• Mandarin to become mandatory language in Cambodian high schools

    An agreement with China to include mandatory Mandarin language classes in Cambodia’s public secondary schools has Cambodian educators worried about growing Chinese influence that will undermine the kingdom’s culture and sovereignty. On Wednesday, the two governments signed a memorandum of understanding in Phnom Penh to introduce the new subject to students from 7th to 12th […]

  • Cambodian Information Minister Supports AKP-PL Cooperation 

    Cambodian Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith has voiced his support and appreciation for the cooperation in information exchange between the Cambodian state-owned news agency – the Agence Kampuchea Presse (AKP) –and the Prensa Latina News Agency (PL) of Cuba.  While receiving a courtesy visit from H.E. Luis Enrique Gonzalez Acosta, PL Chairman, at the […]

  • Australia Reaffirms Continued Support for Cambodia’s Clean Energy Transition

    Australia continues to support Cambodia’s net zero transition and move towards more climate friendly and inclusive development. The continued support was underlined by the Australian Embassy in Cambodia, following a recent panel discussion on Cambodia’s Clean Energy Transition at the Cambodia Climate Change Summit 2022. “We are committed to working with Cambodia to build a […]

  • MRC Announces Competition to Modernize Mekong Monitoring Technology

    The Mekong River Commission (MRC) announced Thursday a competition to design cost-effective, sustainable technology to monitor the Mekong’s water level, rainfall, soil moisture and water quality. In a statement, the MRC said the contest was for undergraduate or graduate students from 15 universities in Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam. Competitors have to design telemetry sensors […]

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