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October 23, 2020
Videos & Infographics
Cambodia Reiterates Support for UN' s Crucial Role in Upholding Multilateralism
AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2020 -- Cambodia's Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn participated in the ASEAN-United Nations Ministerial Meeting via Videoconference. The Meeting was chaired by Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Viet Nam, and was attended by ASEAN Foreign...
Seeds Reserved for Distribution to Farmers after Floodwaters Recede
AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2020 -- Minister of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries H.E. Veng Sakhon said that the ministry has reserved seeds to be distributed free-of-charge to farmers for their cultivation in the post-flood period. The remarks were made after the ministry commissioned line officials to flood-hit provinces to value the aff...
CRDB/CDC, KOICA Discuss Cooperation for 2021&2022
AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2020 -- The Cambodian Rehabilitation and Development Board of the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CRDB/CDC) and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) held here on Oct. 21 at the CDC a discussion meeting to boost their cooperation. The Cambodian side was led by H.E. Chhieng Yanara, Minist...
Visa Study Finds Untapped Opportunity for Smartphone Payment Terminals in Asia Pacific
AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2020 -- As consumers and businesses across Asia Pacific increasingly turn to digital payments during the COVID-19 pandemic, Visa is calling on the payments industry to accelerate the availability of Tap to Phone solutions in Cambodia to bring more micro and small businesses into the digital economy. Tap to Phone enabl...
Cambodia, China, and UNICEF Unite to Protect 70,000 Pre-School Children
AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2020 -- Representatives from Cambodia’s Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (MoEYS), the Chinese Embassy and UNICEF came together in Phnom Penh today to observe how hygiene supplies and education materials funded by China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) are being used to assist Cambodia’s community pre-schools....
Party Distributes Emergency Supplies to Flooded Households in Phnom Penh
AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2020 -- The youth wing of the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) distributed emergency supplies to 70 households in flood-hit areas in southwestern Phnom Penh on Wednesday. Each household in Kva village in Sangkat Dangkor in Khan Dangkor received 20 kilogrammes of rice, a carton of instant noodles, six cans of fish and...
Thai Ambassador Appreciates Cambodian Information Minister’s Donation at Royal Kathina Robes Offering Ceremony
AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2020 -- Thai Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Panyark Poolthup has sent an appreciation letter to Cambodian Minister of Information H.E. Khieu Kanharith for his donation at the recent Thai Royal Kathina Robes Offering Ceremony. “I have the honour to convey my sincere appreciation to Your Excellency for your kind donatio...
Cambodian PM Reiterates Optimism over Fight against COVID-19
AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2020 -- Head of the Royal Government of Cambodia has reiterated his optimism over the country’s preventive measures against COVID-19 as some other nations have been suffering by new wave of infections. Addressing to flash flood victims in Mongkul Borei district, Banteay Meanchey province this morning, Samdech Akka...
Cambodia PM Calls for Understanding from Financial Institutions toward Flood Victims
AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2020 -- Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen this morning appealed to all financial institutions to tolerate and understand the difficulties faced by the victims of ongoing flash floods. “I’d like to call on all banks (financial institutions) to reduce interest rates or delay the repa...
Cambodian PM Suggests All Forces to Know How to Swim
AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2020 -- Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has advised all forces, especially soldiers and police officers to know how to swim in order to provide effective emergency response to the people, especially during flood disaster. While visiting flash flood victims in Bat Trang comm...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on October 21, 2020.
Officials Trained to Fight Crimes Against Children
AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2020 -- The U.S. Embassy in Cambodia in cooperation with the Ministry of Justice has organised a training for competent officials from government agencies, relevant counterparts, and civil society organisations to fight the crimes against children. Taking place from Oct. 20 to 22 in Siem Reap province, the training...
IMF to Support Cooperation on Rapid Financing Facility in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2020 -- The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has pledged to continue its traditional cooperation with Cambodia under a special framework including the rapid financing facility. The commitment was made by Mr. Yasuhisa Ojima, IMF Resident Representative for Cambodia in a meeting with H.E. Academician Aun Pornmonirot...
Cambodia Detects New COVID-19 Case; Tally 286
AKP Phnom Penh, October 21, 2020 -- One more positive case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) was detected in Cambodia, the Ministry of Health said in a press release issued this morning. According to the same source, the new case is a 47-year-old Polish national who arrived in Cambodia on Oct. 19 from Poland via South Korea. He has been adm...
DPM Prak Sokhonn to Attend AUMM Tomorrow
AKP Phnom Penh, October 20, 2020 -- H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Kingdom of Cambodia, will participate in the ASEAN-United Nations Ministerial Meeting (AUMM), to be held virtually on Oct. 21, 2020, along with other ASEAN Foreign Ministers, the UN Secretary-General and...
CPP Delegation Joins International Inter-Party Forum SCO+
H.E. Vongsey Vissoth Attends Annual Round Table between IMF and ASEAN Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors
Press Conference on 3-Year-Rolling Public Investment Programme
Information Ministry Reviews National Digital TV Infrastructure Investment Plan Development Process
H.E. Khieu Kanharith Receives Miss Grand Cambodia 2020 Delegation
Nearly 600 Flash Flood-Hit Families in Kampong Thom Province Receive Donations from Cambodian Monarchs
200 Needy Families in Kampong Thom Province Receive Donations