Phnom Penh


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Phnom Penh

 (pə-nôm′ pĕn′, nŏm′)
The capital and largest city of Cambodia, in the southern part of the country on the Mekong River. Founded in the 1300s, it became the capital of the Khmer after c. 1432 and the capital of Cambodia in 1867.

Phnom Penh

(ˌpnɒm ˈpɛn) or

Pnom Penh

n
(Placename) the capital of Cambodia, a port in the south at the confluence of the Mekong and Tonle Sap Rivers: capital of the country since 1865; university (1960). Pop: 1 174 000 (2005 est). Official transliteration: Phnum Péhn

Phnom

(or Pnom) Penh

(ˈnɒm ˈpɛn, pəˈnɔm)
n.
the capital of Cambodia, in the S part. 500,000.
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Cambodia, Kampuchea, Kingdom of Cambodia - a nation in southeastern Asia; was part of Indochina under French rule until 1946
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Phnom Penh

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The Phnom Penh Municipal Hall on Friday announced a plan to provide limited free bus services from Phnom Penh to the provinces during the Pchum Benh week later this month, and free city buses and boat taxis for everyone during the five days.
Phnom Penh Municipal Hall has announced plans to build additional footbridge on the west side of Phsar Doeum Kor.
Emirates will link Phnom Penh (PNH) and Bangkok (BKK) with its new daily service set to launch on June 1, 2019.
Emirates will link Phnom Penh and Bangkok with its new daily service set to launch on June 1.
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The Industrial Bank of Korea (IBK) will establish an overseas branch in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, the lender announced Thursday.
Brussels, Belgium, December 16, 2017 --(PR.com)-- On December 9, 2017 in the presence of over 3,000 guests, diplomats, tourism and culture experts, members of the Parliamentary Assembly for the Sustainable Development Goals, members of the Royal Government of Cambodia and of the Royal Parliament of Cambodia and European Council on Tourism and Trade delegates and many others high level guests attended the official ceremony for World Capital of Culture and Tourism handover for Phnom Penh has taken place.
Emirates has launched of a new daily linked service from Dubai to Phnom Penh (PHN) in Cambodia, via Yangon in Myanmar, expanding its reach in Southeast Asia.
Phnom Penh: The first Emirates flight from Dubai to Phnom Penh landed here on Saturday evening, to the traditional welcome of a water salute from fire tenders.
Summary: The aircraft was greeted in Phnom Penh by a traditional water cannon salute upon arrival.
Land prices in central Phnom Penh's Tonle Bassac and Boeung Keng Kang (BKK) districts remained stable in the first half of the year due to overdevelopment and a slowdown in new investments, according to research by a local real estate agent.
PHNOM PENH (CyHAN)- Fugitive Cambodian property tycoon Sok Bun, who brutally attacked a former TV star in a heated argument at a Phnom Penh restaurant on July 2, returned to Cambodia from Singapore on Saturday to face justice, a Cambodian spokesman confirmed.