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October 20, 2020
Videos & Infographics
Cambodia Praises World Vision for Active Participation in Implementation of Government's Policies
AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2020 -- Cambodia has highly appreciated the active contribution of World Vision in carrying out the Kingdom's policies since the fall of the Khmer Rouge regime on Jan. 7, 1979. H.E. Ith Samheng, Minister of Labour and Vocational Training, expressed the appreciation while receiving here on Oct. 19 Mr. Edward Danielr...
Location for Building Ring Road No. 4 Consulted
AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2020 -- The Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MPWT) held on Oct. 19 a consultation workshop on the location for ring road No. 4 construction which will further facilitate traffic and freight transportation. The closed-door consultation workshop took place with the participation of representatives of relevant...
AIBD Appreciates Cambodia’s Chairmanship of First Virtual Extraordinary EXBO Meeting
AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2020 -- The Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD) has spoken highly of Cambodia’s chairmanship of the recent extraordinary Executive Board (EXBO) meeting. “On behalf of the Secretariat, I would like to thank you for steering well the first ever virtual 'extraordinary EXBO meeting' on Oct....
Cambodian PM Receives Greeting Message from Vietnamese Counterpart over Ongoing Flash Floods
AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2020 -- Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam H.E. Nguyen Xuan Phuc has sent a message of greetings to Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, when the latter has been hitting by flash floods. According to the message AKP received this morning, th...
Flash Flood Death Toll Rises to 25
AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2020 -- The National Committee for Disaster Management (NCDM) has reported that the ongoing flash floods have so far claimed 25 lives. From Sept. 1 to the morning of Oct. 19, 2020, the flash floods have affected 91 cities/districts/Khan in 19 of the 25 provinces and capital city – Phnom Penh, Pursat, Pailin, Bantea...
Korean National Assembly President to Visit Cambodia in November
AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2020 -- Korean National Assembly (NA) President H.E. Park Byeong-seug will pay an official visit to Cambodia in November this year, the purpose of which is to strengthen the cooperation between both countries’ legislative body. The information was shared by H.E. Park Heung-Kyeong, newly-appointed Korean Ambassador...
Op-ed: Stand Together and We Can Overcome the Hardship of the Natural Disaster, Covid-19
AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2020 -- As a strong leader, Prime Minister Hun Sen—whose Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) team has been in power since the fall of the Killing Field in early 1979—recognised the facts that the nation faces immense challenges today, but with support from the people, nothing can prevent Cambodia from addressing its own is...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on October 19, 2020.
Cambodia Reports Neither New Positive Nor Cured Case of COVID-19
AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2020 -- The Ministry of Health of Cambodia announced neither new positive nor recovered case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), according to its press release issued this morning. The total confirmed cases in the Kingdom thus remains at 283. They include 176 Cambodians, 43 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 9 Ind...
NA President Offers Emergency Supplies to Flood-Hit Areas
AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2020 -- National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin has offered 200 tonnes of rice and other emergency supplies to six provinces and the Municipality of Phnom Penh. “I urge parliamentarians to closely monitor water levels,” he told National Assembly members and Senators who gathered at...
COVID-19: Neither New Positive Nor Cured Case Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2020 -- There is neither new positive nor recovered case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) recorded in Cambodia as of this morning, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health. The total confirmed cases in the Kingdom thus remains at 283. They include 176 Cambodians, 43 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysian...
Flash Floods: Each Bereaved Family Receives 10 Million Riel
AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2020 -- Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen this evening announced to assist the family of each deceased from ongoing flash floods with 10 million Riel (some US$2,500). At the same time, Banteay Meanchey province, which has been seriously hit by the current flood disaster, will receive US$100,...
U.S. Provides US$100,000 to Support Cambodia's Flood Response Efforts
AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2020 -- The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is providing US$100,000 in immediate humanitarian aid to support response efforts to severe flooding in Cambodia, according to a news release of the U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh. Across Cambodia, torrential rains since early Oct...
Cambodian PM: Helping Each Other in Times of Emergency Is the Most Important Thing
AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2020 -- As flash floods continue to hit the country, Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen called on his compatriots to further assist the victims. “Helping each other in times of emergency is the most important thing for us as Cambodians,” he underlined in a Facebook post this afternoon. The...
His Majesty the King Praises PM Hun Sen for Effective Measures against Flash Floods
AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2020 -- His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, has praised Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen for his measures in timely rescuing and evacuating flood-hit victims to safety grounds. "I would like to commend the wisdom and profoundly thank Samdech Akka Moha Sena Pa...
Flash Floods Hitting Angkor Chum District, Siem Reap Province
H.E. Khieu Kanharith Pays Homage to Late Mother-in-Law of HRH Samdech Norodom Sirivuth
More Flash Flood Victims Receive Donations
New Ambassador of RoK Pays a Courtesy Call on Cambodian NA President
Ministry of Information Organises Weekly Meeting
Samdech Bun Rany Hun Sen Gives Donations to Flood Victims
H.E. Khieu Kanharith Attends 7th Day Ceremony of Late Father of H.E. Kim Santepheap