Cambodia-China Relations in the New Decade

The world is embarking in a new decade and one topic scholars around the world discuss is the future of China and its relations to other countries. China’s influence in Cambodia has drastically increased over the last two decades, in particular when it comes to FDI and military cooperation, and has led to tensions with the USA but also to[…]

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Vietnam,Cambodia joint victory over Pol Pot regime was milestone

After taking control of Cambodia in April, 1975, Pol Pot’s  regime conducted barbaric policies against its own nation and hatred actions against Vietnam. It turned Cambodia from a beautiful country to a massive labour camp with extremely harsh conditions. Schools were destroyed, large-scale prisons with graves were built to torture and kill the opposition. In its controlling term (3 years,[…]

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International Conference on “Cambodia and ASEAN Regionalism in the Context of Indo-Pacific”

This year marks the 52nd anniversary of the establishment of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and 20th anniversary of Cambodia’s membership in ASEAN as well. The last few decades, ASEAN has been perceived as a reliable security shield as well as the catalyst for regional economic prosperity and dynamism.​ ASEAN has capacity to socialize and diffuse norms​​ and[…]

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UNDP and 4PX Express Sign MoU and Co-Financial Agreement on “Linking Cambodia: Together Towards Digital Economy”

Phnom Penh, March 21, 2019 — The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Shenzhen 4PX Express Co., Ltd. signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and co-financial agreement on “Linking Cambodia: Together Towards Digital Economy” in Phnom Penh early this week. The signing ceremony was presided over by Senior Minister and Minister of Public Works and Transports H.E. Sun Chanthol, French[…]

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Cambodia and the Belt And Road Initiative: Opportunity, Challenges And Perspectives

The International Relations Institute of Cambodia in cooperation with the Research Centre for Sustainable Hong Kong (CSHK) of the City University of Hong Kong (CityU), is going to organize a workshop on “Cambodia and the Belt And Road Initiative: Opportunity, Challenges And Perspectives” on 06 March 2019 at the Royal Academy of Cambodia’s conference room. This workshop is organized to[…]

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Cambodia, Vietnam To Expand Bilateral Cooperation Based on Past Relations

Phnom Penh, February 26, 2019 — Cambodian and Vietnamese leaders have agreed to use past relations and experience as a basis to expand the bilateral cooperation between the two neighbouring nations. H.E. Eang Sophalleth, Assistant to the Cambodian Premier, told this to reporters after the meeting here this morning between Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen[…]

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President of Viet Nam Begins State Visit in Cambodia

Phnom Penh, February 25, 2019 — General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party and President of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam, H.E. Nguyen Phu Trong, began his two-day state visit in Cambodia this afternoon. The Vietnamese top leader was warmly welcomed upon his arrival at Phnom Penh International Airport by Samdech Chaufea Veang Kong Sam Ol,[…]

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Cambodia, China Sign 8 Cooperation Documents

Phnom Penh, January 23, 2019 — The Kingdom of Cambodia and the People’s Republic of China have reached eight cooperation agreements, during the official visit of Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen in China from Jan. 20 to 23. According to the National Television of Kampuchea (TVK), the eight cooperation documents were inked in Beijing[…]

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