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Health Ministry Releases Key Measures for Home Quarantine
AKP Phnom Penh, November 12, 2020 --
Construction Sector Attracts Some US$5 Billion Investment Capital in First Eight Months
AKP Phnom Penh, November 11, 2020 -- For the first eight months of this year, there were in total 3,350 construction projects across Cambodia with an estimated investment capital of US$5,081 million, according to the Socio-Economic Trends released by the Ministry of Economy and Finances on Tuesday. If compared to the figures in t...
Royal Government Announces to Distribute 2 Million Facemasks to Poor People in Phnom Penh
AKP Phnom Penh, November 11, 2020 -- The Royal Government of Cambodia has announced to distribute 2 million facemasks to poor people in Phnom Penh capital. The move was made known this evening in a letter of H.E. Mam Bunheng, Minister of Health to H.E. Khuong Sreng, Phnom Penh Municipal Governor. According to the letter, at the orde...
His Majesty the King Presides Over the Closing Celebration of 67th Anniversary of Independence Day
AKP Phnom Penh, November 11, 2020 -- Cambodia wrapped up the celebration of the 67th anniversary of Independence Day this afternoon after His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, put out the victory flame he lighted since Nov. 9 at the Independence Monument in Phnom Penh. Senate President Samdech Vibo...
U.S. Congratulates Cambodia on 67th Anniversary of National Independence
AKP Phnom Penh, November 11, 2020 -- U.S. President H.E. Donald J. Trump has congratulated Cambodia on the 67th anniversary of National Independence (Nov. 9, 1953-Nov. 9, 2020). “On behalf of the United States of America, I extend congratulations to the Kingdom of Cambodia on the 67th anniversary of its independence on November 9,” said the o...
Cambodia’s Total Exports Reach US$14 Billion in First Three Quarters
AKP Phnom Penh, November 11, 2020 -- The total exports of Cambodia remain strong despite the global economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic. The country’s total exports in the first nine months of this year were valued at US$14.1 billion, up 20.7 percent compared to the same period last year, according to a report from the General Departm...
Two Garment Factory Projects Approved by CDC
AKP Phnom Penh, November 11, 2020 -- Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) this week approved two new investment projects with a total capital of US$5.8 million in Phnom Penh capital and Kandal province. According to the CDC’s press release issued yesterday, the newly approved projects, belonging to Sean Zorina Fash...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, November 11, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on November 11, 2020.
Project to Build Market Oriented Skill Set for Marginalised Youth Launched
AKP Phnom Penh, November 11, 2020 -- Skills for Success project has been kick-started to provide youth especially women and those from marginalised groups market-oriented skill sets for job openings with decent income. Made possible through the cooperation among the vocational training centres in Siem Reap and Rattanakiri, Bandos Komar Associ...
Two National Tournaments on Hold
AKP Phnom Penh, November 11, 2020 -- Cambodia has postponed two national championships scheduled for November 2020 due to the ongoing COVID-19 fallouts in the country. The Cambodian Athletic Volunteer Federation issued the notification recently to related associations, sport clubs and other concerned institutions at both the national an...
COVID-19: A New Imported Case Reported; Tally 301
AKP Phnom Penh, November 11, 2020 -- Cambodia this morning reported a new imported case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the tally to 301. According to a press release of the Ministry of Health, the new case is an American woman of 35 years old arriving in Cambodia on Nov. 4 from the U.S. via South Korea. She was tested positive...
Senate to Continue 6th Session of 4th Legislature on Nov. 12
AKP Phnom Penh, November 10, 2020 -- The Senate of Cambodia is going to continue its 6th session of 4th legislature this Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020. The information was shared after the Senate's Standing Committee held here this morning under the chairmanship of its President Samdech Vibol Sena Pheakdei Say Chhum. According to H.E...
Environment Ministry: Elephant Poaching Drops Significantly
AKP Phnom Penh, November 10, 2020 -- During the past decade, elephant poaching for their ivory and tails have seen a remarkable decline, thanks to strict law enforcement by the relevant authorities, said here yesterday H.E. Neth Pheaktra, Secretary of State and Spokesperson for the Ministry of Environment. At present, he added, in Cambodia, 4...
Cambodia to Have Rainfall This Week due to Two Storms
AKP Phnom Penh, November 10, 2020 -- Cambodia would encounter rainfall due to the effects of two tropical storms - Etau and Vamco, according to the new weather forecast of the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology made public this morning. The ministry underlined that the two tropical storms would have low effects on Cambodi...
MPTC, GDT Discuss Tax Collection on Unregistered Digital Firms
AKP Phnom Penh, November 10, 2020 -- Minister of Posts and Telecommunications (MPTC) and General Department of Taxation (GDT) at the Ministry of Economy and Finance have recently discussed measures to collect tax on digital services provided by major tech companies. Those companies, which are not registered in Cambodia such as Netflix, Amazon...
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