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November 24, 2020
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Cambodia, EU Trade and Investment Talk Prepared
AKP Phnom Penh, November 18, 2020 -- Cambodia and European Union (EU) have convened a preparatory discussion for the meeting of subgroups on trade and investment and the 11th Cambodia-EU Joint Committee Meeting to be held on Nov. 26-27. The preparation took place recently through a video conference and was co-chaired by Cambodian Secretary of...
Ministry Calls on Public Vigilance during Upcoming Cold Season
AKP Phnom Penh, November 18, 2020 -- The Ministry of Health has issued a directive calling on the public to be alert to take care of themselves and their health during the approaching cold season. According to the directive, Cambodia generally encounters seasonal diseases such as respiratory diseases or allergy … between December and January....
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 18, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on November 18, 2020.
COVID-19: Another Imported Case Reported; Tally 304
AKP Phnom Penh, November 18, 2020 -- Another imported case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been recorded in Cambodia; the tally thus rose to 304, announced the Ministry of Health in a press release issued this morning. According to the same source, the new case is a 49-year-old Cambodian woman living in Phnom Penh. She came from the U...
ADB Allocates US$20 Million to Help Developing Members Access Vaccines for COVID-19
AKP Phnom Penh, November 17, 2020 -- The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has allocated US$20.3 million in technical assistance to help its developing members access vaccines for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and establish systems to enable equitable and efficient vaccine distribution, according to a press release from ADB. The funds w...
Cambodian PM Congratulates Aung San Suu Kyi on Her Victory
AKP Phnom Penh, November 17, 2020 -- Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen today sent a congratulatiry letter to H.E. Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, State Counsellor of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar on her success in the general election on Nov. 8, 2020. “On behalf of the Royal Government and people of the Ki...
Two New Endangered Tree Species Discovered in Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary
AKP Phnom Penh, November 17, 2020 -- Two new endangered species of tree have been discovered in Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary in the northeastern part of Cambodia, according to a press release of WCS Cambodia made public on Nov. 17. Researchers from Japan, working with Cambodian Forestry Administration officials, have discovered a...
Cassava Price Increases as Harvest Starts
AKP Phnom Penh, November 17, 2020 -- From November this year, the cassava harvest season starts in some provinces while the price of cassava reportedly saw an increase compared to that of last year, as this year’s yield is projected to be lower due to flash floods. Mr. Say Sophat, Director of Pailin Provincial Agriculture, Forestry and...
Thailand Supports Cambodia’s Recovery Efforts from Flash Floods
AKP Phnom Penh, November 17, 2020 -- Thailand has offered US$30,000 in financial aid to the Royal Government of Cambodia as contribution to the recovery efforts from the recent flash flood. The assistance was made through the National Committee for Disaster Management (NCDM) of Cambodia. According to a statement of NCDM releas...
CDC Approves Two More Investment Projects This Week
AKP Phnom Penh, November 17, 2020 -- Two more investment projects with a total capital of US$8.6 million have been given green light by the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC). Invested by K R R Processing Food Co., Ltd. in Kampong Speu province, and Able Point Industry Co., Ltd. in Phnom Penh capital, the newly approved projects ar...
Online National Career and Productivity Fair Attracts Some 30 Thousand Visitors
AKP Phnom Penh, November 17, 2020 -- Cambodia’s Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training (MoLVT) yesterday announced that the National Career and Productivity Fair held last weekend was a success and attracted 30,000 visitors, despite being held online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the ministry, the fair, taking place on Nov. 1...
Cambodian Permanent Mission in Geneva: An Assessment on Cambodia Requires Factual and Legal Context
AKP Phnom Penh, November 17, 2020 -- “An assessment on Cambodia requires factual and legal context with verified source of information and holistic perspective,” insisted the Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Cambodia to the United Nations Office and other International Organisations at Geneva in a press statement dated Nov. 16. The full st...
SSEZ’s Business Growth on Track
AKP Phnom Penh, November 17, 2020 -- Sihanoukville Special Economic Zone (SSEZ) has reported ongoing good operation of enterprises as well as business growth in the zone amid the COVID-19 fallouts. According to the statistics, from January to October 2020, the total volume of exported and imported containers in the SSEZ was amounted to 36,206...
Weather Forecast: Cambodia to Have Light to Moderate Rain This Week
AKP Phnom Penh, November 17, 2020 -- There would be light to moderate rain in some parts of the country, especially in the central lowland and coastal areas, this week due to northern high pressure (China) and weak northeast monsoon. The new weather forecast was made public by the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology in a press release...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 17, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on November 17, 2020.
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