Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - National

Japan provides $220K funding to ECCC

Publication date 27 January 2023 | 17:15 | ICT

Japan has contributed $220,000 to the archives of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), commonly known as the Khmer Rouge tribunal.



  • National Assembly chief offers tips to new envoys

    National Assembly (NA) president Heng Samrin advised 10 newly appointed Cambodian ambassadors to focus on working on behalf of their nation and people while station abroad by improving cooperation and friendly contacts at all levels with their host countries.

  • Japan scheme for politician visitors resumed

    Cambodia and Japan have agreed to resume the Dialogue on Human Rights as well as a programme for young Cambodian politicians to travel to Japan, while also expressing satisfaction at the recovering bilateral trade, which has almost reached pre-pandemic levels.

  • Ministry mulls museum to celebrate rubber legacy

    The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries plans to establish a museum in Tbong Khmum province to promote the history of rubber cultivation and the industry in Cambodia.

  • Preah Sihanouk educating businesses on foreign labour laws, trafficking

    The Preah Sihanouk Provincial Authority has begun sharing the legal requirements concerning the employment of foreigners with large businesses in the province and called for all business owners to obey the law.

  • Cash aid for poor, vulnerable households enters 12th round

    As of January 24, the government has spent more than $930 million in cash support for poor and vulnerable households affected by Covid-19, with nearly 2.8 million people receiving payments.

  • Tina praises work of agriculture institute

    Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Dith Tina encourages lecturers at the Prek Leap National Institute of Agriculture to pursue their mission of imparting knowledge to students.

  • Digital education network growing

    The government has announced its intention to establish a nationwide digital network, known as Educational Broadcasting Cambodia (EBC).

  • Inter-ministerial prakas on halal food certification, fees expected

    The Ministry of Commerce and the Ministry of Economy and Finance met on January 23 to prepare an inter-ministerial prakas on the management of halal products aimed at providing public services and distributing revenue to businesses.

  • Stormy weather ahead with high wind, big waves, warns ministry

    With high winds and heavy seas forecast, the Preah Sihanouk Provincial Administration has appealed to fishermen and ferry operators in coastal regions and on islands to temporarily suspend taking to the open water.

  • Ministry investigating Battambang ‘barber’ teacher

    Officials from the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport say they are investigating the disciplinary action of a teacher at Samdech Techo Hun Sen Sampov Loun High School in Battambang province, who used a set of clippers to cut the already short hair of several male.