The National Election Committee (NEC) drew lots to determine the order that the political parties standing in the upcoming parliamentary election will appear on the ballot papers.
Prime Minister Hun Sen touts the integrity of former Thai prime ministers Thaksin Shinawatra and his sister Yingluck, recalling that despite being ousted, neither of them had attempted to call on foreigners to apply pressure on Thailand.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has reaffirmed that Cambodia’s commitment to a multiparty democracy remains steadfast, with the parliamentary election slated for July 23.
Cambodia and Poland have signed an agreement that will exempt diplomatic passport holders from visa requirements.
The Candlelight Party (CP) is officially out of contention for the upcoming July 23 national election after the Constitutional Council of Cambodia (CCC) upheld the earlier decision by the National Election Committee (NEC) to decline their registration.
Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos and Thailand have discussed strengthening and enhancing maritime cooperation in the region, encouraging one another to share information to combat piracy and armed robberies against ships at sea.
Prime Minister Hun Sen reiterated his stance that he would not accept an apology from Chea Poch, a permanent member of the Candlelight Party (CP), following a 22-second audio message from Poch that claimed he had been attempting to depose Hun Sen since he was 19 years of age.
With the national election scheduled to take place in less than two months, Prime Minister Hun Sen has warned foreign nations and their diplomats not to interfere into Cambodia’s domestic affairs.
Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos are preparing to hold their first Ministerial Defence Friendship Meeting at the “Emerald Triangle” area, where the three countries intersect.
As China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) celebrated its 10th anniversary on May 22, Prime Minister Hun Sen recalled that Cambodia – one of 150 countries and 32 international organisations to join the initiative – had only done so because it met three conditions.