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November 24, 2020
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Cambodia to Add Power Generation from Natural Gas
AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2020 -- Ministry of Mines and Energy said natural gas –LNG will play an important role in Cambodia’s power supply in the future, and Up to 3,600 MW of power is planned to be generated from LNG plants as of 2030. Based on the ministry’s power development plant, the sector will attract more investment in LNG power...
Phnom Penh-Sihanoukville Expressway Construction to Complete as Planned
AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2020 -- Ministry of Public Works and Transport has confirmed that the construction of the country’s first-ever expressway will complete as planned despite the COVID-19 crisis. H.E. Vasim Sorya, Spokesperson of the Ministry of Public Works and Transport, said late last week that as of November, the construction is...
SECC Launches Excellence Programme 2
AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2020 -- The Securities and Exchange Commission of Cambodia (SECC) launched here on Nov. 23 the the "Excellence Programme 2" to help small- and medium-sized enterprises prepare for stock market listing. The event was held under the chairmanship of H.E. Ros Seilava, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Econom...
Singapore Vows to Help Strengthen Human Resource Development in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2020 -- Singapore is committed to continue assisting Cambodia in strengthening the labour sector and human resource development in order to better respond to the rapid technological advance in the region and the world. The commitment was made by outgoing Singaporean Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Michael Tan Keng Sio...
Qatar Provides Nearly US$14 Million to Help Out-of-school Children in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2020 -- Qatar has provided US$13,823,383 million to help Cambodian out-of-school children to have access to education, especially those at primary level. H.E. Hang Chuon Naron, Cambodian Minister of Education, Youth and Sports (MoEYS) and Mr. Khalifa Bin Jassim AL-Kuwari, Director General of Qatar Fund for Develop...
DPM H.E. Prak Sokhonn to Attend 37th Ministerial Conference of La Francophonie This Week
AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2020 -- H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Kingdom of Cambodia, will participate in the 37th Ministerial Conference of La Francophonie (CMF) to be held on Nov. 24-25, 2020 in Paris via Videoconference. The participation will be made at the inv...
Three Investment Projects Licensed
AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2020 -- Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) has given the green light to three new investment projects with a total investment capital of US$12.2 million. According to the council's press release issued this morning, the projects newly approved are expected to create some 2,634 jobs for the locals. Th...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on November 23, 2020.
China Helps with Carbon Emission Reduction in Preah Sihanouk Province
AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2020 -- Chinese government has provided Cambodia with equipment to reduce carbon emissions in Preah Sihanouk province. The equipment arrived at Sihanoukville International Port in Preah Sihanouk province on Nov. 22 and will be used to equip schools and public places, according to the Cambodian Ministry of Environm...
COVID-19: Zero New Case Reported; Tally Remains at 306
AKP Phnom Penh, November 23, 2020 -- Cambodia reported no new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) this morning; the tally thus remains at 306, pointed out the Ministry of Health in a press release. The total 306 cases include 191 Cambodians, 45 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 9 Indonesians, 9 Americans, 6 British, 3 Vietnamese, 3 Cana...
Kaavan to be Transported to Cambodia in Late November
AKP Phnom Penh, November 22, 2020 -- Kaavan, 35, male elephant is due to be transported from Pakistan to the forest in a protected area in Cambodia later this month with coordination from CWS, said on Nov. 22 H.E. Neth Pheaktra, Secretary of State and Spokesperson for the Ministry of Environment. "Cambodia thanks Pakistan government for this...
COVID-19: Another New Case Detected; Tally 306
AKP Phnom Penh, November 22, 2020 -- Another new imported case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been reported in Cambodia this morning; the tally thus rose to 306, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health. The 306th case is a Cambodian man of 27 years old living in Prey Veng province. He arrived in Cambodia on Oct. 26 fro...
WHO Praises Cambodia's Rating among Top Nations of Best COVID-19 Containment
AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2020 -- The World Health Organisation (WHO) has welcomed and praised Cambodia for being ranked among the top nations with the best COVID-19 containment and impact management. "Collective health is based on strong leadership and individual actions. I commend Cambodia for its decisive action to manage the cluster li...
Cambodia Appreciates BPE’s Positive Rating, Yet Encourages Vigilance
AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2020 -- While appreciating the encouraging ranking of Cambodia among the top nations with the best COVID-19 containment and impact management, Ministry of Health’s senior official continues to call on vigilance among the fellow Cambodians. H.E. Ms. Or Vandine, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Health, made the...
Cambodian Students Pursuing Education in U.S. on the Rise
AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2020 -- The number of Cambodian students pursuing education in the U.S. is notably increasing, especially in the current academic year, according to a recent press release from the U.S. Embassy in Cambodia. For 2019-2020 academic years, there are 742 Cambodian students, indicating 8.3 percent increase, studying in...
Establishment of Credit Guarantee Corporation of Cambodia
Kampong Speu Provincial Governor Distributes Donations to 33 Gust-affected Families
H.E. Khieu Kanharith Receives Former President of KCF
Ministry of Information Holds Weekly Meeting
Distribution Ceremony of Donations to Needy Families in Kampong Chhnang Province
Cambodia Marks National Sanitation Day in Siem Reap Province
DPM Men Sam An Distributes Donations to Over 100 Vulnerable Families in Svay Rieng Province