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Vietnamese Prime Minister meets with Lao, Cambodian counterparts

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a working session with his Lao and Cambodian counterparts Thongloun Sisoulith and Samdech Techo Hun Sen in Bangkok, Thailand, on June 23 on the sidelines of the 34th ASEAN Summit.

Vietnamese, Cambodian, Lao students enhance solidarity, friendship

A cultural exchange programme was held in the south-eastern province of Binh Phuoc on June 23 to strengthen solidarity and friendship between Vietnamese, Cambodian and Lao students.

Cambodia: NEC announces official council elections outcomes

The ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) won 550 municipal and provincial seats and 3,484 town and district seats in local council elections on May 26, according to the National Election Committee (NEC).

Remains of volunteer Vietnamese soldiers in Cambodia return home

A reburial of remains of 17 volunteer Vietnamese soldiers who laid their lives down in Cambodia was held at the Martyrs’ Cemetery in Duc Co district, the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai on May 31.

Vietnam-Cambodia border management reviewed

The management of the Vietnam-Cambodia border in 2019 was reviewed at a conference in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang on May 29. 

Martyrs in Laos, Cambodia laid to rest in Kon Tum province

A ceremony was held by the Party Committee, the People’s Committee and the Vietnam Fatherland Front chapter of the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum to on May 25 bury remains of 14 Vietnamese voluntary troops and experts who sacrificed their lives in Laos and Cambodia.

Support given to Vietnamese Cambodians in Kampong Chhnang

An inter-sectoral working delegation led by Deputy Foreign Minister and head of the State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs Nguyen Quoc Cuong has visited Vietnamese Cambodians in Phsar Chhnang ward and Chnoc Trou temporary resettlement area in Boribour district of Cambodia’s Kampong Chhnang province.

HCM City vows to help nurture Vietnam-Cambodia friendship

Ho Chi Minh City will do its utmost to nurture the traditional friendship between Vietnam and Cambodia, Vice Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Vo Thi Dung affirmed on May 24.

Government officials pay working visit to Cambodia

A delegation from several ministries led by Deputy Foreign Minister and head of the State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs Nguyen Quoc Cuong is paying a working visit to Cambodia from May 22-24.

Cambodia: CPP starts local council election campaign

The Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) kicked off a campaign for the provincial, municipal and district council election in Phnom Penh on May 17.

Dak Lak holds burial services for remains of martyrs found in Cambodia

The Central Highlands province of Dak Lak on May 16 held burial services for the remains of 17 Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and experts who laid down their lives in Cambodia during wartime.

Chinese tourists to Cambodia continue to rise in Q1

Up to 683,436 Chinese tourists visited Cambodia in the first quarter of 2019, up 35.1 percent over the same period last year, according to a report of Cambodia's Tourism Ministry.

Foreign officials mourn former President Le Duc Anh’s passing

A delegation from the Cambodian Ministry of National Defence on May 4 paid tribute to former Vietnamese President General Le Duc Anh at the Vietnamese Embassy in Phnom Penh.

HCM City extends helping hand to the poor in Cambodia

A delegation of the Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs of Ho Chi Minh City provided free health checks and medicines along with gifts to needy people in the Cambodian province of Battambang on April 25.

Vietnam ensures benefits for overseas national contributors in Cambodia

A conference on the implementation of benefits and policies for Vietnamese national contributors who are living in Cambodia under the Government’ Decree No.102/2018/ND-CP was organised in Phnom Penh on April 22.

Tourist arrivals in Cambodia surge during Chol Chnam Thmey

Nearly 5 million visitors at home and abroad flocked to major destinations in Cambodia during the traditional New Year festival Chol Chnam Thmey 2019 from April 14-16, up nearly 70 percent year-on-year.

Cambodia fosters cross-border trade

Cambodia plans to step up cross-border trade activities and has begun talks with neighbouring countries to intensify trade ties, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said on April 2.

Vietnamese, Cambodian religious officials hold talks

Head of Vietnam’s Government Committee for Religious Affairs Vu Chien Thang said he wishes that the Cambodian Ministry of Cults and Religion would create favourable conditions for overseas Vietnamese following Buddhism and Caodaism in the country to join religious activities.

Cambodia announces 17-point strategy to promote economic growth

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has announced plans to reform the nation’s economy on a large scale with a 17-point strategy, aiming to stimulate growth and save the private sector some 400 million USD per year in costs. 

Khmer-Vietnam association consolidates operation

The Khmer-Vietnam Association in Cambodia will continue to keep a close watch on the situation of Vietnamese Cambodians, especially those in Kampong Chhnang and four other Cambodian provinces adjacent to Tonle Sap Lake.