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April 11, 2021
Videos & Infographics
Ministry Examines Requests for Royal Pardon and Jail Term Reduction
AKP Phnom Penh, April 01, 2021 -- The Ministry of Justice has held a meeting to examine the royal pardon and jail term reduction requests for 542 prisoners for the upcoming Khmer New Year celebration. The video conference meeting was chaired yesterday afternoon by the minister H.E. Koeut Rith, according to H.E. Kim Santepeap, Spokesperson and...
Over 770,000 Tonnes of Key Agricultural Products Exported to Thailand in Q1
AKP Phnom Penh, April 01, 2021 -- Cambodia exported more than 770,000 tonnes of key agricultural products, besides paddy and rice, to Thailand during the first three months of this year, despite the global COVID-19 crisis. The figure shows a decline about 4 percent compared to the same period last year, according to a report from the Ministry...
Mr. Keisuke Honda Aims for Success in SEA Games 2023
AKP Phnom Penh, April 01, 2021 -- Mr. Keisuke Honda, General Manager of the Cambodian national football team, has expressed his commitment to succeed, especially at the 2023 SEA Games hosted by Cambodia. He unveiled the commitment yesterday in a video broadcasted by the Football Federation of Cambodia (FFC). “I am happy to continue the con...
2nd Batch of China-donated COVID-19 Vaccines Arrives in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2021 -- A Chinese military aircraft with 700,000 doses of Sinopharm vaccine, donated by China, landed tonight at Phnom Penh International Airport. The vaccines' handover ceremony took place at the airport under the presidency of Samdech Pichey Sena Tea Banh, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of National Defence, and Ch...
Today's 3rd Coronavirus-related Death Announced
AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2021 -- The Ministry of Health this evening announced the 3rd death due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) recorded today; the death toll in Cambodia thus rose to 14. According to the ministry's press release, the new victim is a 56-year-old Cambodian woman living in Sangkat Boeung Prolit, Khan 7 Makara, Phnom Penh....
Justice Ministry: No Curfew Imposed at the Moment
AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2021 -- No administrative measures, including curfew, stated in the sub-decree issued today are implemented in any provinces or capital, confirmed H.E. Kim Santepheap, Secretary of State and Spokesperson of the Ministry of Justice. "All the administrative measures provided in the sub-decree have not yet been implemen...
COVID-19 Pandemic Claims Two Lives Today
AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2021 -- The current cluster infections of COVID-19 known as the Feb. 20 Community Event claimed another life today, bringing the death toll in Cambodia to 13. The new fatal case is a Cambodian young woman of 28 years old living in Khan Russey Keo, Phnom Penh, said a press release of the Ministry of Health issued this...
Another Coronavirus-related Death Reported in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2021 -- Another patient has lost her life due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the death toll in Cambodia to 12. According to a press release of the Ministry of Health issued this evening, the new victim is a 56-year-old Cambodian woman living in Sangkat Veal Vong, Khan 7 Makara, Phnom Penh. She...
Unemployment Rate in Cambodia, the Lowest in ASEAN
AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2021 -- All 10 ASEAN member states have faced a sudden increase in unemployment in 2020 compared to the year previously as a consequence of the global pandemic, but Cambodia has the lowest unemployment rate in the bloc. According to World Bank’s Unemployment Rate 2020, the unemployment rate in Cambodia was only...
COVID-19 Vaccination with China’s Sinovac Vaccine to Start Tomorrow
AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2021 -- The Ad-hoc Commission for COVID-19 Vaccination has announced to begin the vaccination against COVID-19 with China’s Sinovac vaccine on April 1. Some 745,000 people – frontline medical staff, officials of National Assembly and Senate and their families members, local officers, civil servants at the minis...
HM the King Contributes US$200,000 for Preparation of “Luong Me” Hospital
AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2021 -- His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, has extended US$200,000 as contribution with the Royal Government of Cambodia to support the preparation of “Luong Me” (Queen-Mother) Hospital. The financial contribution was announced in a royal letter dated Mar. 30 of His Maj...
NA President Receives Incoming Singapore Ambassador
AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2021 -- National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin met Wednesday with incoming Singapore Ambassador H.E. Ms. Teo Lay Cheng. Samdech Heng Samrin said he considered her mission to Cambodia as very important to enhance bilateral ties, friendship and cooperation to a higher level. The two...
Samdech Heng Samrin Meets Incoming Philippine Ambassador
AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2021 -- Cambodian National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin met Wednesday with incoming Philippine Ambassador H.E. Ms. Maria Amelita C. Aquino. During her courtesy call, the ambassador expressed hope that the Cambodian economy — which had been growing rapidly before the COVID-19 pandemi...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on March 31, 2021.
Op-Ed: The Silent Killer, COVID-19, Means Much for Cambodia & the World
AKP Phnom Penh, March 31, 2021 -- Prime Minister Hun Sen, of the Royal Government of Cambodia, has done his best in the fight against the deadly Covid-19 since the silent killer landed on this Southeast Asian nation in January 2020. Our concerned institutions, especially the Ministry of Health, in collaboration with the World Health Organisation...
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