NBC: Use of Riel Increased Significantly

The National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) has noted remarkable increase in the use of Riel, the national currency, reflected by the growth in monetary circulation (33 percent) and deposit (37 percent).H.E. Chea Chanto, Governor of NBC, made the point while

Cambodian Court Postpones Ruling on Reinvestigation of Spying Charges Against RFA Reporters

A court in Cambodia's capital Phnom Penh on Monday postponed its ruling on a request by two former RFA reporters to drop a reinvestigation into espionage charges against them, saying it will deliver its decision on Jan. 28.Yeang Sothearin and

Another Baby Elephant Died Despite Intensive Care

A skinny baby elephant, found late last week by forest rangers in Phnom Prich Wildlife Sanctuary, died early this morning, despite emergency rescue and intensive care from the rangers, in cooperation with partner NGOs.According to a press release from ...

Cambodia, Vietnam Vow to Continue Combating All Forms of Cross-border Offences

The Kingdom of Cambodia and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam have been committed to continue taking strict measures to prevent and crack down on all forms of offences, particularly drug and forest offences along the common border.The joint commitment ...

Cambodian International Airports Expect More Growth This Year

The three international airports in Cambodia are expected to serve more passengers this year, but at a slower pace, pointed out a news release of Cambodia Airports AKP received this morning.The passenger throughput at the three international airports (...

Air Quality in Cambodia Considered Satisfactory

Air quality in Phnom Penh has returned to a satisfactory level, according to a news release of the Ministry of Environment made public this afternoon.PM2.5, the atmospheric particulate matter that has a diametre of less than 2.5 micrometres, is under

U.S. Willing to Foster Cooperation with Ministry of Justice

U.S. has expressed its willingness to promote legal cooperation with Cambodia's Ministry of Justice.Mr. William D. Pickett, former President of Washington State Bar Association, United States of America, made the point when received by the Minister of ...

Cambodian PM Calls for Continued Investment from Vietnam

Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, appealed here yesterday evening to the Vietnamese businessmen to continue investing in the processing industries in Cambodia, especially in rice processing for expor...

Air Quality in Cambodian Returning to Normal Level

Air quality in Phnom Penh capital and the provinces have been returning to normal level, according to the results of air quality monitoring stations throughout the country."Based on air quality monitoring reports from across the country, up to this noo...

Outcomes of ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Retreat in Viet Nam

Cambodia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MFA-IC) this afternoon issued a press release on the outcomes of the participation of H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of MFA-IC in the ASEAN Foreign Ministers' ...