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November 25, 2020
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Cambodia, Vietnam to Hold 18th Joint Commission Meeting at Ministerial Level in Late December in Svay Rieng Province
AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2020— Cambodia and Vietnam will hold their 18th Joint Commission Meeting at Ministerial Level on Dec. 22 in Bavet city, Svay Rieng province. Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, and his Vietnamese counterpart H.E. Nguyen Xuan Phuc underscored the importance of the...
Cambodian Journalists Attend the 2020 Mekong-Lancang Cooperation Media Online Summit
AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2020 -- Cambodian journalists joined their counterparts in the region in the 2020 Mekong-Lancang Cooperation (LMC) Media Online Summit this afternoon. This event was held under the presidency of H.E. Huang Kunming, Member of the Political Bureau, Member of the Secretariat, and Head of the Publicity Departmen...
U.S. Provides More Flood Recovery Assistance to Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2020 -- The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is providing additional recovery assistance to support Cambodian communities affected by recent flooding. The assistance was announced at a press conference held here this morning. According to a press release, the United States, through the US...
Insurance Market Continues to Grow Amidst COVID-19
AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2020 -- The total insurance market premium reached US$201.7 million as of the third quarter of this year, an increase of 8.2 percent over the same period in 2019. The growth was driven by a sharp rise in the general insurance market, which grew by 18.2 percent, the life insurance market by 2.8 percent, but micro-s...
Cambodia Donates 2 Million Masks and Other Medical Materials to Myanmar
AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2020 -- The Kingdom of Cambodia has announced to donate 2 million facemasks and some other medical materials to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar. “In the spirit of our long-standing friendship and solidarity and in joining hands with Your Excellency's efforts in prevention of Covid-19 pandemic, on...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on November 24, 2020.
This Week’s Temperature Forecasted to Be between 19-32 Degrees Celsius
AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2020 -- Temperature in Cambodia this week is not much different from that of last week, i.e. between 19 and 32 degrees Celsius, according to a new forecast by the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology. In its announcement issued this morning, from Nov. 25 to Dec. 1, the central lowland areas would experience...
Cambodia Business Council to be Established in Bangkok Soon
AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2020 -- Cambodia will soon establish a representative office for the “Cambodia Business Council—CBC” in Bangkok, Thailand to facilitate trade and business activities between the two neighbouring nations. According to the Royal Embassy of Cambodia in Bangkok, the establishment will serve as a one-stop shop f...
JICA Reiterates Technical Support for CMAC
AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2020 -- The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will continue its technical support to the Cambodian Mine Action Centre (CMAC). The support was discussed in a recent meeting between CMAC Director General H.E. Heng Ratana and Mr. Yuichi Sugano, outgoing Chief Representative of JICA Cambodia Office at the...
A Thailand’s Giant Firm Convinced to Invest in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2020 -- Cambodia has asked the biggest air conditioner and solar energy supplier of Thailand PPJ Engineering to invest in Cambodia. The request was made by Mr. Heng Sovannarith, Commercial Attaché and Representative of Cambodian Ambassador to Thailand H.E. Ouk Sorphorn when visiting the production chain of PPJ Eng...
128 Cambodian Students in Israel to Return Home
AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2020 -- Cambodia is facilitating the home repatriation of 128 Cambodian students who have finished their study in Israel, but facing departure difficulty due to COVID-19. The information was shared lately by H.E. Koy Kuong, Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, adding that...
COVID-19: Another Patient Recovered
AKP Phnom Penh, November 24, 2020 -- Another patient has recovered from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), reported this morning the Cambodian Ministry of Health. According to the ministry’s press release, the new cured case is a 33-year-old Indian man who arrived in Cambodia on Nov. 5 from India via Saudi Arabia and South Korea. He has b...
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...
Cambodian, Vietnamese PMs Hold Bilateral Talks
U.S. Provides Additional Fund to Support Flood-affected Households in Cambodia
H.E. Gen. Hun Manet Attends the 21st ACAMM
Dissemination Workshop on National Report and Universal Periodic Review
Distribution Ceremony of Rice Seeds to Needy Families in Kampong Thom Province
Press Conference on Damage Renovation Strategy Caused by Floods in Rural Development Field
Siem Reap Province Hosts a Dissemination Workshop on Task Programme and Food Safety