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October 23, 2020
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Op-ed: Stand Together and We Can Overcome the Hardship of the Natural Disaster, Covid-19
AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2020 -- As a strong leader, Prime Minister Hun Sen—whose Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) team has been in power since the fall of the Killing Field in early 1979—recognised the facts that the nation faces immense challenges today, but with support from the people, nothing can prevent Cambodia from addressing its own is...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on October 19, 2020.
Cambodia Reports Neither New Positive Nor Cured Case of COVID-19
AKP Phnom Penh, October 19, 2020 -- The Ministry of Health of Cambodia announced neither new positive nor recovered case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), according to its press release issued this morning. The total confirmed cases in the Kingdom thus remains at 283. They include 176 Cambodians, 43 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 9 Ind...
NA President Offers Emergency Supplies to Flood-Hit Areas
AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2020 -- National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin has offered 200 tonnes of rice and other emergency supplies to six provinces and the Municipality of Phnom Penh. “I urge parliamentarians to closely monitor water levels,” he told National Assembly members and Senators who gathered at...
COVID-19: Neither New Positive Nor Cured Case Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, October 18, 2020 -- There is neither new positive nor recovered case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) recorded in Cambodia as of this morning, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health. The total confirmed cases in the Kingdom thus remains at 283. They include 176 Cambodians, 43 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysian...
Flash Floods: Each Bereaved Family Receives 10 Million Riel
AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2020 -- Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen this evening announced to assist the family of each deceased from ongoing flash floods with 10 million Riel (some US$2,500). At the same time, Banteay Meanchey province, which has been seriously hit by the current flood disaster, will receive US$100,...
U.S. Provides US$100,000 to Support Cambodia's Flood Response Efforts
AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2020 -- The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is providing US$100,000 in immediate humanitarian aid to support response efforts to severe flooding in Cambodia, according to a news release of the U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh. Across Cambodia, torrential rains since early Oct...
Cambodian PM: Helping Each Other in Times of Emergency Is the Most Important Thing
AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2020 -- As flash floods continue to hit the country, Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen called on his compatriots to further assist the victims. “Helping each other in times of emergency is the most important thing for us as Cambodians,” he underlined in a Facebook post this afternoon. The...
His Majesty the King Praises PM Hun Sen for Effective Measures against Flash Floods
AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2020 -- His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia, has praised Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen for his measures in timely rescuing and evacuating flood-hit victims to safety grounds. "I would like to commend the wisdom and profoundly thank Samdech Akka Moha Sena Pa...
Fund Raised for Flood-affected Victims Rises to Some US$7 Million
AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2020 -- The total fund raised to assist the victims of ongoing flash floods reached US$6,813,049, 434,400,000 Riel and 5,000 Euro, as of 11:57 am on Oct. 17, said Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen in a message posted on his official Facebook page. The Premier expressed thanks to all charitab...
Rice and Agricultural Crop Harvests and Impacts of Flash Floods
AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2020 -- Nationwide rice cultivation reaches over 2.75 million hectares, equivalent to 106.42 percent of what was planned, and the harvests have been completed in 20 provinces, before the flooding. H.E. Veng Sakhon, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries shared the update during the World Food Day 2020 held...
COVID-19: Two More Patients Recovered
AKP Phnom Penh, October 17, 2020 -- Two more patients of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have recovered, bringing the total cured cases in Cambodia to 280. The figure represents 98.94 percent of the total confirmed cases, pointed out a press release of the Ministry of Health issued this morning. According to the same source, the new cured...
New Russian Ambassador Pledges Stronger Cooperation with Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, October 16, 2020 – Newly appointed Russian Ambassador to Cambodia Н.Е. Anatoly Borovik has pledged to further foster Cambodia-Russia cooperation for both the legislative and executive bodies and bilateral and multilateral terms. The Russian ambassador made the pledge in the courtesy meeting with Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea...
2020 World Food Day Celebrated with Food Production Boosted
AKP Phnom Penh, October 16, 2020 -- The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF), along with the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO), and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) joined in celebrating the 2020 World Food Day. The celebration was held in Sotr Nikum district, Siem Reap province this...
Cambodia Speaks Highly of Chinese Assistance in Infrastructure Development
AKP Phnom Penh, October 16, 2020 -- Cambodia has appreciated China for its financial assistance to support the physical infrastructure construction in the Kingdom, contributing significantly to its socio-economic development. “I wish to thank all partners, especially the People’s Republic of China, for assisting the infrastructure devel...
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