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Minister Attends Launch of the Report of ASEAN Youth Development Index Phase II
AKP Phnom Penh, August 30, 2021 -- H.E. Hang Chuon Naron, Minister of Education, Youth and Sports, has attended the launch of the Report of ASEAN Youth Development Index Phase II. Organised by ASEAN Secretariat, the launching ceremony took place on Aug. 30 virtually via Zoom. The ASEAN Youth Development Index Phase II focuses o...
NOCC President Extends Condolences on Mr. Jacques Rogge's Passing
AKP Phnom Penh, August 30, 2021 -- H.E. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism and President of the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia (NOCC), has extended his heartfelt condolences on the loss of Mr. Jacques Rogge, Former Eighth President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) 2001-2013 and Honorary President of IOC. "We have lost...
Ministry of Health Extends Condolences over Loss of a Health Officer due to COVID-19
AKP Phnom Penh, August 30, 2021 -- The Ministry of Health has expressed its deepest condolences and sincere sympathy to the family of Miss Im Srey Nik, a health official at Preah Sihanouk Provincial Referral Hospital. Im Srey Nik passed away on Aug. 29, at 10:00 pm, due to COVID-19, at the age of 28 years old. “The passing away...
Private Hospitals Authorised to Provide Home Care for COVID-19 Patients
AKP Phnom Penh, August 30, 2021 -- Ministry of Health has allowed private health centres to provide health care and treatment services for COVID-19 patients with mild symptoms at home. According to the ministry’s announcement issued on Monday, all interested private health establishments shall apply for the authorisation at the Ministry...
Khmer Food Featured in UK’s Wanderlust Magazine
AKP Phnom Penh, August 30, 2021 -- Khmer food is featured in the latest September issue of Wanderlust magazine, one of the most popular travel magazines in the UK, according to the Cambodian Ministry of Tourism This is part of the effort to promote Cambodia as a food tourism destination (Gastronomy Tourism) under the framework of the "Tourism...
Foreign Ministry Spokesperson: Cambodia’s Acceptance of Afghan Refugees Is based on Humanitarian Principles
AKP Phnom Penh, August 30, 2021 -- Secretary of State and Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E Koy Kuong, told AKP this morning that the Royal Government of Cambodia’s decision to accept Afghan refugees was based on humanitarian principles. The spokesperson made the clarification after Prime Mini...
408 New Cases of COVID-19 Reported; Tally 92,616
AKP Phnom Penh, August 30, 2021 -- Cambodia reported 408 new infections of COVID-19 this morning; bringing the national counts to 92,616, pointed out a press release of the Ministry of Health. Of the new cases, it added, 90 were imported and the rest were community cases connected to the Feb. 20 outbreak. At the same time, there were 324 n...
Cambodia to Get Two More Million Doses of Sinovac Early Next Month
AKP Phnom Penh, August 30, 2021 -- If nothing changes, two more million doses of Sinovac Cambodia has ordered from China will arrive in Phnom Penh in early September. The information was shared by H.E. Dr. Or Vandine, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Health and Chairwoman of the National Ad-hoc Commission for COVID-19 Vaccination while p...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, August 30, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on August 30, 2021.
COVID-19: Tally Reaches over 92,000 with 438 New Cases
AKP Phnom Penh, August 29, 2021 -- Cambodia's tally of COVID-19 increased to 92,208 this morning with the detection of 438 new infections, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health. Of the new cases, 115 were imported and the rest were community cases connected to the Feb. 20 outbreak. Meanwhile, there were 345 new recoveries,...
PM Hun Sen Congratulates the Nine Millionth Vaccinated Person
AKP Phnom Penh, August 28, 2021 -- Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has expressed his congratulations to the nine millionth person vaccinated against the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the Premier's official Facebook page this evening, the nine millionth is grandmother Prum Kuoy, 76, living in Thmar Saml...
Cambodia Supports Scientific Search of COVID-19's Origins
AKP Phnom Penh, August 28, 2021 -- Cambodia has expressed its support for the origin-tracing of COVID-19 pandemic, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health made public this evening. The investigation into the virus' origins is purely scientific, the ministry said. "Cambodia supports the scientific search for the...
CDC Grants Investment Licences to Three New Projects
AKP Phnom Penh, August 28, 2021 -- Three new projects with a total capital of US$14.8 million have been recently approved by the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC). According to the CDC's press release issued yesterday, the three projects belong to Shining Fashion Industrial Co., Ltd., Melyo Plastic Technology Co, Ltd....
Cambodia to Host Southeast Asian Sailing Championship in Preah Sihanouk Province in Mid-December
AKP Phnom Penh, August 28, 2021 -- Cambodia Sailing Federation in cooperation with Singapore Sailing Federation will organise the Southeast Asian Sailing Championship in Preah Sihanouk province from Dec. 12 to 17, 2021. Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has just agreed in principle wi...
COVID-19: Some 400 New Cases, but 475 New Recoveries
AKP Phnom Penh, August 28, 2021 -- The daily new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Cambodia continue to drop even though in a slow pace. According to a press release of the Ministry of Health issued this morning, 401 new infections of COVID-19 were detected, of which 116 were imported and the rest were community cases connected to...
PM Hun Sen Gives a Press Conference on COVID-19 Vaccination and Situation in Cambodia
PM Hun Sen Presides over the Launch of COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign for the Under 12s
Keang Seng Simon Company Offers 90 Bottles of Isotine Eye Drop to Ministry of Information
H.E. Dr. Kim Pinun Tells AKP about Asia-Europe Cultural Festival 2021
DPM Chea Sophara Meets Australian Ambassador
A delegation of Liby Cambodia Pays Courtesy Call on Information Minister
Information Minister Receives Director of BN Events & Advertising
Koh Kong Provincial Council Holds Its 28th Ordinary Meeting
Phnom Penh Municipal Governor Inspects School Reopening
H.E. Ngov Bunrith Offers COVID-19 Antigen Test Kits to Lok Chumteav Khieu Tep Rainsy Kanharith