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Cambodian PM allows tycoon Kith Meng’s firm to continue running railways

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Monday that he has allowed tycoon Kith Meng's Royal Railway (Cambodia) to continue operating the country's railways until there is a new agreement.

Cambodian National Assembly convenes plenary session after 3-month recess

The National Assembly of Cambodia on Monday began its second plenary session of the sixth legislature after a three-month recess.

Cambodia’s famed Angkor earns almost 36 mln USD in Q1, down 9 pct

Revenue from ticket sales to foreigners visiting Cambodia's famed Angkor Archaeological Park reached 35.9 million U.S. dollars in the first quarter of 2019, down 9 percent over the same period last year, said a statement on Monday.

China, Cambodia launch Year of Law Enforcement Cooperation

China and Cambodia here on Friday launched the Year of Law Enforcement Cooperation between the two sides, pledging to strengthen cooperation in combating cross-border criminal activities.

Cambodia pledges support to WFP’s 5-year country strategic plan

Cambodia signed on Thursday to support the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) country strategic plan (2019-2023), aiming at addressing food security and nutrition challenges in the country.

Chinese tourists to Cambodia up 31.7 pct in first two months of 2019

Some 418,572 Chinese tourists visited Cambodia in the first two months of 2019, up 31.7 percent over the same period last year, the Tourism Ministry's latest report showed on Wednesday.

Cambodian PM says digital technology can drive growth, efficiency

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Tuesday that digital technology can drive growth and efficiency of local service delivery.

UN representatives present credentials to Cambodian foreign minister

United Nations resident coordinator in Cambodia Pauline Tamesis led three UN country team members, who were recently appointed as representatives of UN agencies in Cambodia, to present their credentials to Cambodian Foreign Minister Prak Sokhonn on Monday.

Cambodia celebrates Lancang-Mekong Cooperation Week 2019

Cambodia on Thursday presented the Lancang-Mekong Cooperation (LMC) to hundreds of university teachers and students here to celebrate the LMC Week 2019.

Cambodian PM receives honorary doctorate from Thai university

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen on Tuesday was bestowed with an honorary doctorate of philosophy in political communication from Thailand's Krirk University.

Cambodia facing power shortage of 400 megawatts in dry season: PM

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Saturday that the country is facing the electricity shortage of 400 megawatts during the ongoing dry season.

Cambodia, S.Korea ink pacts to boost ties

Cambodia and South Korea on Friday signed five cooperation documents to boost bilateral ties and cooperation.

Cambodia launches national strategy on combating money laundering, financing of terrorism

Cambodia on Thursday launched a 5-year national strategy for combating money laundering and financing of terrorism (2019-2023), said a National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) statement.

Cambodia needs a decade to grow digital economy: economy minister

Cambodia's Economy and Finance Minister Aun Pornmoniroth said on Tuesday that Cambodia's digital economy remains at the nascent stage and the kingdom needs at least a decade to grow it.

Chinese investment good for Cambodia: gov’t spokesman, scholars

A Cambodian government spokesman and scholars said on Tuesday that Chinese investment is good for Cambodia since it has importantly contributed to economic growth and job creations for Cambodians.

Some 538 Cambodians infected with HIV in 2018: health minister

About 538 people were newly infected with HIV in 2018 in Cambodia, remarkably down from 2,562 a decade ago, Health Minister Mam Bunheng said on Tuesday.

Leading Chinese textile maker starts to build huge factory in Cambodia

Shenzhou International Group Holdings, a leading Chinese clothing manufacturer, on Wednesday broke ground for the construction of a new 150-million-U.S.-dollar garment factory here after operating in the country for 14 years.

Cambodia celebrates 108th anniversary of International Women’s Day

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen and his wife Bun Rany on Tuesday attended an event marking the 108th anniversary of the March 8 International Women's Day.

Cambodia, Singapore enhance cooperation in combating terrorism, transnational crime

Cambodia and Singapore vowed on Monday to enhance their cooperation in combating terrorism and cross-border crime, said a Cambodian spokesman.

Cambodia breaks ground for construction of China-funded hospital in southeastern province

Tboung Khmum - Cambodia on Friday broke ground for the construction of Cambodia-China Friendship Tboung Khmum Hospital here.