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January 17, 2021
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Nearly One Million Visitors Tour the Country During New Year Breaks
AKP Phnom Penh, January 02, 2021 -- Cambodia received in total 921,400 domestic tourists from Dec. 31, 2020 to Jan. 1, 2021, pointed out this afternoon the Ministry of Tourism. On Dec. 31, 699,724 tourists, of them 2,658 were foreign visitors toured the country, and on Jan. 1, there were 221,676 tourists, including 2,363 foreigners, underline...
7th River Festival Postponed to 2022
AKP Phnom Penh, January 02, 2021 -- The Royal Government of Cambodia has agreed in principle to postpone the 7th River Festival to 2022, according to a recent official letter of the Office of the Council of Ministers to the Ministry of Tourism and Kampong Thom Provincial Administration. The 7th River Festival, previously planned to organise t...
Cambodia to Donate 2 Million Facemasks and Medical Supplies to Nepal Early Next Week
AKP Phnom Penh, January 02, 2021 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has decided to donate 2 million facemasks, 20,000 N95 masks, and other necessary medical supplies to the Government and people of Nepal to contribute to combating the COVID-19 pandemic. The decision was made known he...
Another Imported Case of COVID-19 Recorded in Cambodia; Tally 379
AKP Phnom Penh, January 02, 2021 -- Cambodia detected another positive case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19); bringing the tally to 379, announced the Ministry of Health in a press release made public this morning. According to the source, the new case was found on a 36-year-old Cambodian-American woman arriving in the country on Jan. 1. S...
Almost US$500 Million Allocated to Foster Labour and Vocational Training for 2021-2025
AKP Phnom Penh, January 01, 2021 -- Cambodia will invest nearly US$500 million to foster the country’s labour and vocational training from 2021 to 2025. This update was shared lately by H.E. Ith Samheng, Minister of Labour and Vocational Training recently, stressing that the execution of the budget will be guided by a clear plan of actions le...
COVID-19: 12 More Migrant Workers from Thailand Tested Positive; Tally 378
AKP Phnom Penh, January 01, 2021 -- Cambodia reported 12 more cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19); bringing the tally to 378, the Ministry of Health pointed out in a press release made public this morning. According to the source, the new cases were found on Cambodian migrant workers coming from Thailand. They arrived in the country bet...
Happy New Year 2021!
AKP Phnom Penh, December 31, 2020—
Cambodia Reaffirms Cooperation with Thailand to Curb COVID-19 Spread
AKP Phnom Penh, December 31, 2020 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has reaffirmed the country's stance to cooperate with the neighbouring Thailand in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic. "We need to double our efforts to join hands with the Kingdom of Thailand to control the situa...
Over 8.8 Million People Registered on Voter List
AKP Phnom Penh, December 31, 2020 -- Cambodia has in total 8,831,971 eligible voters, of them some 4.7 million are women, according to the voter list 2020 validated and announced in a stakeholder meeting held here at the National Election Committee (NEC)'s headquarters this morning. The figure represents 85.06 percent of the total population...
PM Extends New Year's Best Wishes to Compatriots
AKP Phnom Penh, December 31, 2020 -- Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen this afternoon extended his New Year's best wishes to all his compatriots. "On the occasion of the Universal New Year 2021, I and my spouse would like to wish all Buddhist monks and compatriots, both inside and outside the country, happiness,...
Cinemas, Museums, Theatres Permitted to Reopen
AKP Phnom Penh, December 31, 2020 -- The Royal Government of Cambodia has allowed cinemas, museums, and theatres across the country to reopen their doors from Jan. 1, 2021 onwards. The authorisation was made known this afternoon in an announcement of the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts, stressing that all cinemas, museums, and...
Government Allows Resumption of Sports Activities
AKP Phnom Penh, December 31, 2020 -- The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (MoEYS) has announced to allow the resumption of sports activities and competitions as well as gatherings of national teams step by step, after the conclusion of the Nov. 28 community transmission event. The decision was made in the ministry's announcement releas...
Cambodia, Thailand Applaud Technical Development Cooperation in Past Three Years
AKP Phnom Penh, December 31, 2020 -- Cambodia and Thailand have lauded the implementation of Cambodia-Thailand Technical Development Cooperation for the last three years (2017-2019) which has achieved remarkable progress. Both sides made the appreciation during the 15th Consultation on Technical Cooperation between Cambodia...
A New Garment Factory Project Approved by CDC
AKP Phnom Penh, December 31, 2020 -- Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) has approved a new investment project with a total capital of US$6.6 million in Kandal province. According to the CDC’s press release issued this morning, the newly approved project, belonging to Jiayuan Hengrun Int’l Textile Co., Ltd., is expected to create a...
35,100 Cases Resolved in 222 Days of Court Case Backlog Settlement Campaign
AKP Phnom Penh, December 31, 2020 -- Some 35,100 criminal cases have been completely resolved in the 222 days of a campaign to handle court case backlog at all municipal and provincial courts across Cambodia. The update was shared in a press release of the Ministry of Justice made public this morning, adding that the number represents about 8...
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