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September 22, 2020
Videos & Infographics
Minister Appreciates 3i Programme Financed by Australian Government
AKP Phnom Penh, September 10, 2020 -- Senior Minister and Minister of Industry, Science, Technology and Innovation H.E. Cham Prasidh appreciated the outcomes of the 3i (Investing in Infrastructure) programme financed by the Government of Australia. The senior minister expressed his appreciation when receiving the 3i Deputy Team Le...
Monthly Minimum Wage for Garment Workers Increases to US$192 in 2021
AKP Phnom Penh, September 10, 2020 -- Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training said on Thursday that starting from January next year, the minimum wage for garment, textile and footwear workers will rise to US$192 a month, a one-percent increase from that of 2020. The ministry said the Labour Advisory Committee, composed of representatives f...
Cambodian Foreign Minister to Attend the 1st Mekong-U.S. Partnership Ministerial Meeting Tomorrow
AKP Phnom Penh, September 10, 2020 -- H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, will participate in the inaugural ceremony of the 1st Mekong-U.S. Partnership Ministerial Meeting to be held on Sept. 11 in the format of video conference. His forthcoming participation wil...
ASEAN Parliaments Agree to Formal Engagement with Young Lawmakers
AKP Phnom Penh, September 10, 2020 -- ASEAN parliaments agreed Thursday to formalise their engagement with young lawmakers for regional community building in Southeast Asia. The agreement was included in a joint communiqué adopted at the end of a three-day virtual meeting of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) chaired by Vietn...
Promoting Cambodia’s Digital Higher Education
AKP Phnom Penh, September 10, 2020 -- The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports in cooperation with the International Centre for Higher Education Innovation of UNESCO (UNESCO-ICHEI) in Shenzhen is advancing higher education in Cambodia. Guided by the newly signed memorandum of understanding, the endeavour was shared by the ministry of educa...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, September 10, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on September 10, 2020.
COVID-19: No New Case for Ten Days in a Row; Tally 274
AKP Phnom Penh, September 10, 2020 -- Cambodia this morning reported zero new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the tally thus remains at 274, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health. It is the tenth day that the Kingdom reported no new positive case of the deadly virus. The total 274 confirmed cases include 174 Camb...
His Majesty the King Sends Congratulatory Message to the President of North Korea
AKP Phnom Penh, September 09, 2020 -- His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, expressed his sincere congratulations to H.E. Kim Jong Un, Chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), on the occasion of the 72nd founding anniversary of the DPRK (Sept. 9, 19...
Kampot Province Targets to Attract 2.5 million Tourists by 2023
AKP Phnom Penh, September 09, 2020 -- Kampot province, one of the country’s four coastal provinces, has targeted to attract up to 2.5 million tourists by 2023, as the province is currently developing new tourism destinations, tourism products, and upgrade infrastructure to support the sector. The target was shared in a dissemination wor...
Mine Exploration Areas in Two provinces Open for Bidding
AKP Phnom Penh, September 09, 2020 -- Ministry of Mines and Energy has called for interested national and international companies to apply for mine exploration licenses in the areas of more than 200 hectares in Thbong Khmum and Rattanakiri provinces. In an announcement issued recently, the ministry said that of the area, 107 square kilo...
Cambodia and Switzerland Continue to Work Together to Build Human Resources through Vocational Training Projects
AKP Phnom Penh, September 09, 2020 -- Cambodia and Switzerland have been committed to continue working together to build human resources through vocational training projects, focused by both sides in their policies and strategies. The commitment was underlined here this morning in the meeting between Cambodian Minister of Labour and Vocationa...
India to Help Train Cambodian Youths on Temple Preservation
AKP Phnom Penh, September 09, 2020 -- India is planning to assist Cambodia in training its youths in temple conservation as well as in the fields of arts and culture as the two countries shared similar artistic and cultural forms. The training project was revealed by outgoing Indian Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Ms. Manika Jain during her farew...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, September 09, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on September 09, 2020.
Cambodia Mission Urges the Special Rapporteur to Strictly Observe the Code of Conduct and Manual of Operation
AKP Phnom Penh, September 09, 2020 -- The Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Cambodia in Geneva has issued a statement urging the Special Rapporteur to strictly observe the Code of Conduct and Manual of Operation. “The Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Cambodia in Geneva is disturbed by personal view on 08 September 2020 of Professor Rhona...
COVID-19: Zero New Case for Nine Days in a Row
AKP Phnom Penh, September 09, 2020 -- Cambodia’s Ministry of Health this morning announced that no new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) was detected, the tally thus remains at 274. It is the ninth day that the Kingdom reported no new positive case of the deadly virus, according to the ministry’s press release. The total 274 confirm...
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