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March 04, 2021
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Sihanoukville Not to be Locked Down, PM Hun Sen
AKP Phnom Penh, March 03, 2021 -- Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has confirmed that Sihanoukville of Preah Sihanouk province will not be shut down despite the growing number of COVID-19 positive cases. The Premier made the confirmation in a voice clip shared to the media tonight, explaining, "We cannot close down th...
World’s Forgotten Fishes Vital for Hundreds of Millions of People but One-third Face Extinction, Warns New Report
AKP Phnom Penh, March 03, 2021 -- The world’s dazzlingly diverse freshwater fishes are critical for the health, food security and livelihoods of hundreds of millions of people, but they are under ever increasing threat with one in three already threatened with extinction, according to a report published today by 16 global conservation organisati...
Cambodia To Hold Commune/Sangkat Council Election in Early June 2022
AKP Phnom Penh, March 03, 2021 -- The Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC) has announced the specific date for the Commune/Sangkat Council Election of the 5th mandate. According to the RGC’s resolution signed by Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen on Mar. 1, but just released to the media this afternoon, the 5th Commune/Sa...
U.S. Congratulates Cambodia on Arrival of AstraZeneca Vaccine
AKP Phnom Penh, March 03, 2021 -- The United States congratulates Cambodia on the successful arrival of 324,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine on Mar. 2, 2021, according to a press release AKP received today. This shipment was made possible through the COVAX Advance Market Commitment, a global initiative to support equitable access to CO...
CMAC, JMAS Sign Partnership and Cooperation Agreement
AKP Phnom Penh, March 03, 2021 -- Cambodian Mine Action Centre (CMAC) and Japan Mine Action Service (JMAS) yesterday reached a Partnership and Cooperation Agreement for a one-year period (2021-2022). This agreement was inked between H.E. Heng Ratana, Director General of CMAC and Mr. SUENADA Noriyoshi, Resident Representative of JMAS in Cambod...
Some 1.6 Million Tonnes of Agricultural Products Exported in First Two Months
AKP Phnom Penh, March 03, 2021 -- Cambodia exported 1,599,922.37 tonnes of agricultural products, besides milled rice, to 25 countries during the first two months of this year, despite the global COVID-19 crisis. Report from the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries (MAFF) shows the export of agricultural products in January and Fe...
COVID-19: Tally Reaches 878 with 34 New Infections
AKP Phnom Penh, March 03, 2021 -- The total confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Cambodia increased to 878 with the detection 34 new cases, said the Ministry of Health in a press release issued this morning. According to the ministry, the new cases are all related to the Feb. 20 Community Event. They include 17 Chinese, 15 C...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, March 03, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on March 03, 2021.
More Than 100 Cambodian Artifacts Returned Home
AKP Phnom Penh, March 03, 2021 -- Over 100 Cambodian artifacts have been returned to the country in the past three years through a process of hard work in liaisons and negotiations led by the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts. The acknowledgement was underlined in a message by Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Se...
Cambodia: HRs Must Not be Weaponised with Double Standards
AKP Phnom Penh, March 03, 2021 -- The advocate for human rights have to first start at home. Human rights must not be weaponised with double standards if we are to preserve a climate of trust and credibility of this august [Human Rights] Council. The comments were made by Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Cambodia to t...
Cambodia Generates Almost US$65 Million from Milled Rice Exports in First Two Months
AKP Phnom Penh, March 03, 2021 -- Cambodia’s gross revenue from rice exports in the first two months of this year declined by 44.16 percent compared to the same period in 2020. The figure from the Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) shows that the Kingdom earned US$64.53 million from the exports of 76,222 tonnes of milled rice exports. Cambodia...
2021 Cambodian Premier League to Start This Late Week
AKP Phnom Penh, March 03, 2021 -- 2021 Football competition for the new season under the framework of Cambodian Premier League will begin from March 6-7 to Oct. 2, 2021. The update was shared on Monday by Cambodian National Competitions Committee (CNCC), adding that the competition will be divided into 13 teams. All teams, continued...
Cambodian Foreign Minister Attends IAMM via Videoconference
AKP Phnom Penh, March 02, 2021 -- H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Cambodia, participated in the Informal ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (IAMM), held on Mar. 2, 2021 via videoconference. The participation was made at the invitation of H.E. DATO ERYWAN PEHIN YUSOF, Minister of Fo...
Health Minister: Vaccines Save People's Lives and Accelerate Socio-economic Recovery
AKP Phnom Penh, March 02, 2021 -- Vaccines against the COVID-19 pandemic not only save people's lives, but also speed up the socio-economy recovery. The remarks were made by H.E. Prof. Mam Bunheng, Minister of Health, at the First Allocation of COVID-19 Vaccines from the COVAX Facility held at Phnom Penh International Airport this evening, fo...
First Batch of AstraZeneca Vaccine Arrives in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, March 02, 2021 -- A special aircraft with 324,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine licensed to the Serum Institute of India (SII) known as COVISHIELD, landed at the Phnom Penh International Airport this evening. H.E. Prof. Mam Bunheng, Minister of Health, represented the Royal Government of Cambodia to receive the vaccine, joi...
CRDB Secretary General Meets EU Ambassador to Cambodia
Preah Sihanouk Province Receives More Donations from Charity
H.E. Khieu Kanharith Receives PNN’s Delegation
324,000 Doses of AstraZeneca Vaccine Arrive in Phnom Penh
Takeo Province Launches COVID-19 Vaccination Drive
Sport Leaders, Coaches, Sportsmen and Sportswomen Receive COVID-19 Vaccine
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