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April 11, 2021
Videos & Infographics
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, April 07, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on April 07, 2021.
Cambodia Exports 978 Tonnes of Fresh Fisheries Products in Q1
AKP Phnom Penh, April 07, 2021 -- A total of 978 tonnes of fresh fisheries products have been exported in the first quarter of this year, according to a report of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF). The figure represents 12.23 percent of the yearly plan, the same source pointed out. Meanwhile, the export of processe...
More 2 Million Tonnes of Dry Season Paddy Rice Production in First Quarter
AKP Phnom Penh, April 07, 2021 -- Nearly 2.4 million tonnes of paddy rice from dry-season farming were harvested in the first three months of this year, and the milled rice export was amounted to 153,688 tonnes, a year-on-year decrease of about 33 percent. Report from the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries shows that as of the f...
Cambodia, Singapore Appreciate Fostered Civil Service Cooperation
AKP Phnom Penh, April 07, 2021 -- Cambodia and the Republic of Singapore have exchanged mutual appreciation of the good cooperation of the countries’ civil service sector. The appreciation was highlighted by H.E. Prum Sokha, the Minister of Civil Services and H.E. Ms. Teo Lay Cheng, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Singaporean Ambassador to...
Cambodia’s Rubber Export Up 11 Percent in Q1
AKP Phnom Penh, April 07, 2021 -- Cambodia exported some 45,965 tonnes of rubber in the first quarter of this year – a rise of 4,472 tonnes or 11 percent if compared with the same period last year. The update was shared recently by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, adding that during the first quarter of this year, a tonne...
IMF Forecasts 4.2% Growth for Cambodia This Year, 6.0% Next Year
AKP Phnom Penh, April 07, 2021 -- The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has forecast Cambodia’s GDP growth to accelerate from 4.2 percent this year to 6.0 percent in 2022, which would put the country among the fastest growing ASEAN economies next year. In its World Economic Outlook released in Washington Tuesday, the IMF also projected that C...
COVID-19: Nearly 100 Positive Cases Reported; Tally 2,915
AKP Phnom Penh, April 07, 2021 -- Ninety-one (91) new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) were reported in Cambodia this morning; bringing the total confirmed cases to 2,915. The Ministry of Health’s a press release shows that the new positive cases include a 33-year-old Indonesian passenger arriving in Cambodia on April 5 from Indonesi...
PM Urges for Vaccination against COVID-19
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has appealed to his compatriots, particularly the armed forces and civil servants to get vaccinated against COVID-19 pandemic. "Vaccine is not a poison, but part of protection of ourselves, our institutions and our national society as well as our job,"...
Travel Restrictions Imposed in the Country for Two Weeks to Prevent COVID-19 Spread
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- Cambodia has announced to restrict the travel inside the country for 14 days, starting from 00:00 on April 7 to 20. The decision is aimed to contain and prevent the spread of COVID-19 pandemic from one province to another, underlined a government’s order issued this evening, adding that Phnom Penh capital and...
Cambodian, Vietnamese PMs Hold Telephone Conversation
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, today made a telephone call with his Vietnamese counterpart H.E. Pham Minh Chinh. During the telephone conversation, Samdech Techo Prime minister had expressed his warmest congratulations to H.E. Pham Minh Chinh on his rece...
PM Says Phnom Penh and Kandal Residents Prioritised for COVID-19 Vaccination
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen said the next priority group for the vaccination programme against COVID-19 will be the residents of Phnom Penh capital and Kandal province. According to his voice message shared this evening, the Premier advised the Ad-hoc Commission for COVID-19 Vacc...
Cambodia to Ask China to increase Milled Rice Import Quota
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- Cambodia has planned to ask China to increase quota on milled rice imports from the Kingdom to 500,000 tonnes, up 100,000 tonnes from the current quota. The negotiations on this issue with the Chinese side would be made this year, according to the Ministry of Commerce. Cambodia's rice exports in the first...
PM Hun Sen Urges Local Product Consumption
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister and Honorary President of National Committee for Promotion of One Village One Product (OVOP) Movement, has appealed to Cambodians to consume more local products and to bring potential products to markets, both domestic and international. The cal...
People Advised to be Vigilant of Possible Thunder, Lightning, and Gusts
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- The Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology (MOWRAM) has called on people to keep their vigilance of possible thunder, lightning, and gusts as there would be continued rain across the country this week. MOWRAM explained the phenomenon by the influence of low pressure system from India and sout...
CDC Grants Investment Licences to Two Private Companies
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- Two private companies – MCBAG Co., Ltd., and Cambodian Qi Ming Xing Jia Ju Yong Pin Co., Ltd. – have just received green light from the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) for their two investment projects. According to a CDC’s press release issued yesterday, the first company wil...
Information Minister Inspects 10th Day of COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign at Ministry
PM Hun Sen Makes a Special Statement on COVID-19 Situation in Cambodia
Photos of the Week: Watermelon and Melon Growing in Banteay Srey District, Siem Reap Province
9th Day of COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign of Information Ministry’s Leaders and Officials and Private Media’s Personnel
Information Minister Grants an Interview to Jian Hua Daily
Information Minister Meets Secretary of State for Justice
Governor of Kep Province Offers Facemasks to Eight pagodas in Damnak Chang-er District