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September 19, 2020
Videos & Infographics
Battambang Province, the Most Attractive Destination during Pchum Ben Holiday
AKP Phnom Penh, September 19, 2020 -- Over one million domestic tourists have travelled to various tourism destinations throughout the country during the Pchum Ben holiday, from Sept. 16 to 18, according to a report of the Ministry of Tourism release this morning. Battambang northwestern province was the most visited destination by rece...
Cambodia Reports Zero New COVID-19 Case for Six Consecutive Days
AKP Phnom Penh, September 19, 2020 -- No new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been reported in Cambodia for six days in a row, announced this morning the Ministry of Health in a press release The tally thus remains at 275, including 174 Cambodians, 41 French, 17 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 8 Indonesians, 7 Americans, 6 British, 3 Viet...
Cambodian PM Extends Congratulations to New Japanese Counterpart
AKP Phnom Penh, September 18, 2020 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has sent a congratulatory message to H.E. SUGA Yoshihide, newly appointed Prime Minister of Japan. "On behalf of the Royal Government and people of the Kingdom of Cambodia, I have a great pleasure to extend my warmest c...
Cambodia Disappointed by Politically-motivated Allegations of Two U.S. Political Figures
AKP Phnom Penh, September 18, 2020 -- Cambodia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has issued a statement expressing its disappointment over the allegations made by two U.S. political figures. "The Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation is disappointed by the politically-motivated...
Cambodia, the Friendliest Country in the World in 2020
AKP Phnom Penh, September 18, 2020 -- The Kingdom of Cambodia has been crown No. 1 among the top ten friendliest countries in the world to move to, according to My International Movers' website. "92-96 percent of expats agree that Cambodians are very friendly to outsiders, be it tourists or people looking to move there," it underlined. "The l...
Pangolin Remains in Cambodia but Faces Extinction
AKP Phnom Penh, September 18, 2020 -- According to a study and the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), pangolin is the most widely trafficked mammal in the world, especially in international trade for the so-called traditional medicine, health supplements as well as medicine for various diseases while in Cambodia the population of pangolin is u...
Over 450,000 People Travel Across the Country on 2nd Day of Pchum Ben Festival
AKP Phnom Penh, September 18, 2020 -- More than 450,000 domestic tourists toured the country on Sept. 17, the second day of the Pchum Ben Festival. According to a report of the Ministry of Tourism issued this morning, 454,854 tourists, of them 3,225 were foreigners, visited different tourism destinations. Battambang northwestern prov...
Cambodia-Japan Trade Reaches US$1.1 billion in First Seven Months
AKP Phnom Penh, September 18, 2020 -- Bilateral trade between Cambodia and Japan was recorded at US$1,175 million in the first seven months of this year, inching down 5.7 percent compared to the same period last year. Figures from Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) stated that from January to July, Cambodia’s shipment to Japan wa...
Thailand Imports Nearly 3,000 Tonnes of Sweet Potatoes from Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, September 18, 2020 -- The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has claimed that Thailand had imported nearly 3,000 tonnes of sweat potatoes from Cambodia. From the beginning of this year until Sept. 11, 2020, it pointed out, the total amount of Cambodian sweat potatoes exported to this neighbouring country was 2,865...
Cambodia Exports Tobacco to Five Countries
AKP Phnom Penh, September 18, 2020 -- Up to Sept. 11, Cambodia exported tobacco to five countries, H.E. Veng Sakhon, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries announced recently. H.E. Minister pointed out that during this period, the exported tobacco products were amounted to 5,376 tonnes. The main destinations for Cambodian tobacco...
No New COVID-19 Case for Five Days in a Row
AKP Phnom Penh, September 18, 2020 -- There is no reported new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Cambodia for five days in a row, said the Ministry of Health in a press release made public this morning. The tally thus remains at 275, including 174 Cambodians, 41 French, 17 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 8 Indonesians, 7 Americans, 6 Britis...
Over 200,000 Tourists Recorded on First Day of Pchum Ben Festival
AKP Phnom Penh, September 17, 2020 -- On the first day of Pchum Ben holiday from Sept. 16 to 18, some 217,932 people toured the country, according to a report of the Ministry of Tourism. Of them, nearly 2,000 are foreigners, added the same source. According to the report, Kandal province received the highest number of tourists, followed by Ba...
Cambodia-U.S. Trade Soars 17 percent in First Seven Months
AKP Phnom Penh, September 17, 2020 -- Bilateral trade between Cambodia and the U.S. rose by 17 percent in the first seven months of this year to US$3,570 million, according to the U.S. Statistics Bureau. From January to July, it pointed out, Cambodia’s shipment to the world’s largest economy reached US$3,400 million, up 24 percent. In J...
Cambodia Reports Neither Positive Nor Recovered Case of COVID-19
AKP Phnom Penh, September 17, 2020 -- Cambodia this morning reported neither new positive nor cured case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), according to the Ministry of Health The total number of confirmed cases in the Kingdom thus remains at 275, while that of the recovered patients at 274 or 99.64 percent. The 275 confirmed cases in...
PM and Spouse to Celebrate Pchum Ben Festival at Vaing Chas Pagoda in Kampong Speu
AKP Phnom Penh, September 16, 2020 -- Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen and his spouse Samdech Kittiprittpundit Bun Rany Hun Sen will celebrate the Pchum Ben Festival at Vaing Chas pagoda in Kampong Speu province. "Today is the 14th day of Kan Ben Festival. Tomorrow is Pchum Ben day. I and my spouse are planning...
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PM and Spouse Celebrate Pchum Ben Festival at Vaing Chas Pagoda in Kampong Speu
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