Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Original Arm Gesture of King Jayavarman VII Statue Affirmed

New finding by a joint working group has officially revealed original arm gesture of the statue of Khmer ancient King Jayavarman VII � the move that brings an end to different guesses. The working group of APSARA Authority and the

Information Minister Lauds AKP-VNA Cooperation

Cambodian Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith has highly appreciated the relations and cooperation between the Agence Kampuchea Presse (AKP), Cambodia's state-owned news agency, and Vietnam News Agency (VNA).While receiving courtesy call by vi...

Another Mekong Dolphin Calf Born in Kratie Province

Mekong River dolphin has delivered a calf aged a few days now, according to wildlife conservation organisation World Wildlife Fund (WWF).The new dolphin calf was spotted on Dec. 10 at Kampi pool in Sambok commune, Chetr Borey district of Kratie

H.E. Prak Sokhonn to Attend 14th ASEM Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Spain

H.E Prak Sokhonn, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Cambodia, will lead a delegation to attend the 14h ASEM Foreign Ministers Meeting (ASEM FMM14), to be held in Madrid, Spain, on Dec. 15-16, 2019.Under...

Cambodia Hosts 19th VECONAC General Assembly

Cambodia is hosting in Phnom Penh the 19th General Assembly of the Confederation of Veterans in South East Asia (VECONAC).The event was officially opened at the Peace Palace this morning under the presidency of Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo

Korea Provides Weather Observation Assistance to Cambodia

The Royal Government of Cambodia and the Government of the Republic of Korea signed here yesterday a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on the project of installation of an Automated Weather Observation System for the forecasting and early warning of na...

Cambodia Dismayed by Designation of Cambodian Nationals under Global Magnitsky Act

The Spokesperson of Cambodia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and international Cooperation has issued a statement, expressing Cambodia's consternation over the designation of Cambodian nationals under Global Magnitsky Act."The Ministry of Foreign Affairs...

Cambodia Holds Bird Festival and Nature Expo

The Ministry of Environment in collaboration with other stakeholders organised an event to raise people's awareness on nature and bird life in the country.The event, "Bird Festival and Nature Expo", was opened last Saturday at the Royal University of P...

Cambodian Experts Discuss Carbon Standard with VERRA Experts

A delegation of Cambodian Ministry of Environment has met with relevant officials of VERRA Standard for Sustainable Future to discuss Verified Carbon Standard (VCS) so as to achieve Cambodia's sustainable development and climate change goals.According ...

Phnom Penh-Sihanoukville Expressway Construction Project Achieved by Over 7 Percent

The construction project of an expressway from Phnom Penh capital to Sihanoukville of Preah Sihanouk province has been achieved by 7.3 percent as of November 2019.Yesterday, Senior Minister and Minister of Public Works and Transport H.E. Sun Chanthol, ...