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November 24, 2020
Videos & Infographics
A New Positive and a New Recovered Cases of COVID-19 Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, November 21, 2020 -- Cambodia this morning announced to detect a new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the tally to 305. According to a press release of the Ministry of Health, the 305th case is a 59-year-old Cambodian man living in Phnom Penh. He arrived in Cambodia on Nov. 19 from the U.S. via South Korea. H...
The Institut Pasteur du Cambodge Expresses Continued Commitment to Contribute to Fighting against COVID-19 in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2020 -- Dr. Laurence BARIL, Director of the Institut Pasteur du Cambodge, sent a thank-you letter to Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, and emphasised her continued commitment to contribute to combating COVID-19 in Cambodia. "Following your letter related to the 3rd...
Mekong Dolphin, a National Treasure of Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2020 -- Psod Kbal Trolork or Mekong dolphin or Irrawaddy dolphin (Orcaella brevirostris) is a national treasure of Cambodia which requires participation from all stakeholders in its conservation. Currently, such species of dolphin is found only in six countries in the world. Cambodia is among the six countries and...
Many Singaporean Investors Interested in Cambodia’s Construction Sector
AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2020 -- Many Singaporean investors will visit Cambodia to study investment opportunities in the areas of construction, housing and real estate, after the global COVID-19 situation eases. The information was shared by outgoing Ambassador of Singapore to Cambodia H.E. Michael Tan Keng Siong during his farewell meeti...
Australia Supports ASEAN’s Economic Recovery
AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2020 -- The Government of Australia has announced to provide more financial assistance for high quality infrastructure development to support ASEAN’s economic recovery. “Building on our existing infrastructure investments in Cambodia, Australia is committing a further $70 million to help plan, design and develop h...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on November 20, 2020.
2020 Angkor International Half Marathon to be Held Next Month
AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2020 -- Siem Reap province will organise the 25th Angkor International Half Marathon on Dec. 6 as scheduled, according to H.E. Vath Chamroeun, Secretary General of the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia (NOCC). The tournament, he continued, will take place with thorough application of the safety measures by th...
15th Cambodian & Import-Export Goods Exhibition Cancelled
AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2020 -- The 2020 Cambodian & Import-Export Goods Exhibition, planned to be organised from Dec. 15 to 18 at Koh Pich Convention and Exhibition Centre in Phnom Penh, has been cancelled. The cancellation, meant to contribute to curbing possible spread of COVID-19, was announced in a press release from the Ministr...
Cambodia, Thailand Laud Bilateral Military Cooperation
AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2020 -- Cambodia and Thailand have exchanged mutual appreciation of bilateral military cooperation so far. The satisfaction was made in a meeting here yesterday between H.E. Gen. Vong Pisen, Commander in Chief of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF) and a delegation of the Office of Defence and Army Attaché at...
Three More COVID-19 Patients Recovered
AKP Phnom Penh, November 20, 2020 -- Three more patients have recovered from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of cured cases in Cambodia to 294, announced the Ministry of Health in a press release this morning. The figure represents 96.71 percent of the total confirmed cases, the same source added. According to t...
Cambodian NA Reacts to Assertion on the Situation of Human Rights and Democracy in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 19, 2020 -- The following is the Statement of the Spokesperson of the National Assembly of the Kingdom of Cambodia in response to the assertion made by a few U.S. lawmakers on the situation of human rights and democracy in Cambodia dated Nov. 18: "The National Assembly of the Kingdom of Cambodia highly appreciates concer...
SSEZ Unveils Stock Market Listing Plan
AKP Phnom Penh, November 19, 2020 -- Sihanoukville Special Economy Zone Co., Ltd. (SSEZ) has unveiled its plan of listing the firm in Cambodia stock exchange, aiming to raise more funds to expand operation, as more foreign enterprises have built their factories in the zone. The plan was made known in a recent meeting here between H.E. H...
Cambodia to Export to UK under GSP Scheme
AKP Phnom Penh, November 19, 2020 -- From Jan. 1, 2021, Cambodia will export products and goods to the UK with duty-free, except arms and ammunition, after the UK has left the EU, and the transition period after Brexit comes to an end this year. According to statement from Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia (GMAC), Cambodia, classi...
Cambodian PM Sends a Letter of Appreciation to Director of Institute Pasteur du Cambodge
AKP Phnom Penh, November 19, 2020 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has extended thanks to Dr. Laurence BARIL, MD, MPH, PhD, Director of the Institute Pasteur du Cambodge for her support for the testing for COVID-19 of those coming in contact with the Nov. 3 Event. “I am writing this let...
Japan Provides Over US$200 Million in Loan for COVID-19 Crisis Response in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 19, 2020 -- The Government of Japan through the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has recently signed a loan agreement with the Royal Government of Cambodia to provide a Japanese ODA loan of up to 25 billion yen (about over US$200 million) for the COVID-19 Crisis Response Emergency Support Loan, pointed out J...
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