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September 25, 2020
Videos & Infographics
Stronger Efforts Needed to Fight Illicit Drug
AKP Phnom Penh, September 25, 2020 -- The government has urged stronger and collective efforts to combat illicit drug which remains a threat to social security and order, public health and development. The urge was made by Gen. Neak Yuthea, Deputy Secretary General of the National Authority for Combating Drugs (NACD) during a recent work revi...
No New Case of COVID-19 in Cambodia for 12 Consecutive Days
AKP Phnom Penh, September 25, 2020 -- Cambodia reported zero new positive case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) for 12 days in a row, said the Ministry of Health in a press release issued this morning. The tally thus remains at 275, including 174 Cambodians, 41 French, 17 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 8 Indonesians, 7 Americans, 6 British, 3 Vie...
Endangered Eld’s Deer Spotted in Mekong Landscape for the First Time in Five Years
AKP Phnom Penh, September 24, 2020 – Four Eld’s deers (Rucervus eldii) were photographed for the first time in five years by camera traps that were placed in the WWF’s supported Sambor Wildlife Sanctuary located in the Mekong Flooded Forest Landscape, according to WWF’s press release. The species is listed as Endangered in both Camb...
PM Hun Sen Congratulates Russian Federation on Discovery of COVID-19 Vaccine
AKP Phnom Penh, September 24, 2020 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has expressed his congratulations to the Russian Federation on the discovery of COVID-19 vaccine. While receiving here this morning at the Peace Palace a courtesy call from newly appointed Ambassador of the Russian Fede...
Cambodian PM Congratulates the 27th Anniversary of Promulgation of National Constitution
AKP Phnom Penh, September 24, 2020 -- Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Pade Techo Hun Sen sent here this morning a message to mark the 27th Anniversary of the Promulgation of the National Constitution. "September 24, 2020 is the 27th anniversary of the official promulgation of the Constitution of the Kingdom of Cambodia. Starti...
Promoting Environmental Science Education in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, September 24, 2020 – Minister of Environment H.E. Say Samal and Australian Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Pablo Kang have discussed the promotion of education in environmental science in Cambodia. The discussion took place recently at the ministry here in Phnom Penh. H.E. Say Samal highlighted the importance of environmental s...
Australia Appreciates Cambodia for Fight Against Money Laundering, Child Abuse and Transnational Crimes
AKP Phnom Penh, September 24, 2020 -- Australian Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Pablo Kang has profoundly appreciated the Royal Government of Cambodia’s commitment in the fight against money laundering, child abuse and transnational crimes. The ambassador expressed the appreciation when meeting with Minister of Justice H.E. Koeut Rith at the min...
Cambodia, U.S. Discuss Ratification of Cape Town Convention
AKP Phnom Penh, September 24, 2020 -- Cambodia and the U.S have convened a joint conference to discuss the ratification of the Cape Town Convention on international interest with assets. The meeting took place at Rosewood Phnom Penh Hotel here in Phnom Penh on Tuesday under the presidency of H.E. Mao Havannall, Minister in charge of the State...
Cambodia Reports Neither Positive Nor Recovered Case of COVID-19
AKP Phnom Penh, September 24, 2020 -- Cambodia this morning reported neither new positive nor cured case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), according to the Ministry of Health. The total number of confirmed cases in the Kingdom thus remains at 275, while that of the recovered patients at 274 or 99.64 percent. The 275 confirmed cases incl...
38 Roads in Siem Reap City to Be Built with Total Length of 100 km
AKP Phnom Penh, September 23, 2020 -- Inter-ministries have wrapped up the inspection of road conditions and locations for 38 road construction project in Siem Reap city, Siem Reap province. The information was shared in a meeting held on Sept. 23 in Siem Reap provincial city under the presidency of Samdech Pichey Sena Tea Banh, Deputy...
Cambodian Aquaculturist Association Established
AKP Phnom Penh, September 23, 2020 -- The Cambodian Aquaculturist Association (CAA) was officially launched yesterday afternoon at the Himawari Hotel in Phnom Penh to promote the aquaculture sector in the country. The launching ceremony took place under the presidency of H.E. Veng Sakhon, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. H....
Op-ed: To Grow a Better World, Cambodia’s Peace and Development-friendly Policies are a Must
AKP Phnom Penh, September 23, 2020 -- As a nation, we have no choice but to maintain our hard-earned peace, and the development that followed. This kingdom enjoys a friendly foreign policy with countries from different parts of the world, regardless of their political tendencies. She has adhered to her position of peaceful co-existence, neutrali...
Australia Helping to Rehabilitate Amputees in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, September 23, 2020 -- Australia is committed to contribute to improving the quality of Physical Rehabilitation Centres in Cambodia through the Australia-Cambodia Cooperation for Equitable Sustainable Services (ACCESS) programme, including by supporting the Persons With Disabilities Foundation (PWDF) to develop common guidelines f...
Cambodian Food SMEs Discuss Impact of COVID-19
AKP Phnom Penh, September 23, 2020 -- A number of local small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in food supply chains have gathered in a forum to discuss challenges and strategies to reply to the COVID-19 pandemic which has caused immediate, serious, and wide scale human health issues. The forum, named Food Safety Forum on Challenges and Coping S...
Campaign to Protect Prey Lang Launched
AKP Phnom Penh, September 23, 2020 -- Cambodia’s Ministry of Environment (MoE) in cooperation with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) officially launched here yesterday a campaign for Prey Lang Forest Protection Social and Behavior Change Communication. The event was presided over by Secretary of State...
DPM Aun Pornmoniroth Meets U.S. Ambassador
Cambodian PM Receives New Russian Ambassador
SMEs Promotion Policy Committee Holds 2nd Meeting
Inter-ministerial meeting on Road Infrastructure Construction Project in Siem Reap City
Siem Reap Provincial Buddhist Monks Plant Saplings in Front of Angkor Wat Temple
Press Conference on Implementation of “Cash Transfer Programme for Poor and Vulnerable Households during COVID-19” (2nd Round-1st Time)
Recapitulative Meeting on Implementation of “Cash Transfer Programme for Poor and Vulnerable Households during COVID-19”