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January 25, 2021
Videos & Infographics
Cambodia Disappointed at Allegations on Rice Export to Australia
AKP Phnom Penh, January 24, 2021 -- The Spokesperson the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has issued a statement rejected the allegations of a Cambodian-Australian resident in Sydney about the export of Cambodian rice to Australia. The full statement dated Jan. 23 reads as follows: Statement of the Spokesp...
COVID-19: Two Positive, Two Recovered Cases Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, January 24, 2021 -- Cambodia this morning recorded two new positive cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19); the tally thus increased to 458. According to the Ministry of Health’s press release made public this morning, the new cases are a 57-year-old Cambodian passenger from the U.S. and a 26-year-old Cambodian migrant work...
A Male Sun Bear Rescued from a Trap
AKP Phnom Penh, January 23, 2021-- A group of conservationists has rescued a male sun bear that was trapped in a snare inside Southern Cardamom National Park, according to Wildlife Alliance. This male sun bear was found in the snare at 4:30 pm on Jan. 22, 2021, by Chhay Areng Ranger Patrol Unit. The patrol unit immediately call...
ICC-Angkor to Organise 34th Technical Session and 27th Plenary Session Next Week
AKP Phnom Penh, January 23, 2021 -- International Coordinating Committee for the Safeguarding and Development of Historic Site of Angkor (ICC-Angkor) will organise its 34th Technical Session and 27th Plenary Session at Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Hotel in Siem Reap province. H.E. Mrs. Phoeurng Sackona, Minister of Culture and Fine A...
A US$ 2.3 Million Cardboard Factory Project in Phnom Penh Approved
AKP Phnom Penh, January 23, 2021 -- The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) has approved a US$2.3 million cardboard factory project to be built in Khan Kambol of Phnom Penh. The CDC shared the update in a press release yesterday, adding that the project will create 214 jobs for the locals. The cardboard factory project is...
2nd National Eco-Tourism Forum to be Organised in Siem Reap
AKP Phnom Penh, January 23, 2021 -- Siem Reap province will host the 2nd National Eco-Tourism Forum from Jan. 27 to 28 at Sokha Siem Reap Resort and Convention Centre. The information was announced recently by the Ministry of Tourism, adding that the platform will take place under the presidency of H.E. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism and Hea...
Four COVID-19 Patients Recovered; Zero New Infection
AKP Phnom Penh, January 23, 2021 -- Four more patients have recovered from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19); bringing the total cured cases in Cambodia to 403 with zero death recorded. According to the Ministry of Health’s press release made public this morning, the new cured patients are all Cambodian female migrant workers from Thail...
Preliminary Result of Research on White-shouldered Ibis in Lomphat Wilddlife Sanctuary Released
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 -- An update of the white-shouldered ibis exploring and monitoring in Lomphat Wilddlife Sanctuary has been released by BirdLife International Cambodia Programme. The critically endangered white-shouldered ibis is present the whole year and breeds in Lomphat Wildlife Sanctuary, it underlined. &nbs...
Cambodia, China Committed to Boost Broadcasting Cooperation
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 -- The Kingdom of Cambodia and the Republic of China have expressed their commitment to further promote the bilateral exchange and cooperation in the field of broadcasting. The commitment was highlighted in the New Year messages of H.E. Khieu Kanharith, Cambodian Minister of Information and H.E. Nie Chen...
More Cambodia’s Milled Rice Expected to Reach U.S.’ Market
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 -- Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) has placed high hopes on the export of more Cambodia’s milled rice to the world’s largest economy. Mr. Song Saran, President of CRF and CEO of Amru Rice (Cambodia) Co. Ltd., said with the American-standard silo installed at Amru Rice’s rice mill in Battambang province, t...
Cambodian PM Encourages People to Accept COVID-19 Vaccine
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 -- Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen reiterated here this morning Cambodia's commitment to protect its people from COVID-19 pandemic. Addressing to the inauguration ceremony of the new main office of the Ministry of Public Works and Transport and of Techo Sen Institute of Public Works a...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on January 22, 2021.
MoU Signed to Apply Latest Technology for Disaster Risk Management
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 -- The Ministry of National Defence has entered a memorandum of understanding with Sensoro Cambodia Technology Co., Ltd to utilise latest technology to monitor and mitigate disaster risks, particularly fire. General Neang Phat, Permanent Secretary of State at the Ministry of National Defence represented Samdec...
Cambodia, India Discuss Direct Flight Connection and Tourism Cooperation
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 -- Cambodia and India have discussed direct flight connection when COVID-19 crisis eases, and other tourism cooperation. The discussion took place in a recent meeting between H.E. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism, and H.E. Dr. Devyani Uttam Khobragade, newly appointed Indian Ambassador to Cambodia at the m...
PM: This Morning’s Inauguration Ceremony is a Drill for New Normal Way of Living and Working
AKP Phnom Penh, January 22, 2021 -- Today’s gathering is a drill for the New Normal way of living and working, underlined Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen at the inauguration ceremony of Ministry of Public Work and Transport (MPWT)’s new main office building and Techo Sen Institute of Public Works and Transport. All s...
H.E. Khieu Kanharith Offers Fire to Cremate Late Advisor to Ministry of Information
H.E. Khieu Kanharith Pays Last Tribute to Late Advisor to Ministry of Information
Photo of the Week: A Safe Fruit and Vegetable Farm in Samrong Thbong Village, Samrong Commune, Sotr Nikum District, Siem Reap Province
2020 Kun Bokator National Championship Kicks Off
Lok Chumteav Khieu Tep Rainsy Kanharith Offers Foodstuff to Kul Totoeung Pagoda and Cambodia Buddhist Centre
H.E. Vongsey Vissoth Meets IFC's Resident Representative
Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Construction of DBST Road in Kampong Cham Provincial City