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 15, 2020
Cambodian NA President Returns Home after Working Visit to Vietnam
AKP Phnom Penh, August 15, 2020 -- Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, President of the National Assembly (NA) of Cambodia, arrived home this afternoon after concluding his one-day working visit in Hanoi, the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. He was welcomed upon his arrival at Phnom Penh International Airport by many NA members as wel...
Cambodian PM to Participate in 3rd MLC Leaders’ Meeting Later This Month
AKP Phnom Penh, August 15, 2020 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, will participate in the 3rd Mekong-Lancang Cooperation (MLC) Leaders’ Meeting, to be held virtually on Aug. 24, 2020. The participation will be made at the invitation of H.E. Thongloun Sisoulith, Prime Minister of the Lao...
8 Giant Ibis Nests Found
AKP Phnom Penh, August 15, 2020 -- Eight Giant Ibis nests have been found in the middle of the nesting season this year, running from May through to October, according to a press release of the Wildlife Conservation Society in Cambodia (WCS Cambodia). The GPL/WCS Bird Nest Protection Team estimated that the number of nests will increase betwe...
Fish Fossils Found in Phnom Svay of Banteay Meanchey
AKP Phnom Penh, August 15, 2020 -- Archeologists and researchers have identified rare fish fossils buried in the ground in Phnom Svay of Banteay Meanchey province. The news was shared yesterday in a press release from the Ministry of Environment, stressing that the discovery was made by by Mr. Lim Vanchan of the Fossil Study Team of Hertiage...
Health Minister Discusses Cooperation with Australian Ambassador
AKP Phnom Penh, August 15, 2020 -- The Minister of Health H.E. Mam Bunheng has received Australian Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Pablo Kang to discuss health collaboration. Taking place recently at the health ministry, both sides exchanged appreciation of the flourishing cooperation between Cambodia and Australia, further fostered when H.E. Amb...
Over US$120,000 Donated to Cambodia Kantha Bopha Foundation in July
AKP Phnom Penh, August 15, 2020 -- An amount of US$128,369 has been donated to the Cambodia Kantha Bopha Foundation for the month of July 2020 to support the children’s health care service. The foundation shared the update in a recent press release adding that US$8,354 of the amount has been transferred to Kantha Bopha Children's hospitals....
Cambodian NA President Visits Vietnam
AKP Phnom Penh, August 15, 2020 -- Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, President of the National Assembly (NA) of Cambodia, is heading to Hanoi, the Socialist Republic of Vietnam for a one-day working visit. He was seen off at Phnom Penh International Airport this morning by many NA members as well as Vietnamese Ambassador to Cambod...
Cambodia Reports No New COVID-19 Case; But 4 Cured Patients
AKP Phnom Penh, August 15, 2020 -- There is no new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) reported this morning, but four recovered patients, according to a new press release of the Ministry of Health. The four recovered cases are Cambodian men returning from Russia, Mali, Indonesia, and Pakistan. They have been allowed to be discharged aft...
Cabinet Ministers Approve Draft Report on Progress in Industrial Development Policy Implementation
AKP Phnom Penh, August 14, 2020 -- The weekly cabinet meeting, chaired here this morning by Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, approved the draft report on the progress in the implementation of Cambodia Industrial Development Policy (2015-2025) in 2017-2018. According to H.E. Phay Siph...
Cambodia Diversifying Its Products and Markets
AKP Phnom Penh, August 14, 2020 -- Diversification of the products and markets is a high priority of the Royal Government of Cambodia, said H.E. Phay Siphan, Minister Attached to the Prime Minister and Chairman of the Royal Government Spokesperson Unit, on his official Facebook page this morning. Cambodia is diversifying its commodities and m...
Cambodia Asks a Chinese Firm to Increase Investment on Infrastructure Development
AKP Phnom Penh, August 14, 2020 -- Cambodia has asked China Road and Bridge Corporation (CRBC) to increase investment on road infrastructure development in the country. The request was made by H.E. Sun Chanthol, Senior Minister and Minister of Public Works and Transport in a meeting with Mr. Zhou Yong, newly appointed Director General of CRBC...
Cambodia Collects Almost US$1.9 billion as Fiscal Revenue in First Seven Months
AKP Phnom Penh, August 14, 2020 -- The General Department of Taxation (GDT) collected 7,605.46 billion Riel (approximately US$1,877.89 million) as tax revenue in the first seven months of this year, a 9.6 percent increase compared to the same period last year. The revenue, shared by GDT at a recapitulative meeting held here yeste...
Draft Law on National Cassava Policy 2020-2025 Approved
AKP Phnom Penh, August 14, 2020 -- The Draft Law on National Cassava Policy 2020-2025 was endorsed by the Council of Ministers in a weekly meeting held here this morning under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen. H.E. Phay Siphan, Minister Attached to the Prime Minister and Chairman of the...
DPM: Cambodia, EU Relationship Remains the Same
AKP Phnom Penh, August 14, 2020 -- Cambodia has reiterated endeavour to maintain good relationship with the European Union although the region has partially withdrawn part of tariff preference it had granted to the country. The stand was underlined by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng when presidi...
French Labok Kator Athlete Given Cambodian Nationality
AKP Phnom Penh, August 14, 2020 -- A French athlete of Kun Khmer and Labok Kator Mr. Derek Bidaut has been given the Cambodian nationality recently for his love and active involvement in the martial arts for about ten years. With the official nationality of Cambodia, he was also given a Khmer name as Chan Rithysak. According to Mr. Ou Dara...
NA President Returns Home after Concluding Working Visit in Vietnam
Samdech Heng Samrin Meets Vietnamese NA Chairwoman
Cambodian NA President Pays Homage to Late Former CPV Secretary General
Agriculture Minister Visits Farmers in Svay Rieng Province
H.E. Khieu Kanharith Receives 10 Motorbikes from Jin Sung Group
Cambodian NA President Leaves for Hanoi
Photos of the Week: Eco-camping Becoming a New Tourism Product in Siem Reap