Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Politicians, sports officials test out Koh Kong course

Politicians, sports officials test out Koh Kong course

Politicians, sports officials test out Koh Kong course

Top government officials involved in the organising of the third Sea Festival, which will be held in Koh Kong from December 12-14, tested out a new golf course in Koh Sdech commune, Kirichulsa district of the same province on Monday set to host an competition during the three-day event.

NOCC President and Tourism Minister Thong Khon, Koh Kong governor Bun Lert, parliament member and former Phnom Penh gorvernor Kep Chuktema, Cabinet Secretary Su Phearin and Tourism Ministry Secretary Chea Bora were among those who completed nine holes of the course, which the consensus agreed was of international competition standard.

Thirteen events have so far been slated for the festival including a fun cycling race which is expecting an auspicious total of 999 riders, according to organisers.

MOST VIEWED

  • ‘Kingdom lacks up to 400MW in available electricity’

    Prime Minister Hun Sen has called on the general public, hoteliers and businesspeople with generators to use them as back-up as the Electricity Authority of Cambodia cannot generate enough electricity to meet needs due to low water levels in power station reservoirs. On Saturday evening

  • Sor Chandeth defends his criticism of Hun Sen

    Former senator Sor Chandeth has defended his choice of words when criticising Hun Sen, saying he was merely speaking metaphorically to attack the Prime Minister’s political life, not his actual person, as the latter seeks damages. [img] Chandeth spoke to The Post on Thursday,

  • South Korea’s Moon arrives in Kingdom for state visit

    South Korean president Moon Jae-in and his wife arrived in Phnom Penh on Thursday at the start of a three-day state visit to Cambodia to strengthen ties and further the friendship between the two countries. After arriving at the Phnom Penh International Airport in the

  • Youths band together to clean ‘filthy’ Boeung Trabek canal

    Inspired by their affection for the environment, a desire to have a clean and beautiful city, and wanting to send a message to people to stop littering, a group of some two dozen volunteer youths have taken to picking up trash day and night from