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January 22, 2021
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Cambodian PM Encourages People to Accept COVID-19 Vaccine
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 -- Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen reiterated here this morning Cambodia's commitment to protect its people from COVID-19 pandemic. Addressing to the inauguration ceremony of the new main office of the Ministry of Public Works and Transport and of Techo Sen Institute of Public Works a...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on January 22, 2021.
MoU Signed to Apply Latest Technology for Disaster Risk Management
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 -- The Ministry of National Defence has entered a memorandum of understanding with Sensoro Cambodia Technology Co., Ltd to utilise latest technology to monitor and mitigate disaster risks, particularly fire. General Neang Phat, Permanent Secretary of State at the Ministry of National Defence represented Samdec...
Cambodia, India Discuss Direct Flight Connection and Tourism Cooperation
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 -- Cambodia and India have discussed direct flight connection when COVID-19 crisis eases, and other tourism cooperation. The discussion took place in a recent meeting between H.E. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism, and H.E. Dr. Devyani Uttam Khobragade, newly appointed Indian Ambassador to Cambodia at the m...
PM: This Morning’s Inauguration Ceremony is a Drill for New Normal Way of Living and Working
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 -- Today’s gathering is a drill for the New Normal way of living and working, underlined Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen at the inauguration ceremony of Ministry of Public Work and Transport (MPWT)’s new main office building and Techo Sen Institute of Public Works and Transport. All s...
COVID-19: Three Positive, Three Recovered Cases Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 -- Cambodia’s Ministry of Health this morning reported three new imported cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and three new recovered cases. According to the ministry’s press release, two of the new positive cases are Cambodians aged 66 and 70 years old arriving in the country on Jan. 20 from the U.S. vi...
New Main Office Building of Ministry of Public Works and Transport Inaugurated
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 -- The Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MPWT) this morning put into official use its new main office building and the Techo Sen Institute of Public Works and Transport. The inauguration ceremony was held under the presidency of Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of...
Cambodia, Hungary Conclude First Session of Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation with Fruitful Outcomes
AKP Phnom Penh, January 21, 2021 -- The First ever Session of Cambodia-Hungary Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation was wrapped up this afternoon after two days of discussion. According to H.E. Ms. Tekreth Kamrang, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Commerce, the two sides agreed to expand cooperation in potential areas including...
His Majesty the King Extends Congratulations to New U.S. President
AKP Phnom Penh, January 21, 2021 -- His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, has sent a congratulatory message to H.E. Joe Biden, new President of the United States of America. "On the auspicious occasion of Your Excellency's inauguration as the 46th President of the United States of America, followin...
Tourism Seaport Construction to Complete by Year End
AKP Phnom Penh, January 21, 2021 -- The construction of international tourist port in Kampot province is about 50 percent complete and is expected to finish by the end of 2021. The progress was presented at a meeting to review the implementation of the Tourism Infrastructure Development Project for Environmental Growth in the Greater Mekong S...
Cambodia’s Export to Japan Recorded at US$1.4 Billion in First Eleven Months
AKP Phnom Penh, January 21, 2021 -- Cambodia exported US$1,486 million worth of products to Japan in the first eleven months of 2020, down 14 percent compared to the same period a year before, according to figures from Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO). In the same period, Cambodia imported US$432 million worth of goods from Japan, a...
A US$5.7 Million Garment Factory Project in Kandal Province Approved
AKP Phnom Penh, January 21, 2021 -- A US$5.7 million garment factory will be built in Takhmao town, Kandal province, creating 951 jobs for local people, according to a press release of the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) issued this afternoon. The garment factory project, approved recently by the CDC, is invested b...
World Class French Catering Company “Newrest” Opens its Branch in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, January 21, 2021 -- Newrest, a world class French catering service provider, has opened its branch in Cambodia, reflecting foreign investors’ confidence in the Kingdom. The Launch Party of Newrest Cambodia took place here yesterday under the presidency of H.E. Pan Sorasak, Minister of Commerce and H.E. Ms. Eva Nguyen Binh, Amb...
Cambodian Conservationists Monitoring Grey-headed Fish Eagles
AKP Phnom Penh, January 21, 2021 -- Conservationists have been monitoring the presence of Grey-headed Fish Eagles at their habitat, according to BirdLife International Cambodia Programme. "The Grey-headed Fish Eagle are suffering from habitat destruction and overfishing. In Lomphat wildlife sanctuary, our monitoring team usually recorded its...
Bakheng Water Treatment Facility Construction Set Next Week
AKP Phnom Penh, January 21, 2021 -- A water treatment facility construction project in Bakheng, on the outskirts of Phnom Penh, will break ground later this month, with the capacity of supplying 195,000 cubic metres of drinking water per day. The facility is designed and built by Vinci Construction Grands Projects. With an estimated cost o...
PM Inaugurates New MPWT’s Main Office Building and Techo Sen Institute of Public Works and Transport
Cambodian Foreign Minister Attends 17th Ministerial Meeting of Asia Cooperation Dialogue
Press Conference on Progress of Local Administration in Stung Treng Province
Cambodian Foreign Minister Attends AMM Retreat via Videoconference
H.E. Gen. Kun Kim Reviews Annual Achievements in Kampong Chhnang Province
New Indian Ambassador Pays a Courtesy Call on Cambodian President of NA
Groundbreaking Ceremony for Reconstruction of an Ancient Bridge