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October 29, 2020
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Happy Coronalion Day (October 29, 2004 - October 29, 2020)
AKP Phnom Penh, October 28, 2020—
Nearly 1 Million Tonnes of Milled Rice Exported to China by Q3
AKP Phnom Penh, October 29, 2020 -- Cambodia has exported nearly 1 million tonnes of milled rice as of the third quarter of 2020, and the figure could reach 1.2 million tonnes in a near future. The record was revealed on Tuesday by the Cambodia Rice Federation, underlining that the export followed the memorandum of understanding inked by Camb...
Samdech Sar Kheng Receives Newly Appointed Ambassador of Russia
AKP Phnom Penh, October 29, 2020 -- Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior has received newly appointed Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Cambodia H.E. Anatoly Borovik at the ministry’s office here recently. The deputy Prime Minister, Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng, warmly welcomed the Russian...
Op-ed: Will Cambodia’s History Repeat Itself?
Phnom Penh, October 29, 2020 -- Our world keeps changing, even the climate changes, but what remains unchanged are human values, ideology, and all those factors that define us as human beings. Cambodia went to war again and again, history tells us, due to many factors overshadowed by the Cold War from 1945 to 1990. Our world became divided as th...
No New COVID-19 Case Reported This Morning
AKP Phnom Penh, October 29, 2020 -- Cambodia's Ministry of Health reported zero new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) this morning; the tally thus remains at 290. The total 290 confirmed cases in the Kingdom include 180 Cambodians, 45 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 9 Indonesians, 7 Americans, 6 British, 3 Vietnamese, 3 Canadians, 1...
Biography of His Majesty the King and Photo Documentary on Coronation Ceremony
AKP Phnom Penh, October 29, 2020 --
EU Provides US$470,000 to Assist Flood Victims in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, October 28, 2020 -- The European Union is providing €400,000 (US$470.000 or 1.9 billion Cambodian Riel) to provide critical humanitarian assistance to families affected by severe flooding, which has wreaked havoc across large parts of Cambodia since the beginning of October. According to a press release of the European Commission...
Cambodian PM Sends Message of Sympathy to Vietnamese Counterpart
AKP Phnom Penh, October 28, 2020 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has sent a message to H.E. Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam, expressing his deepest sympathy over the impact of natural disaster in Vietnam. "I am very saddened to learn about the los...
Cambodia Commended for Promotion of Right to Safe, Clean, Health and Sustainable Environment
AKP Phnom Penh, October 28, 2020 -- On Oct. 27, 2020, during the Interactive Dialogue of the 3rd Committee of the 75th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Mr. David R. Boyd, the UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and the Environment, commended the UN Member States, including Cambodia for taking action in promoting the right to a s...
NBC Launches Bakong System Officially
AKP Phnom Penh, October 28, 2020 -- National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) today launched officially Bakong system, a new generation of payment system in Cambodia aiming at modernising the payment system in the Kingdom and responding to the growth of economy and financial technology. H.E. Ms. Chea Serey, Director General of NBC’s Central Banking, sa...
New Siem Reap City Development Plan Unveiled
AKP Phnom Penh, October 28, 2020 -- Ministry of Tourism has unveiled plan to establish a new Siem Reap city – Grand Siem Reap –, located near the under-construction new Siem Reap Airport in Sotr Nikum district, Siem Reap province. The new city, part of Siem Reap Tourism Development Master Plan, will be developed into a Smart City, but the cit...
CDC Approves Three More Investment Projects of Over US$12 Million
AKP Phnom Penh, October 28, 2020 -- Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) this week approved three new investment projects with a total capital of US$12.44 million in Preah Sihanouk and Svay Rieng provinces. According to the CDC, the newly approved projects belong to Southeast Asia Paint Chemical Industry Co., Ltd an...
New Fatal Case Brings Total Flood Death Toll to 44
AKP Phnom Penh, October 28, 2020 -- Another fatal case due to flash floods was recorded in Kampong Thom province, bringing the total death toll to 44, pointed out a new report of the National Committee for Disaster Management (NCDM). From Sept. 1 to the evening of Oct. 27, 2020, the flash floods have affected 121 cities/districts/Khan in the...
Cambodia To Mark 16th Anniversary of King’s Coronation Tomorrow
AKP Phnom Penh, October 28, 2020 -- Cambodia is going to solemnly celebrate the 16th anniversary of His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni’s coronation as the King of Cambodia on Oct. 29. Best wishes for the King have been broadcasted on TV and radio stations and printed in newspapers and magazines. His Majesty Nor...
Third Phase of School Reopening Due Next Month
AKP Phnom Penh, October 28, 2020 -- The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports has issued guidelines for phase III of the public school reopening due next month. The guidelines were publicly issued on Oct. 27 to ensure that all necessary safety measures against COVID-19 will be well complied. The guidelines entail a safe learning environm...
Education Minister Holds Press Conference on Measures for School Resumption
Kampong Chhnang Province Marks 16th Anniversary of His Majesty the King's Coronation
Outgoing Singaporean Ambassador Bids Senate President Farewell
Cambodia, Oxfam Reach Grant Agreement for Preparation of Concept Documents on Alternative Dispute Resolution
Flash Flood-Affected Victims in Kampong Thom Receive Donations from Provincial Leaders
564 Families of Veterans in Kampong Speu Province Receive Donations
CMAA Holds Annual Recapitulative Meeting