Thanks to Peace! When there is peace, there is development! PM Hun Sen : Cambodia must not exchange its independence and sovereignty for anything else. We will not die or become rich even though we continue to have or lose EBA.
August 12, 2020
Young Cambodian Shepherd with Big Dream
AKP Phnom Penh, August 11, 2020 -- A young successful Cambodian shepherd is taking the next level of transforming his sheep rearing farm into a tourism product. Bun Chanvireak, 25, is running a lucrative sheep rearing farm in Kampong Chhnang province thanks to rare practice of such business in the province as well as in Cambodia a...
New Power Dam Built in Pursat Province
AKP Phnom Penh, August 11, 2020 -- An 80-megawatt hydropower dam project in Pursat province has started building necessary facilities, scheduling to generate power for the grid in 2023, which makes the province a power battery in the country. The dam project is invested by Korean firm – SPHP (Cambodia) Co., Ltd. – with an investment cap...
Moody’s Sees Cambodia Benefiting as Trade Becomes More Regionally Focused
AKP Phnom Penh, August 11, 2020 -- Moody's Investors Service said Tuesday that Cambodia stood to benefit from the diversification of global supply chains — notwithstanding the partial withdrawal of EU trade privileges. “As the global trade system becomes more regionally focused, each major region – Asia, Europe and the U.S. – will likely have...
National Road Safety Committee Issues Appeal on Traffic Accident Prevention during Upcoming Holiday
AKP Phnom Penh, August 11, 2020 -- The National Road Safety Committee (NRSC) has issued an appeal on the prevention of road accidents during the public holiday for civil servants, workers and employees from Aug. 17 to 21, 2020. The committee commended the vast majority of road users for their willingness in respecting and im...
Flights from the Philippines to Be Banned from Aug. 13
AKP Phnom Penh, August 11, 2020 -- Cambodia has decided to temporary ban the flights from the Philippines in addition to those from Malaysia and Indonesia. The ban, agreed by Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen on Aug. 11, will come into effect from Aug. 13, underlined a press release of the Ministry of Health issued thi...
Weather Forecast: More Rain Expected This Week
AKP Phnom Penh, August 11, 2020 -- Cambodian Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology has forecasted that more rain, from low to heavy, will come across the country from Aug. 12 to 18. Such weather conditions are caused by low pressure and the influence of tropical storm Jangmi which is currently near the Korean peninsula and...
Supreme Court Terminate the Case Against Ao An Before ECCC
AKP Phnom Penh, August 11, 2020 -- The Supreme Court Chamber of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) yesterday terminated the case against Ao An before the Extraordinary Chambers, according to an ECCC’s press release. Following the International Co-Prosecutor’s “Immediate Appeal of the Trial Chamber’s Effective Terminat...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, August 11, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on August 11, 2020.
COVID-19: 15 New Imported Cases; 1 Recovered
AKP Phnom Penh, August 11, 2020 -- Cambodia detected 15 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) – all imported, the tally thus rose to 266, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health made public this morning. Thirteen (13) of the new positive cases are Chinese nationals aged between 20 and 35 years old, while the other two a...
News Analysis: Actions Speak Louder Than Words in the Fight against COVID-19
AKP Phnom Penh, August 10, 2020 -- Until now, I see world leaders have yet to reach a real joint practical effort to combat COVID-19 although there have been repeated diplomatic calls by them that the world needs to fight the virus. Action speaks louder than words, not the racism and blame games that some continue to indulge in. In a global w...
Cambodia, India Sign Agreement on US$1.5 Million Grant Assistance for Demining Equipment
AKP Phnom Penh, August 10, 2020 -- The Royal Government of Cambodia and the Government of India have reached an agreement on the provision of US$1.5 million grant assistance for procurement of demining equipment. H.E. Gen. Neang Phat, Permanent Secretary of State at the Ministry of National Defence and Ms. Manika Jain, Indian Ambassador to Ca...
This Year’s High-School Exam to Take Place in December
AKP Phnom Penh, August 10, 2020 -- The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports will organise high school exam for the 2019-2020 academic year in December, according to the ministry’s press release made public this morning. The schedule was set after Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, agreed...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, August 10, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on August 10, 2020.
COVID-19: 2 Cured and 3 New Positive Cases Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, August 10, 2020 -- Cambodia reported two new recovered cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and three new confirmed cases, said the Ministry of Health in a press release issued this morning. According to the press release, the two cured patients are Cambodian men aged 28 and 32 years old returning home from Russia via Mal...
Cambodian Top Leaders Send Condolence Messages to Vietnamese Counterparts over Loss of Former CPV Secretary General
AKP Phnom Penh, August 09, 2020 -- Cambodian top leaders have extended their sincere condolences to their Vietnamese counterparts over the passing away of H.E. Le Kha Phieu, former Secretary General of the Communist Party of Viet Nam (CPV). "I have learned with profound sorrow of the passing away of H.E. Le Kha Phieu, former CPV Secretary Gen...
Closing Ceremony of Training Course on Smartphone Live TV Technology
Samdech Hun Sen and Samdech Kittiprittbandit Commemorate 100th Day of Neak Oknha Prittmohaobaseka Thammanheanvivadhna Bun Seangly's Passing Away
Governor of Svay Rieng Province Receives Ambassador of Timor-Leste
Thai Province of Surin Hands over an Ambulance to Oddar Meanchey Provincial Health Department
Office-taking Ceremony of New Elements of NCAT
Press Conference on Present Water Conditions in Mekong Basin and Tonle Sap River
More Needy Families Receive Donations from RGC