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April 11, 2021
Videos & Infographics
A Head Statue Found in Trapeang Phong Temple’s Complex
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- A piece of statue known as the head of “Preah Neareay” (Narayan) have been found at Trapeang Phong Temple’s complex in Siem Reap province, according to APSARA National Authority. With the thickness of 18 centimetres and the height of 38 centimetres by 20-centimetre width, the remaining sandstone head statue w...
Cambodian NA President Congratulates His Lao Counterpart
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, President of the National Assembly of Cambodia, has extended congratulations to H.E. Dr. Xaysomphone Phomvihane on his election as President of National Assembly of Lao PDR. “On behalf of the National Assembly of the Kingdom of Cambodia and on my own behalf, I wou...
Mekong River Commission Unveils Strategy and Action Plan
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- The Mekong River Commission (MRC) released a ten-year basin development strategy and a five-year strategic plan Monday to address challenges and improve the state of the basin. In a statement released in Vientiane, the MRC said it expected to spend more than US$60 million on the strategic plan over the next f...
Unnecessary Trips During Khmer New Year Discouraged
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- The Phnom Penh administration has discouraged unnecessary outdoor activities as well as trips to the provinces during the up-coming Khmer New Year to mitigate COVID-19 detection risk. The directive, signed by Phnom Penh capital Governor H.E. Khuong Sreng, was released yesterday urging compliance among the gen...
COVID-19: Daily Cases Remain High; another Death Recorded
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- The number of daily infections of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Cambodia remains high with the detection of 72 new cases; the tally increased to 2,824. According to the Ministry of Health’s a press release issued this morning, the new positive cases are a 28-year-old Indian passenger arriving in Cambodi...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on April 06, 2021.
Minister Picks a Positive Side of the Pandemic
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- While containing the outbreak, Cambodia also sees COVID-19 as an opportunity for further reform guided by the government’s rectangular strategy to accelerate national growth and boost trades. The insight was shared by H.E. Pan Sorasak, Minister of Commerce, while presiding over the opening of the ministry’s 2...
Cambodian Top Diplomat to Attend Open-Ended Troika Dialogue between ASEAN and UK
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Cambodia, as the incoming ASEAN Chair in 2022, will participate in the Open-Ended Troika Dialogue between ASEAN Foreign Ministers and the Foreign Secretary of the United Kingdom. At the invitation of H.E. Da...
PM Calls for Preparation of Code of Conduct for At-home Treatment of Mild COVID-19 Cases
AKP Phnom Penh, April 06, 2021 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has advised relevant competent authorities to be ready with a code of conduct for at-home treatment of mild COVID-19 cases. In a special voice message this morning, the Premier said if the daily infections of COVID-19 do no...
Cambodian PM Vows to Work Closely with New Vietnamese Counterpart to Deepen Both Countries’ Relations
AKP Phnom Penh, April 05, 2021 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has extended his sincere congratulations to H.E. Pham Minh Chinh on his appointment as Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam, and expressed his commitment to work closely with the latter to further strengt...
Their Majesties the King and Queen-Mother Arrive Home from Routine Medical Visit in China
AKP Phnom Penh, April 05, 2021 -- His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia and Her Majesty Queen-Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk arrived home this afternoon after spending about a month in China for their routine medical checkup. The monarchs were warmly welcomed upon their arrival at Phnom Pen...
Traffic Accidents Drop by 17 Percent in Q1
AKP Phnom Penh, April 05, 2021 -- Number of road accidents saw a decrease of 17 percent or 153 cases in the first quarter of this year, compared to the same period in 2020. The update was highlighted recently by Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior on his official Facebook page. From Janua...
Curfew to be Extended If COVID-19 Situation Not Better
AKP Phnom Penh, April 05, 2021 -- The two-week-long curfew imposed as temporary administrative measure would be extended if the new infections of COVID-19 remain high, according to the Ministry of Health. “One or two weeks would be added to the currently-imposed curfew if the number of locally-transmitted cases are still high,” said H.E...
Cambodia Generates Almost US$110 Million from Milled Rice Exports in Q1
AKP Phnom Penh, April 05, 2021 -- Cambodia's rice exports in the first quarter of this year reached 153,688 tonnes, generating US$109.73 million. Figures from the Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) show that the trend of rice export in March 2021 is gradually recovering, resulting in the increase of 84.66 percent compared to February...
COVID-19: 63 New Infections and 94 Recovered Patients Reported This Morning
AKP Phnom Penh, April 05 2021 -- Cambodia this morning reported 63 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19); bringing the tally to 2,752, announced the Ministry of Health in a press release. The new cases are all linked to the Feb. 20 Community Event. They include 62 Cambodians and 1 Malaysian. The youngest one is 8 years old, while the...
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