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November 24, 2020
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RCEP Agreement to Be Signed This Weekend
AKP Phnom Penh, November 13, 2020 -- The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Agreement is scheduled to be signed by its member countries this weekend after eight years of negotiations for a draft agreement. According to the Cambodian Ministry of Commerce, negotiations for RCEP have been completed and an agreement is scheduled t...
Kampot Pepper's Export Remains Stable
AKP Phnom Penh, November 13, 2020 -- The export of Kampot pepper remains stable despite the COVID-19 crisis. Mr. Nguon Lay, President of Kampot Pepper Promotion Association said about 50 tonnes of pepper have been exported to foreign markets, including the EU, the U.S., Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong and Taiwan. "I can say that the export i...
Gold Export Reaches Over US$2 Billion in First Eight Months
AKP Phnom Penh, November 13, 2020 -- Cambodia’s gross revenue from gold exports in the first eight months of this year increased to US$2.22 billion or 716. 8 percent increase compared to the same period in 2019. The update was shared recently by the Ministry of Economy and Finances in a press release, considering the gold export as the fastes...
Construction of Khmer Ancient-Art Stone Fence along Phnom Penh’s Boulevard 70% Done
AKP Phnom Penh, November 13, 2020 -- The construction of the Khmer ancient-art stone fence along Phnom Penh’s Russian Federation Boulevard has now achieved 70 percent. The update was shared by Mr. Moeung Ponlok, Deputy Director of Phnom Penh Capital Administration, adding that the stone fence stretches over one kilometre with a height of abou...
Ministry Asks for Temporary Close of All Clubs of Exercise for Health
AKP Phnom Penh, November 13, 2020— The Ministry of Tourism has ordered temporary closure of all gym centres in all capital and provinces, including those in the hotels. The directive was sent recently to all capital and provincial governors explaining that the move means to curb potential spread of COVID-19. The resumption of the gym centr...
COVID-19: Another Patient Cured
AKP Phnom Penh, November 13, 2020 -- Another patient of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has reported in Cambodia this morning, announced the Ministry of Health in a press release. According to the source, the cured case is a 23-year-old French woman arriving in Cambodia on Oct. 25 from France via Singapore. She has been allowed to be dischar...
Outcomes of ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting Prior to 37th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits
AKP Phnom Penh, November 12, 2020 -- The following is the outcomes of the ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting held via Videoconference on Nov. 10 prior to 37th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits released this afternoon by the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation: By C. Nika
Cambodian Delegation Attends the 37th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits
AKP Phnom Penh, November 12, 2020 -- High-level delegation of the Royal Government of Cambodia led by H.E. Dr. Aun Pornmoniroth, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy and Finance, attended the 37th ASEAN virtual Summit and Related Summits hosted by Vietnam from Nov. 12 to 15. In his speech, H.E. Dr. Aun Pornmoniroth reaffirmed Cambodi...
Cambodia-South Korea Trade Valued at US$661 Million in First Three Quarters
AKP Phnom Penh, November 12, 2020 -- Bilateral trade between Cambodia and the Republic of Korea was valued at US$661 million in the first three quarters of this year, a year-on-year decrease of 15 percent. Figures from Korea International Trade Association (KITA) showed that from January to September 2020, Cambodia exported US$246 million wor...
Cambodia Stresses the Need for Law on Doing Business on Audio-Video Industry in ASEAN-Plus Three Region
AKP Phnom Penh, November 12, 2020 -- Cambodia has laid stress on the need to have law or regulation on doing business on audio-video industry in foreign countries, especially in the ASEAN Plus Three region. “With the law and regulation, copy-rights and relate-rights will be protected, the media contents will be used properly and seriously acc...
PM Reaffirms No National Lockdown
AKP Phnom Penh, November 12, 2020 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has reaffirmed that there is no national lockdown. In a Facebook post this morning, the Premier said some bad people have raised rumour that the Royal Government will lock the capital city of Phnom Penh down and ban trav...
Cambodian Foreign Minister: Nov. 3 Incident Not to Affect Cambodia-Hungary Relations
AKP Phnom Penh, November 12, 2020 -- Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Cambodia H.E. Prak Sokhonn has underlined that the Nov. 3 Incident will not affect the relations and cooperation between Cambodia and Hungary. “The incident of COVID-19 transmission could not diminish the goodwill and digni...
New Online System Allowing Grade-12 Students to Prepare for National Exam
AKP Phnom Penh, November 12, 2020 -- The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports has launched a system to strengthen the capacity of grade-12 students in Cambodia. The update was shared by H.E. Ros Soveacha, Spokesperson of the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, adding that the system was created for the students to access their capacit...
Siem Reap Authority Urges Strong Safety Measures
AKP Phnom Penh, November 12, 2020 -- Siem Reap authority has urged all restaurants, guesthouses and hotels in the province to ensure strong safety measures to prevent COVID-19 spread among visitors as well as the locals. The attention was underlined by Mr. Pov Piseth, Deputy Governor of Siem Reap province in a meeting with the owners of touri...
COVID-19: Zero New Case; Tally Remains 301
AKP Phnom Penh, November 12, 2020 -- There is no new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) reported in Cambodia this morning, the tally thus remains at 301, said the Ministry of Health in a press release. The 301 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Kingdom include 187 Cambodians, 45 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 9 Indonesians, 8 Americ...
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