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Prince Norodom Sirivudh awarded Japanese decoration

Publication date 23 May 2019 | 11:00 | ICT

The Cabinet Office of the Government of Japan on Tuesday announced the 2019 Spring Conferment of Decorations recipients, among whom is former deputy prime minister Prince Norodom Sirivudh.



  • Senior officials decry bogus FB pages

    Publication date 23 May 2019 | 10:17 | ICT

    Minister of National Defence Tea Banh on Wednesday distanced himself from the “Gro Angel” Facebook account that used an image of him as its profile picture and posted content critical of the government.

  • Mondulkiri police identify remains of missing man, rule out murder

    Publication date 23 May 2019 | 10:15 | ICT

    The skeletal remains of a man were found in a forest in Mondulkiri province’s Keo Seima district on Monday. Police have ruled out foul play.

  • American charged with sexual assault of minors in Siem Reap

    Publication date 23 May 2019 | 10:12 | ICT

    An American national was put in pre-trial detention at the Siem Reap provincial prison on Wednesday charged with sexual assault of four girls aged under 15 years old, said court spokesperson Yin Srang.

  • Constitutional Council to have three new members

    Publication date 23 May 2019 | 09:51 | ICT

    King Norodom Sihamoni has appointed Keo Puth Rasmey as a new member of the Constitutional Council of Cambodia (CCC), replacing Prince Norodom Sirivudh whose tenure is due to end.

  • Cause of Kampong​ Speu blaze determined

    Publication date 23 May 2019 | 09:49 | ICT

    The blaze that destroyed an unlicensed oil refinery which produced diesel in Kampong Speu province’s Phnom Sruoch district on Tuesday was caused by a faulty electrical system, a police investigation has found.

  • Gov’t unconcerned by Kem Sokha ‘release’ bill tabled in US Senate

    Publication date 23 May 2019 | 09:39 | ICT

    The government was unconcerned by a bill put to the US Senate last week that demands the “release” of Kem Sokha, the president of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), its spokesman told The Post on Wedn

  • Ploughing ceremony oxen speak

    Publication date 23 May 2019 | 08:34 | ICT

    A pair of royal oxen fulfilled their roles in this year’s royal ploughing ceremony, which marks the beginning of the rice-growing season, by predicting a bountiful harvest.

  • Phnom Penh police chief requests training assistance from Vietnam

    Publication date 23 May 2019 | 08:25 | ICT

    Phnom Penh Municipal Police chief Sar Thet has asked for Vietnamese assistance in training a new 60-strong elite “special intervention” unit tasked with protecting senior leadership, foreign delegations and the public.

  • Police to probe death at centre

    Publication date 23 May 2019 | 08:20 | ICT

    Phnom Penh’s Por Sen Chey district authorities say they will investigate the death of a mentally ill man at the Prey Speu Social Affairs Centre after his family said they were not immediately informed of his death and that his body

  • Chinese couple dead following Banteay Meanchey traffic accident

    Publication date 23 May 2019 | 08:18 | ICT

    A Chinese couple was killed and five Cambodians injured in a traffic accident on National Road 5 in Banteay Meanchey province’s O’Chrou district on Tuesday afternoon, a senior policeman said on Wednesday.