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Cambodia Committed to Achieve Mine-free Status by 2025

AKP Phnom Penh, Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen this morning reaffirmed Cambodia’s commitment for its mine-free goal by 2025. Speaking at the closing ceremony of the Conference Commemorating 30 Years of Mine Action in Cambodia held at Koh Pich Convention and Exhibition Centre, Samdech Techo Hun Sen said Cambodia has […]

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Commemorating three decades of UNDP work against the brutality of landmines

Mine action is more than just clearing contaminated land. It is about people and societies and their prospects for a dignified and prosperous life. Over the past three decades, UNDP and its partners have worked in over 50 countries to tackle the challenges posed by landmines, building institutional capacities, providing explosive ordnance risk education, victim […]

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Loss of freshwater dolphins kills tourism industry in southern Lao province

The disappearance of critically endangered freshwater Irrawaddy dolphins along a stretch of the Mekong River in southern Laos has dealt a blow to the local tourism industry, putting hotels, restaurants and tour guides out of business, said villagers living near the border with Cambodia. The population of the dolphins, which have a high rounded forehead […]

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Preah Vihear Governor Urges Farmers to Produce More Organic Rice

H.E. Kim Rithy, Governor of Preah Vihear province, has urged local farmers to produce more organic rice for domestic supply and export, while the price of the organic rice in the foreign markets are higher. H.E. Kim Rithy made the call when visiting local farmers in the province’s Kulen district recently. H.E. Kim Rithy noted […]

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US Vice President Convenes Emergency Session on Missiles at APEC Summit

U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris convened an emergency meeting of key regional powers Friday on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Bangkok to discuss North Korea’s latest missile launch, that fell 200 kilometers off Japan’s coast. “This conduct by North Korea most recently is a brazen violation of multiple U.N. Security resolutions. […]

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Cambodia Collects Almost US$3 Billion as Tax Income in Ten Months

The General Department of Taxation of the Ministry of Economy and Finance collected some US$2.94 billion in tax income in the first ten months of 2022, up 27 percent compared to the same period last year. The figures were released in a monthly meeting held on Nov. 15 under the chairmanship of its Director General […]

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Cambodia Attracts Investment Projects worth US$3.5 Billion in 10 Months

Cambodia attracted fixed-assets investment of US$3.5 billion in the January-October period of 2022, inching up 1.3 percent compared to the same period last year, according to a report of the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC). The Kingdom approved 161 investment projects during the ten-month period this year, up 15 projects compared to the […]

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Cambodia-Brunei Cooperation in Agriculture and Rice Export Encouraged

The Kingdom of Cambodia and Brunei Darussalam have highly valued their bilateral relations and cooperation and pledged to further foster them. The appreciation was made during the bilateral summit here at the Peace Palace this morning between Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen and His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah […]

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