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November 24, 2020
Videos & Infographics
Air Passengers Recorded at only 2 Million in First Ten Months
AKP Phnom Penh, November 17, 2020 -- The airports in Cambodia have welcomed 2,099,812 passengers in the first ten months of the year, reflecting 78 percent decline from the same period in 2019, according to the State Secretariat of Civil Aviation’s report. Phnom Penh International Airport alone received 1,271,245 passengers falling 74 percent...
A Historic Bridge of Cambodia to be Connected Next Month
AKP Phnom Penh, November 17, 2020 -- Another historic bridge of Cambodia linking Stung Trang with Kroch Chmar district of Kampong Cham province will be connected on Dec. 7 this year. The update was shared recently by the Kampong Cham provincial hall, highlighting that the construction of the bridge now reaches over 90 percent. The official...
COVID-19: Two Recovered Cases; New Imported Case Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, November 17, 2020 -- Two patients have recovered from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), according to a press release of the Ministry of Health issued this morning. The two new cured cases are H.E. Suos Yara, 47, a Lawmaker coming in contact with the Nov. 3 Incident, and a 31-year-old Cambodian woman living in Kratie province w...
Lao PM Sends Thank-You Letter to Samdech Techo Hun Sen
AKP Phnom Penh, November 16, 2020 -- H.E. Thongloun Sisoulith, Prime Minister of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) has expressed thanks to Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, over the assistance in facemasks and necessary medical equipment to Lao PDR for the COVID-19 prevention....
Cambodia’s Donation in Medical Supplies Handed over to Laos
AKP Phnom Penh, November 16, 2020 -- Twelve items of medical supplies donated by Cambodia as humanitarian assistance to fight against the COVID-19 pandemic have been handed over to Laos this morning. Samdech Pichey Sena Tea Banh, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the National Defence, represented Cambodia at the handover ceremony he...
Five New Investment Projects Approved by CDC
AKP Phnom Penh, November 16, 2020 -- Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) has approved five new investment projects with a total capital of US$24 million in Phnom Penh capital, and Kampong Speu, Kampot and Kandal provinces. The five projects cover the production of clothes, bags, plastic tube, gloves, lighting bulbs, wires and p...
Cambodia's Rice Export to Australia Up 53% in First Ten Months
AKP Phnom Penh, November 16, 2020 -- Cambodia exported a total of 25,994 tonnes of milled rice to Australia in the first ten months of this year, a 53 percent increase compared to the same period last year. This is a significant rise, especially for organic and sustainable rice (SRP: Sustainable Rice Platform), Oknha Song Saran, P...
Mortgage Loans Reach US$4.6 Billion in Firsts Nine Months
AKP Phnom Penh, November 16, 2020 -- Demand for residential units and real estate in Cambodia continues to grow in 2020, despite the spread of COVID-19 pandemic, which has negatively affected the economic growth. According to the quarterly report of the Credit Bureau of Cambodia (CBC), loans in the real estate sector reached US$4.6 billion by...
Delayed 38-Road Construction Project in Siem Reap to Break Ground Later This Month
AKP Phnom Penh, November 16, 2020 -- Ministry of Public Works and Transport has announced that the groundbreaking ceremony of the 38 roads in Siem Reap province, which has been delayed recently, will take place on Nov. 30. The upcoming event will be presided over by Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, said H.E. Sun Chan...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 16, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on November 16, 2020.
COVID-19: No New Case; Tally 302
AKP Phnom Penh, November 16, 2020 -- Cambodia reported neither no new positive nor recovered case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) this morning, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health. Therefore, the total confirmed cases in the Kingdom remains at 302, including 187 Cambodians, 45 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 9 Indone...
Cambodian Delegation with Medical Supplies Departs for Laos
AKP Phnom Penh, November 16, 2020 -- A Cambodian delegation led by Samdech Pichey Sena Tea Banh, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister the National Defence, is bringing medical supplies to Laos. The five-member delegation departed Phnom Penh International Airport this morning on a special flight. The Cambodian delegation included H.E. Dr. You...
Cambodia Requests UN for More Resources and Expertise for PKO
AKP Phnom Penh, November 15, 2020 -- H.E. Aun Pornmoniroth, Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy and Finance, has proposed the UN to provide more resources and expertise, particularly in terms of sharing best practices and lesson learnt for Peace Keeping Operation (PKO), such as through regular pre-deployment and post-deployment...
RCEP Agreement Signed
AKP Phnom Penh, November 15, 2020 -- Cambodia along with other 14 member countries of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) signed on Nov. 15 via Videoconference the RCEP agreement, following the 4th RCEP Summit. H.E. Aun Pornmoniroth, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy and Finance on behalf of Samdech Akka Mo...
Cambodia Committed to Promote Women's Participation in Peace-building Efforts
AKP Phnom Penh, November 15, 2020 -- Cambodia has voiced support for the “EAS Leaders’ Statement on Women, Peace and Security” and expressed commitment to work with all EAS countries to identify areas of cooperation to promote women’s meaningful participation at all levels of conflict prevention, peacekeeping operation and peace-building efforts...
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