Cambodia Morning News For January 23

Cambodia Morning News For January 23

Cambodia morning newsHun Sen Says Further Media Restrictions Needed to Stifle ‘Fake News’
Prime Minister Hun Sen this week called for tighter restrictions on media freedoms, describing independent reporting outlets as purveyors of “fake news” during a meeting with journalists.
— VOA

NBC officials appointed to CPP central committee
Three deputy governors at the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) were appointed to the ruling party’s central committee at the party’s congress on Sunday.
— The Phnom Penh Post

FUNCINPEC’s Spokesman: Sam Rainsy’s Movement Is to Seek Fundings
Nheb Bunchin, spokesman of FUNCINPEC Party, on Monday, said that the Cambodia National Rescue Movement (CNRM) initiated by Sam Rainsy, aims to seek funding from abroad only and cannot help Kem Sokha at all.
— Fresh News

Unifying brand name unveiled as Rice Federation addresses its flaws
The Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) today announced a new “Malys Angkor” brand to be used as the official moniker for four species of Cambodian fragrant rice.
— The Phnom Penh Post

Report well and stay out of trouble: Cambodia’s Hun Sen tells journalists ahead of election
Months before a general election in Cambodia, Prime Minister Hun Sen instructed journalists to report the truth and stop insulting people if they do not wish to get in trouble.
— Channel NewsAsia

Government to Build Temporary Shelters for Cambodian Workers
Minister Interior Sar Kheng said the Royal Government of Cambodia will provide temporary shelters in Poipet to approximately 100 illegal Cambodian workers sent back by Thai authority.
— Fresh News

Cambodia’s Special Relationship With India
Strong ties developed during the Cold War can expand even further under Modi’s Act East Policy.
— The Diplomat

Cambodia-U.S. Signs MoU on Work Cooperation
Cambodian Ministry of Labor and Vocational Training (MoLVT) and American Center for International Labor Solidarity (ACILS), on Monday, signed Memorandum of Understanding on work cooperation, presided over by Minister of Labor Ith Somheng.
— Fresh News

Uber appoints new leaders for Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar markets
US ride-hailing major Uber has appointed two new members to its Asia Pacific’s leadership team as a part of its plan to improve service quality in Vietnam, Cambodia and Myanmar, according to its latest statement today.
— DealStreetAsia

 

Feature photo Asian Development Bank

 

Find our previous morning news feature photos in the AEC News Today Morning News Feature Photos gallery where you will find a pictorial display of daily life throughout the Asean Economic Community (AEC).

Cambodia morning news by AEC News Today is your one stop source for Cambodia news on matters of governance and policies affecting Asean business communities. It is published M-F by AEC News Today: Governance, not government; policies not politics.

 

The following two tabs change content below.

Sreypov Men recently completed a course of study in International Relations at the Institute of Foreign Languages.

She commenced as an intern at AEC News Today and was appointed as a junior writer/ trainee journalist on April 2, 2018

Latest posts by Sreypov Men (see all)

Support independent media by sharing

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.