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September 22, 2020
Videos & Infographics
More Tourists Expected to Travel during Pchum Ben Holiday
AKP Phnom Penh, September 16, 2020 -- More domestic tourists are expected to travel to various tourism destinations across the country during the Pchum Ben holiday, from Sept. 16 to 18. The number of tourists during this holiday is expected to be as high as that of the five-day Khmer New Year break compensation in August, H.E. Top Sopheak, Un...
France Reiterates Support for Cambodia’s Civil Servant Capacity Building
AKP Phnom Penh, September 16, 2020 -- The Government of France is committed to further support capacity building of Cambodia’s civil servants and to respond to the COVID-19 crisis. The commitment was underlined by H.E. Ms. Eva Nguyen Binh, French Ambassador to Cambodia when received recently by the Minister of Civil Service...
Again Neither Positive Nor Cured Case of COVID-19 Recorded in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, September 16, 2020 -- There is neither new positive nor recovered case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) reported in Cambodia as of this morning, pointed out the Ministry of Health in a new press release. The total number of confirmed cases in the Kingdom thus stands at 275, while that of the recovered patients at 274 or 99....
Happy Pchum Ben Festival!
CDC Approve Two More Investment Projects
AKP Phnom Penh, September 15, 2020 -- The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) has just approved two more investment projects with a total capital of US$8.2 million, according to its press release issued this afternoon. The new projects, located in Khan Kambol of Phnom Penh capital and Korng Pisey district of Kampong Spe...
Over 3 Million Tonnes of Agricultural Products Exported to Foreign Markets
AKP Phnom Penh, September 15, 2020 -- Cambodia exported more than 3 million tonnes of agricultural products to foreign markets in the first eight months of this year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries. The main exported agricultural products are milled rice, cassava, cashew nuts, corns, banana, mangoes, p...
Cambodian People Celebrate Pchum Ben Festival This Week
AKP Phnom Penh, September 15, 2020 -- “Pchum Ben” Festival or the Festival for the Dead, which is the second biggest festival for the Cambodian people in the entire country after the “Chaul Chhnam Thmei” (Khmer New Year), will be celebrated this week, from Sept. 16 to 18. In fact, the whole festival lasts 15 days. During the first 14 days, ca...
Book by Ex-journalist, Scholar Reveals New Cambodia Shapes Old Love, Domestic, Foreign Policy
AKP Phnom Penh, September 15, 2020 -- Ek Tha’s semi-autobiographical novel Long Love, Short Life, is a worthy addition to the literature of post-Khmer Rouge Cambodia – a nation struggling to recover from the horrors of the insane Pol Pot-led genocide regime, to come to terms with its immediate past, trying to revive its shattered traditional cul...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, September 15, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on September 15, 2020.
MOWRAM Calls for Vigilance Against Flash Floods and High Waves
AKP Phnom Penh, September 15, 2020 -- The Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology (MOWRAM) has appealed to people to be high vigilant against flash floods and high waves as rain would continue to fall across the country. The appeal was made in the ministry’s new announcement on weather forecast for this week, made public this morning....
TVET Institutes Can Reopen Next Week
AKP Phnom Penh, September 15, 2020 -- The Royal Government of Cambodia has allowed the resumption of all the technical and vocational education and training (TVET) institutes in Cambodia from Sept. 21 onwards. The directive was issued yesterday by the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training and is applicable for the training institutes und...
A Nearly-US$3 Million Garment Project Approved by CDC
AKP Phnom Penh, September 15, 2020 -- Logwood Apparel Co., Ltd., has recently got the green light from the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) to build a factory in Kandal Stung district, Kandal province. The newly-approved project with a total investment capital of US$2.7 million covers the production of clothes and fac...
U.S. Provides Additional Fund to Development Objective Agreement Grants
AKP Phnom Penh, September 15, 2020 -- The U.S. government has provided an additional fund of US$6.25 million to the Development Objective Agreement Grants with the Royal Government of Cambodia. The supplementary amount was made known in a joint press announcement released yesterday evening. According to the announcement, H.E. C...
COVID-19: Neither Positive Nor Recovered Case Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, September 15, 2020 -- Cambodia this morning announced 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 inc...
Tourism Port Construction Completion Deadline Delayed to Next Year
AKP Phnom Penh, September 14, 2020 -- The deadline of completion of tourism port construction in Kampot province is delayed to late 2021 while the construction is currently 30 percent complete. The construction fails to meet the deadline as planned this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to H.E. Top Sopheak, Under-Secretary of State...
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
Information Minister Chairs Ministry's Weekly Meeting
PM Hun Sen Holds a Meeting with ASEAN-U.S. Business Council Via Videoconference
Photos of the Week: "Bakong, My Village", a New Tourist Attraction in Siem Reap