MRC Warns of ‘Severe Impact on Cambodia’ as Mekong Dries Up
AKP Phnom Penh, August 07, 2020 -- The Mekong River Commission (MRC) said Friday it was urging the six Mekong countries to address low water flows as the basin endures record lows for the second year in a row. “The current low flows could have severe impacts on Cambodia due to a loss of fisheries and irrigation potential,” a statement warned....
NR10 Construction Achieves 36 Percent
AKP Phnom Penh, August 07, 2020 -- The construction of the National Road (NR) No. 10, the western corridor linking Battambang northwestern province to Koh Kong coastal province, is 36 percent complete since it broke ground in March this year. The update was shared during a recent inspection visit led by H.E. Ma Sunhuot, Under-Secretary of Sta...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, August 07, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on August 07, 2020.
Re-Skilling and Up-Skilling Tourism Workers in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, August 07, 2020 -- The Ministry of Tourism and the Swisscontact Cambodia have entered a Memorandum of Understanding to provide tourism and hospitality vocational skill training for Cambodian youth. Under the so-called Skills Development Programme for 2020-2024, the agreement was signed in the presence of Tourism Minister H.E....
Cinema Can Be Reopened
AKP Phnom Penh, August 07, 2020 -- The Royal Government of Cambodia has allowed the resumption of cinemas across the country following months of closure due to COVID-19 threat. The permission to reopen the cinemas was issued by the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts yesterday, stressing the requirement for all the cinemas to ensure strict safe...
Online TVET Training
AKP Phnom Penh, August 07, 2020 -- Cambodia in cooperation with the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) is processing online technical and vocational education and training (TVET) for Cambodian youths. An agreement of the online training was signed by H.E. Pich Sophoan, Permanent Secretary of State at the Ministry of Labour and...
Cambodia Highlights ASEAN’s Achievements in Past 53 Years
AKP Phnom Penh, August 07, 2020 -- Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn has delivered a message on the ASEAN Day to be commemorated tomorrow, emphasising the bloc’s remarkable achievements in the past 53 years. “On 8th August, we are celebrating the 53rd anniversary of...
COVID-19: 4 More Cases Recovered; No New Case Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, August 07, 2020 -- Cambodia’s Ministry of Health this morning announced another good news as four more patients of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have been successfully recovered while there is no new positive case reported. According to the ministry’s press release, the four news cured cases are Cambodian young men returnin...
Cambodia Seeks to Open Temporarily Stung Bot-Ban Nong Ian Border Gate for Goods Transport
AKP Phnom Penh, August 06, 2020 -- Cambodia has sought to put into temporary use the Stung Bot-Ban Nong Ian border gate for cross-border goods transport, aiming to facilitate the trade activities, although the office building and other related infrastructure at the border gate in the Cambodian side are still under construction. H.E. Sun...
AMRO Further Lowers Cambodia’s Economic Growth This Year
AKP Phnom Penh, August 06, 2020 -- As COVID-19 pandemic has been spreading over the world, the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) has negatively lowered Cambodia's economic growth. This challenging situation is highlighted in the August Update of the ASEAN+3 Regional Economic Outlook 2020 released today by AMRO at a vir...
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