Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Assembly to debate draft budget law




Assembly to debate draft budget law

Assembly to debate draft budget law

The National Assembly today will start debating the 2011 draft budget law, which was approved last month by the Council of Ministers and includes a roughly 18 percent increase in spending. Debate and questioning will come from the Cambodian People’s Party, as well as parliamentarians from the Sam Rainsy Party, Norodom Ranariddh Party and Human Rights Party. The Assembly will also be debating prior bi-lateral agreements made between the Cambodian and South Korean governments.

MOST VIEWED

  • All inbound flights set to face added scrutiny

    Ministry of Health spokesperson Or Vandine said on Monday that the ministry is monitoring all inbound flights, after it was announced that only those from Malaysia and Indonesia will be temporarily cancelled from August 1. Vandine said on Monday that the two countries were identified as

  • Flights from Indonesia, Malaysia cancelled

    A Ministry of Health official has warned of the possibility of Covid-19 spreading through community transmission after the total infected cases in the Kingdom rose to 225. Ministry spokeswoman Or Vandine told reporters on Saturday that the possibility of community transmission cannot be overlooked and that

  • Man in quarantine dies of ‘overdose’

    The Ministry of Health on Thursday said a Cambodian migrant worker who died while being isolated at a quarantine centre in Tbong Khmum province’s Kroch Chhmar district may have died from syncope or overdose of tablets. In a statement, the ministry said the 21-year-old