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Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, July 22, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on July 22, 2021.
Safety Measures Reminded for Adventure Tourism
AKP Phnom Penh, July 22, 2021 -- Noticing rising potential of adventure tourism, the Ministry of Tourism has reminded the tourism sub-sector to ensure the safety measures against COVID-19 to sustain the business. The ministry circulated the reminder yesterday, stressing the three Do's and three Dont's guided by the Ministry of Health. Acco...
Siem Reap Kick-starts New Public Service Centre
AKP Phnom Penh, July 22, 2021 -- Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MPWT) yesterday kick-started a new public service centre at the Heritage Walk in Siem Reap provincial city to bring the administrative access closer to the locals. Senior Minister and Minister of MPWT H.E. Sun Chanthol who presided over the inauguration considered the ac...
Cambodia Highlights Mekong-Ganga Cooperation's Achievements
AKP Phnom Penh, July 21, 2021 -- Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn has lauded the Mekong-Ganga Cooperation (MGC)'s active contribution to the development of the Mekong sub-region. While co-chairing the 11th MGC Foreign Ministers' Meeting with H.E. Dr. Subrahmanyam J...
Air Passengers Drop by 92 percent in First Half
AKP Phnom Penh, July 21, 2021 -- Air passengers handled through the three international airports in Cambodia dropped by 92 percent to 136,680 in the first semester of this year. Report from the Cambodia Airports, the company that manages the Kingdom’s international airports, showed that Phnom Penh International Airport (PNH) handled 120...
CRC Extends Condolences to German Red Cross over Devastative Flooding
AKP Phnom Penh, July 21, 2021 -- Samdech Kittiprittpundit Bun Rany Hun Sen, President of the Cambodian Red Cross (CRC), has expressed her sincere condolences to Mrs. Gerda HASSELFELDT, President of German Red Cross, over the massive flooding in Western Germany. “I am deeply saddened to learn about the recent severe flooding in the state...
Former Head of ECCC’s Victims Support Section Wins IAGS’ 2021 Lifetime Achievement Award
AKP Phnom Penh, July 21, 2021 -- H.E. Dr. Helen Jarvis, former head of the Victims Support Section at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) known as the Khmer Rouge Tribunal has been selected by the International Association of Genocide Scholars (IAGS) as the winner of its 2021 Lifetime Achievement Award. According...
COVID-19: Tally Jumps to Nearly 70,000 Cases with Over 800 New Infections
AKP Phnom Penh, July 21, 2021 -- Cambodia’s COVID-19 tally stood at 69,608 with the detection of 812 new cases this morning, pointed out the Ministry of Health in a press release. The same source showed that among the new infections, 279 were imported, and the rest were community cases related to the Feb. 20 outbreak. Meanwhile, the minist...
Cambodian PM to Welcome Japan-donated Coronavirus Vaccines at Airport on July 23
AKP Phnom Penh, July 21, 2021 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, will personally welcome the arrival of Japan-donated COVID-19 vaccines at Phnom Penh International Airport this week. As scheduled, some 1 million doses of AstraZeneca vaccine, which Japan is licensed to produce...
Cambodia Receives Over 60,000 Domestic Tourists in Third Weekend of July
AKP Phnom Penh, July 21, 2021 -- A total of 63,488 people toured Cambodia in the third weekend of July, a decline of 9.22 percent compared to the previous week. The figures were shared this morning by Minister of Tourism H.E. Thong Khon, adding that of the domestic visitors, 62,394 were national tourists, and 1,094 were foreign v...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, July 21, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on July 21, 2021.
US$51 Million Investment Projects Approved by CDC
AKP Phnom Penh, July 21, 2021 -- Four private companies – Hong Cen Max Leather Products Co., Ltd., Remstex Fashion Co., Ltd., Top Form (Cambodia) Manufacturing Company Limited, and New Wide Apparel Co., Ltd. – have just received green light from the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) for their investment projects. According to a CD...
Over US$1.5 Billion Collected as Tax Revenue in First Semester
AKP Phnom Penh, July 21, 2021 -- The General Department of Taxation (GDT) collected some 6,139 billion Riel (approximately US$1,515 million) as tax revenue in the first semester of this year, a decrease of 10.60 percent compared to the same period last year. The revenue, shared by the GDT at a recapitulative meeting held here on Tuesday under...
Cambodian Athletes Depart for 2020 Olympic Games in Japan
AKP Phnom Penh, July 20, 2021-- Cambodian national athletic and swimming teams this morning departed for the 2020 Olympic Games to be held from July 23 to Aug. 8, 2021 in Japan with deep commitment to support the "Sports Lives in Peace" spirit. Our teams are ready to try their best in the games, said Secretary General of the National Olympic...
China Grants US$2.5 Million for Mine Clearance Operations in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, July 20, 2021 -- The Government of the People’s Republic of China has decided to provide US$2.5 million in grant for the Royal Government of Cambodia to support landmine and ERW clearance activities for the whole year 2022. The grant was made known this afternoon by H.E. Heng Ratana, Director General of the Cambodian Min...
Kep Provincial Red Cross Distributes Relief to Gust-Affected Families
Environment Minister Inspects Natural Resource Conservation at Bokor National Park
Cambodia, Japan Sign Exchange of Notes on 2021 Human Resource Development Scholarship Project
Ministry of Information Convenes Weekly Meeting
NEC Holds 1st Bokor Municipal Council Election
Information Minister and Spouse Offers Tean Vossa and Other Offerings to Buddhist Monks
Cambodian PM Receives Japan-donated COVID-19 Vaccines at Phnom Penh International Airport
Cambodian PM Meets Japanese Ambassador
Photos of the Week: Tsubasa, the Longest Bridge in Cambodia
Thbong Khmum Provincial Leaders Offer Tean Vossa and Offerings to Local Buddhist Monks