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CPP set to mark anniversary, vows to maintain public trust

Publication date 26 June 2019 | 09:53 | ICT

The Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) is set to mark the 68th anniversary of its establishment on June 28 with 30,000 people expected to attend. The function will be held in the presence of Prime Minister Hun Sen, said CPP spokesman Chhim



  • Hungary’s Orban vows support for EBA access

    Publication date 17 June 2019 | 07:32 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen has been told by his Hungarian counterpart Viktor Orban in Budapest on Friday that his country “will always stand by Cambodia” as the Kingdom faces the potential loss of its access to the EU’s Everything But A

  • Officials optimistic as EBA visit ends

    Publication date 14 June 2019 | 13:16 | ICT

    Garment industry associations and Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training officials have expressed their expectations of a positive outcome after an EU fact-finding delegation concluded its eight-day mission in Cambodia this week

  • Supreme Court rejects bail for former CNRP deputy commune chief

    Publication date 13 June 2019 | 08:25 | ICT

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday denied a bail request from a former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) deputy commune chief who was last year sentenced to five years in prison following a protest in front of the Poipet Customs Dep

  • Sar Kheng slams abuse of noodle event

    Publication date 12 June 2019 | 10:06 | ICT

    Gathering to eat Khmer noodles to discuss politics and democracy is good, but doing so to prepare for the return of a certain leader to incite a colour revolution is “illegal”, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sar Khen

  • Japan, CHRC hold meeting to prepare for rights talks

    Publication date 12 June 2019 | 08:23 | ICT

    The head of the Cambodian Human Rights Committee (CHRC ) and the Japanese ambassador held an ad hoc meeting on Tuesday to prepare for their annual Human Rights Dialogue in August on the situation in the Kingdom.

  • Ministry: Councillors to be appointed by next Monday

    Publication date 11 June 2019 | 08:31 | ICT

    The Ministry of Interior announced that the appointments of third mandate councillors from 25 provinces and cities will take place between Wednesday and Monday, a National Election Committee (NEC) official told The Post on Sunday.

  • CPP deny forum to end mandate following dissatisfaction from PM

    Publication date 10 June 2019 | 10:50 | ICT

    A spokesman for the ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) has dismissed recent media reports that the Supreme Consultation Forum, which was established following the 2018 national elections, will have its mandate ended due to Prime

  • Cambodia, Singapore to ‘move on’ from Lee remarks storm

    Publication date 10 June 2019 | 08:56 | ICT

    Cambodia, Singapore and Vietnam have agreed to move on from the controversy caused by remarks from Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and follow the path of cooperation, dialogue and friendship.

  • PM, Sar Kheng prepare French Rainsy case

    Publication date 10 June 2019 | 08:48 | ICT

    The government has announced that Prime Minister Hun Sen and Minister of Interior Sar Kheng are preparing cases against Sam Rainsy, the “acting president” of the court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), for submission

  • Landslide for CPP in polls

    Publication date 10 June 2019 | 08:28 | ICT

    The Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) won 4,034 of 4,114 seats in this year’s third mandate municipal, provincial, town and district council elections, while the other six parties received limited support.