General Tea Banh
Curriculum Vitae
General Tea Banh
ID Number 000006
     
Personal Details    
Full Name : Tea Banh
Position/Rank : Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Defense
Date of Birth : 05 November 1945
Place of Birth : Koh Kong District, Koh Kong Province, Kingdom of Cambodia
Employment History
2006-Present : Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Defense
23/12/2009-Present   Chairman of The National Committee for Maritime Security
27/06/2006-Present   Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of National Defense, President of National Authority Chemical Weapon
2000-2004 : Deputy Prime Minister and Co-Minister of National Defense
1998-2000 : Four Gold Star General; Senior Minister and Co-Minister of National Defense
1995-1998 : Senior Minister and Co-Minister of National Defense
1994-1995 : Co-Deputy Commander in Chief and Co-Minister of National Defense
1993-1994 : Co-Minister of National Defense
1988-1993 : Member of Parliament; Deputy Minister of Defense and Co-Minister of National Defense
1987-1988 : Vice-Chairman of Council of Ministers and Minister of National Defense
1984-1987 : Vice-Chairman of Council of Ministers; Minister of Transport; Minister of Post and- Telecommunications
1982-1984 : Minister of Transport; Minister of Post and Telecommunications
1980-1982 : Deputy Minister of National Defense
1979-1980 : Deputy Chief of General Staff
1973-1979 : Military Commander of Koh Kong Province and Director of Training Directorate
1970-1973 : Battalion Commander of Koh Kong Province
1969-1970 : Company Commander of Koh Kong Province
1962-1969 : Platoon Commander of Koh Kong Province
1961-1962 :  Primary School Teacher
     
Civil Education/Training
13/02/2008 : Honorary Doctor of Political Science, Ramkhamhaeng University, Kingdom of Thailand
12/12/2007 : Honorary Fellowship Award of Leadership, Oxford Center for Leadership, United Kingdom
18/09/2007 : Honorary Doctor of Military Science, University of Cambodia, Kingdom of Cambodia
05/02/2007 : Honorary Doctor of Political Science, Chamroeun University of Poly-Technology, Kingdom of Cambodia
     
Military Education/Training
1973-1974 :  Attended Vietnamese School for Senior Military Officer
     
Medal Awards
    - Medal of National Merit-01(Cheatupakarak)
- Royal Order of Kingdom of Cambodia Grand Cross-01 (Maha SereyVath)
- Royal Order of Kingdom of Cambodia Grand Officer-01 (Maha Sena)
- Royal Order of Kingdom of Cambodia Commander-01 (Thipadin)
- Royal Order of Kingdom of Cambodia Officer-01 (Sena)
- Order of Her Majesty The Queen Preah Kossomak Nearireath Grand Officer-01
- Royal Order Of Sowathara Grand Cross-02
- Sena Jayaseddh Medal-01
- National Defense Gold Medal-02
- National Defense Silver Medal-02
- National Defense Bronze Medal-2
- Medal Of Labor Gold-01
     
Hobbies
    - Plays golf
General Tea Banh was married in 1975 and has three children, two sons and one daughter.