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January 19, 2021
Videos & Infographics
Romantic Fiction Novel Makes Cambodia’s Troubled History An Easy Read
AKP Phnom Penh, January 13, 2021 -- Launched in a new edition on Jan. 7, 2021, Ek Tha’s Find The Enemy, Find Love, is on its surface, a charming story of unlikely love and trust in a time of war. It has a deeper purpose – to explain, in an accessible way, a painful part of Cambodia’s history that is fading from popular consciousness as those who...
Japan Helps Strengthen Community Healthcare in Kampong Cham Province
AKP Phnom Penh, January 13, 2021 -- The Government of Japan has agreed to provide US$182,035 to People’s Hope Japan (PHJ) under the framework, The Grant Assistance for Japanese NGO Projects. The grant contract was signed today between Japanese Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Mikami Masahiro, and Ms. Ishiyama Kanako, Country Director of PHJ...
Stenin Contest 2021 Opens for Applications
AKP Phnom Penh, January 13, 2021 -- The seventh Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest kicks off in Moscow. All young photographers, including Cambodians, are welcome to join the competition. “As per tradition, the submission of young photographers’ entries opens on the birthday of Rossiya Segodnya’s special photo corresponden...
MoUs on Trade Promotion Signed
AKP Phnom Penh, January 13, 2021 -- Ministry of Commerce has signed two separate MoUs with two private companies to strengthen cooperation on trade promotion. The signing ceremony took place early this week under the witness of H.E. Reach Ra, Secretary of State for the Ministry of Commerce and representatives of the two companies. The firs...
CDC Approves Two Investment Projects in Early January
AKP Phnom Penh, January 13, 2021 -- The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) has issued investment certificates to two companies to invest in the production of clothes and cool boxes. The two new projects, which belong to Jian Yuan Tong Garment Co., Ltd. and Polymer Plastic Products (Cambodia) Co., Ltd., are expected to create some 5...
Cambodia Consumes Some 1 Million Tonnes of Veggies in 2020
AKP Phnom Penh, January 13, 2021 -- Amount of vegetable consumption in Cambodia is at a high record as the government has urged for the increase of chemical-free vegetable production to supply domestic demand and reduce imports. Figures from the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries show that Cambodia consumes 1,045,725 tonnes of v...
2020 National Triathlon Championship to be Reorganised Next Week
AKP Phnom Penh, January 13, 2021 -- The National Triathlon Championship 2020 will be reorganised from Jan. 20 to 22 in Kep province. The update was shared recently by Mr. Ngin Sokpanha, Secretary General of Cambodia Triathlon Federation (CTF), adding that the event aims to further develop the capacity of Cambodian athletes for the 2021 SEA Ga...
EU Consults Development Priorities with the Government
AKP Phnom Penh, January 13, 2021 -- The drafts of European Development Cooperation Strategy for Cambodia, and the EU Multiannual Indicative Programme 2021-2027 have been discussed to align with the government's development priorities. The discussion took place here in Phnom Penh early this week between H.E. Chhieng Yanara, Minister Attached t...
COVID-19: Six New Infections Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, January 13, 2021 -- The total confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Cambodia increased to 398 with six new positive cases, announced the Ministry of Health in a press release issued this morning. According to the source, the new cases are all Cambodian migrant workers returning from Thailand. The six women age...
A Bird Flu Outbreak Zone in Battambang Province Designated by Agriculture Ministry
AKP Phnom Penh, January 12, 2021 -- Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries (MAFF) today classified a village in Prek Norin commune, Ek Phnom district, Battambang province as a bird flu outbreak zone, a move to stop the spread of the disease. The decision was made in a Prakas issued on Jan. 12 after more than a thousand of chicken in...
Senior Minister Sun Chanthol Gives Online Lecture to Students of Royal School of Administration
AKP Phnom Penh, January 12, 2021 -- H.E. Sun Chanthol, Senior Minister and Minister of Public Works and Transport shared experience and in-depth reforms of the ministry while giving here yesterday online lecture to the 11th Batch students of the Royal School of Administration (RSA). H.E. Sun Chanthol recalled the background of physical infras...
Cambodia Records Long Lost Eel Species
AKP Phnom Penh, January 12, 2021 -- Cambodia has discovered and recorded a species of long lost eel since 2007 in a river of Prey Veng province. The endangered animal was spotted by a group of researchers at the Fisheries Administration led by Mr. Thach Phanara, Head of the Laboratory Division at the Inland Fisheries Research and Development...
Moody’s Says External Debt Risks ‘Contained’ For Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, January 12, 2021 -- Moody’s Investors Service said Tuesday that Cambodia's risk of external debt vulnerability was still contained. In its latest assessment of the impact of Covid-19 on Asian and the Pacific, the U.S. rating agency said "liquidity pressures will continue to haunt some frontier market sovereigns. Moody’s est...
Cambodia, East Timor Discuss Possible Aviation Cooperation
AKP Phnom Penh, January 12, 2021 -- Cambodia and East Timor have discussed possible cooperation in the civil aviation sector, as part of strengthening the bilateral cooperation between the two countries. The discussion took place here on Jan. 12 between H.E. Mao Havannall, Minister in charge of State Secretariat of Civil Aviation and H.E. Erm...
20,000 Job Opportunities for Cambodian Migrant Workers from Thailand
AKP Phnom Penh, January 12, 2021 -- The Royal Government of Cambodia is ready to offer, via National Employment Agency (NEA), more than 20,000 jobs for Cambodian workers returning from Thailand. The information was shared recently by H.E. Hay Hunleng, Director of NEA, adding that the job opportunities are in the fields of industry and manufac...
Workshop on Safe Uses of Internet during COVID-19 Pandemic
China Donates US$1 Million Materials for Mine Action in Cambodia
Inauguration Ceremony of EducationUSA Advising Centre in Siem Reap Province
Prudential Cambodia Donates 101 Automatic Thermometres to Kampong Thom Province
Information Minister Receives Legal and Digital Technology Assistant
Cambodian NA and Chinese NPC Hold Bilateral Meeting
80 Needy Families in Siem Reap Provincial City Receive Foodstuffs from Westgate International School