In response to a request from First Prime Minister Prince Norodom Ranariddh, the
Royal Cambodia Group donated U.S. $30,000 to the government to construct trash bins
for use in Phnom Penh.
Ranariddh called on the private sector to help out with the current campaign to clean
up the capital city. With construction costs for the bins estimated at $30 each,
the Royal Group's donation will enable an additional 1,000 trash receptacles to be
placed around town.
Royal Group's chairman Sophan Kith presentedon Oct. 9 a check to State Ministers
Veng Sereyvuth and Sok An, and Minister of Commerce Var Huot.