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September 23, 2020
Videos & Infographics
CDC Disappointed with U.S. Treasury Department's Decision to Impose Sanctions on UDG
AKP Phnom Penh, September 20, 2020 -- The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) has made public a press statement expressing its great disappointment over the United States Department of the Treasury’s decision to impose sanctions on Union Development Group Co., Ltd. (UDG). The full press statement reads as follows: By C. N...
Zero New COVID-19 Case in Cambodia for Already a Week
AKP Phnom Penh, September 20, 2020 -- Cambodia reported no new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) for seven days in a row, said the Ministry of Health in a press release issued this morning. The tally thus remains at 275, including 174 Cambodians, 41 French, 17 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 8 Indonesians, 7 Americans, 6 British, 3 Vietnamese,...
PM Hun Sen: Cambodia Proud of Participating in UN Peacekeeping Missions
AKP Phnom Penh, September 19, 2020 -- Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has expressed Cambodia's pride for taking part in the peacekeeping operations under UN umbrella despite the risk to life. After national reconciliation, full peace and development in all domains, Cambodia has shared experience in building, maintain...
Cambodian PM Reaffirms Commitment to Continue Maintaining Political and Macroeconomic Stability
AKP Phnom Penh, September 19, 2020 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has reiterated the Royal Government's strong determination to continue maintaining political and macroeconomic stability regardless of COVID-19 crisis. "Despite any circumstances, the Royal Government reaffirmed its com...
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 released last night. Battambang northwestern province was the most visited destination by...
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...
Cambodian PM Attends WEF’s Sustainable Development Impact Summit
H.E. Thong Khon Chairs CAMSOC’s Weekly Meeting
Official Campaign Launch on Prey Lang Forest Protection
Minister of Information Pays Homage to Late Advisor
Technical Skill Training Course for CMAC Operational Staff
Her Majesty Norodom Monineath Sihanouk Presides over the Inauguration Ceremony of the Queen-Mother Library
Office-Taking Ceremony of Kampong Thom Provincial New Police Commissioner