Search form

Login - Register | FOLLOW US ON

Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Sports chief Sethycheat rises to minister post

Sports chief Sethycheat rises to minister post

Ouk Sethycheat has replaced Lak Sam Art as Education, Youth, and Sport Minister, with the outgoing official taking early retirement.

Sethycheat was promoted from his position of President of the National Training Centre, with his vice-president Pon Sok also moving up to the role of deputy minister.

The new minister is to assume control of four departments, including the Physical Education for Students, National Student Affairs, National Sport Training and National Physical Education and Sport.

In his acceptance speech, Sethycheat promised to develop the Olympic Stadium for future domestic and international matches as well as planning to standardise the training of sports coaches.

Translated by Cheng Seryrith 

0

Comments

Please, login or register to post a comment

Latest Video

Setting up a drone for flight. Photo supplied

How Cambodia's first drone company is helping farmers

SM Waypoint claims its unmanned aerial vehicles can help local farm and plantation owners increase their yields.

New street food dish shakes things up at Russian Market

Though the bustling food stalls that emerge after dark next to Russian Market can seem intimidating to tourists at first glance, there are street food treats to be enjoyed by all.

Turkish Embassy calls for closure of Zaman schools

With an attempted coup against the government of President Recep Erdogan quashed only days ago and more than 7,000 alleged conspirators now under arrest, the Turkish ambassador to Cambodia yesterday pressed the govern