Interior Minister Sar Kheng yesterday said provincial authorities have faced challenges while relocating thousands of Khmer Cham and ethnic Vietnamese residents living on the Tonle Sap river in Kampong Chhnang province.
An Interior Ministry spokesman says that outgoing United States Ambassador to Cambodia William Heidt told Interior Minister Sar Kheng that a request to review visa restrictions on top Cambodian foreign affairs officials has been sent to the US State Department.
Rhona Smith urges Interior Minister to respect human rights over relocating the Cham.
Five people die and 14 are injured daily in road accidents, Interior Minister Sar Kheng said on Saturday.
Interior Minister Sar Kheng on Wednesday instructed police officials and local authorities to collaborate with registered NGOs to ensure that their work is carried out without disturbance or restriction.
Interior Minister plans to meet with top officials from the NGOs twice per year.
The Interior Minister plans to meet with top officials from the country’s NGOs twice per year in an effort to address concerns raised by the groups and to gather recommendations for national development.
Interior Minister denies a request to relocate the National Police headquarters.
Phnom Penh Court charges a government official who allegedly tried to grab state land.
Interior Minister outlines the role of a new taskforce to battle crime in Preah Sihanouk.
Interior Minister emphasisea that Cambodia is cooperating with the international community to combat the illegal wildlife trade.
Mondulkiri Governor Svay Sam Eang leads a taskforce to inspect private companies operating nearby protected forests.
The outgoing Chinese ambassador to Cambodia, Xiong Bo, acknowledged that Chinese nationals have committed crimes while in the Kingdom, and regrets the anxiety and disappointment they have caused amongst the Cambodian people.
Mondulkiri provincial Governor Svay Sam Eang has responded to criticism from Interior Minister Sar Kheng who claimed that provincial officials have failed to curb forestry crimes.
Interior Minister is pushing for an amendment of the forestry law.
Last year, high-ranking Mondulkiri officials were accused of smuggling logs.
Interior Minister urges donor countries to continue funding the NEC.
Interior Minister Sar Kheng has urged donor countries to continue funding the National Election Committee to ensure free and fair elections in the future.
In a bid to rid the country of corruption, Interior Minister Sar Kheng urged CPP officials to eliminate the practice of paying bribes for promotions.
The government is planning to create two new provinces carved out of the provinces of Kandal, Ratanakkiri and Mondulkiri.