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Germany continues commitment on development cooperation with the Kingdom of Cambodia

On 3 and 4 December 2013, bilateral negotiations between the Royal Government of Cambodia and the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany were held in Phnom Penh to agree on new financial commit...

The 23rd Day of German Unity Celebrations

The 23rd Anniversary of the Day of German Unity

23rd Day of German Unity Celebrations  To mark the 23rd Day of German Unity, His Excellency Ambassador Joachim Frhr. von Marschall together with his wife, Catrione Garrett, and the staff of the Germa...

Mine Action Program

Germany provides financial support for the Mine Action Program

Germany donates 1,112,500 € for the Mine Action Program in Siem Reap and Oddar Meanchey provinces, thus enabling the continued mine clearance in Cambodia. The decontamination of land renders the same viable once again for farming, settlement or the construction of infrastructure. The signing of the agreement between the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany and the Royal Government of Cambodia took place on 13 February 2013 at the Council of Ministers in Phnom Penh.

Dr. med. Chan Thong Sérey and Ambassador Dr. Wolfgang Moser

Visit of President of GCS at the Embassy

On 4 February 2011, Dr. med. Chan Thong Sérey, President of the German-Cambodian Society (GCS), visited the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Phnom Penh. On this occasion he presented a leather character of the classical Cambodian shadow theater to the Ambassador Dr. Moser. The figure depicts the monkey king and was manufactured by young students on the premises of the GCS in the Siem Reap province.

German Ambassador Dr. Moser visits Khmer Rouge Tribunal

On 26 October 2010 the German Ambassador to Cambodia, Dr. Wolfgang Moser, visited the Khmer Rouge Tribunal in Phnom Penh

Germany and Cambodia sign Agreement on Increase for Humanitarian Demining for 2010

On 19 October 2010, H.E. Mr. Heng Ratana, Advisor to the Prime Minister and Director General of Cambodian Mine Action Center, and H.E. Dr. Wolfgang Moser, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany, signed a further Agreement on “Humanitarian Demining in Oddar Meanchey and Siem Reap Provinces”.

Mr. Peter Willers, retired Colonel of the German Armed Forces and at present Co-Director of Demining Unit 6 in Siem Reap

German De-Mining Expert receives Royal Sahametrei Decoration

Mr. Peter Willers, retired Colonel of the German Armed Forces and at present Co-Director of Demining Unit 6 in Siem Reap has been honoured February 10, 2010 with the Royal Sahametrei Decoration, Officers Class, for his achievements in his work at DU 6.

Major contract for German Company in developing the brewing industry in Cambodia

A contract for a turnkey brewing facility with an initial capacity of 1 million hectoliters was signed December 13, 2009 in the presence of Minister for Industry, Mines and Energy H.E. Suy Sem and the German Ambassador to Cambodia, Frank M. Mann.

German Art Collector returns Khmer statue to Cambodia

The German art collector Dr. Wolfgang Felten on 5 December 2009 has in the presence of H.E. Him Chhem, Minister for Culture and Fine Arts, donated a valuable Khmer statue in Baphuon style dating back to the 11th century to the National Museum in Phnom Penh.

The First Golden Age of Cambodia: Excavation at Prohear

In spring 2007, one of the richest prehistoric burial sites of South East Asia was found in Prohear village but almost completely looted by the villagers. The artifacts found at the ancient burial site had been sold to middlemen representing antique dealers and in less than a year, countless burial gaves dating back 2000 years were systematically destroyed. Today, the German Archaeological Institute is working with the Memot Center in Cambodia to salvage the excavation site and ensure that its remaining treasures do not fall into the wrong hands.