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January 17, 2021
Videos & Infographics
Cycling Championship and Angkor Half Marathon to be Held this Month
AKP Phnom Penh, January 05, 2021 -- Siem Reap province will reorganise the National Cycling Championship and the 25th Angkor International Half Marathon this month after the postponement due to COVID-19 crisis. The update was shared yesterday by Mr. Nou Chamroeun, Secretary General of Cambodian Cycling Federation, adding that the 2020 Nationa...
Cambodia to Experience New Round of Cold Weather This Weekend
AKP Phnom Penh, January 05, 2021 -- Cambodia would be hit by another round of cold weather starting this weekend, from Jan. 9 to 12 due to the effects of northeast monsoon. According to a new weather forecast released this morning by the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology (MOWRAM), during the said period, the temperature in the provi...
COVID-19: Zero Positive Case; Zero Cured Case Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, January 05, 2021 -- Cambodia reported neither new positive nor recovered case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) this morning, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health. The tally therefore remains at 382, including 260 Cambodians, 45 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 12 Americans, 10 Indonesians, 6 British, 3 V...
National Road 3 Construction is 90 Percent Complete
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- The construction of the strategic National Road No. 3 has achieved up to 90 percent as of January and is expected to be completed by September 2021. The update was shared this morning by Senior Minister and Minister of the Ministry of Public Works and Transport H.E. Sun Chanthol while leading a deleg...
Cambodia Exports Over US$8 Million worth of Fisheries Products in 2020
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- Some 3,590 tonnes of fisheries products were exported to foreign markets last year, H.E. Veng Sakhon, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries said Monday. According to H.E. Minister, the country obtained 936,000 tonnes of fisheries products in 2020, of which 3,590 tonnes were sold abroad, earning U...
CMAC to Clear 11,300 Hectares of Landmine-contaminated Area This Year
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- Cambodian Mine Action Centre (CMAC) has set to clear at least 11,300 hectares of landmine-contaminated area in 2021, said CMAC's Director-General H.E. Heng Ratana. There will be a total of 40,000 land mines and unexploded ordnance (UXO) to be cleared this year, the CMAC director-general added. Besi...
Traffic Accidents Drop by 942 Cases in 2020
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- Number of road accidents saw a decrease of 23 percent or 942 cases in 2020 compared to the previous year, Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, quoted a recent report. From January to December 2020, there were in total 3,179 road accident cases, down from 4,121 cases in...
Cambodia-Thailand Bilateral Trade Reaches US$6.6 Billion in First 11 Months
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- Bilateral trade between Cambodia and Thailand was valued at US$6.6 billion in the first eleven months of this year, down 22 percent compared to the same period last year. Figures from Thailand’s Ministry of Commerce showed that from January to November this year, Cambodia exported US$1,071 million worth of...
Cambodia Reaffirms Commitment to Work with International Community in Combating Coronavirus Pandemic
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- Cambodia has reaffirmed its commitment to contribute with the international community to containing and preventing the spread of COVID-19. “The Royal Government of Cambodia remained committed to working closely with Nepal and the international community to fight against the COVID-19 pandemic to protect the...
Angkor Resort Receives Only Some 400,000 Foreign Tourists in 2020
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- Angkor Archaeological Park in Siem Reap province welcomed in total 400,889 international visitors in 2020, earning US$18,654,828. The Angkor Enterprise, the state-owned institution in charge of Angkor income management, shared the update in a press release made public recently. The number fo...
Cambodia Exports Almost 700.000 Tonnes of Milled Rice in 2020, Earning Some US$540 Million
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- A total of 690.829 tonnes of Cambodian milled rice have been exported to foreign markets in 2020, an increase of 11.40 percent compared to the previous year. The figures were shared by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) in a recent report, stressing that the country earn...
Cambodian Delegation with Medical Supplies Heads for Nepal
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- A Cambodian delegation led by H.E. Ouch Borith, Minister Attached to the Prime Minister and Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, left here this morning for Nepal on a special flight. The delegation, including H.E. Mrs.Yuok Sambath, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Healt...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on January 04, 2021.
COVID-19: Another Migrant Worker from Thailand Confirmed Positive
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- The total number of COVID-19 infected Cambodian migrant workers returning from Thailand rose to 17, after another one has been tested positive for the deadly virus. According to a press release of the Ministry of Health issued this morning, the new case is a 21-year-old woman living in Sala Krao district, P...
COVID-19: Infected Migrant Workers from Thailand Rise to 16
AKP Phnom Penh, January 03, 2021 -- Two more Cambodian migrant workers returning from Thailand have been tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19); bringing the total infected migrant workers to 16, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health issued this morning. The new cases are both women in their twenties, poin...
Photos of the Week: Fantastic Views of Koh Rong’s White Beach
NCDM, DCA Reach Cooperation Agreement on Disaster Reduction and Emergency Response
NOCC Holds a Press Conference on Angkor Wat Virtual Half Marathon
H.E. Vongsey Vissoth Holds a Consultative Meeting with Development Partners
H.E. Prof. Mam Bunheng Inspects the Treatment of COVID-19 Patients in Banteay Meanchey Province
Inauguration Ceremony of Siem Reap-Oddar Meanchey Chamber of Commerce Office
Her Majesty the Queen-Mother Presides over Inauguration of Cambodia-China Friendship Garden