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Cambodia, Home to 849 Species of Moth
AKP Phnom Penh, July 20, 2021 -- Cambodia is home to 849 species of moth, pointed out the Angkor Centre for Conservation of Biodiversity (ACCB) in a Facebook post today on the occasion of the National Moth Week which started on July 17. According to the ACCB, moths and butterflies belong to the order Lepidoptera- meaning scale wing. However m...
Foreigners in Siem Reap Get Vaccinated against COVID-19
AKP Phnom Penh, July 20, 2021 -- Siem Reap provincial authorities today began the vaccination of foreigners residing and working in Siem Reap province against the COVID-19 pandemic. The vaccination, taking place in Siem Reap Provincial Referral Hospital, will last until July 23 or longer, said Mr. Lim Heng, the hospital’s Vice President...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, July 20, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on July 20, 2021.
COVID-19: Over 400 Imported Cases among 825 New Infections
AKP Phnom Penh, July 20, 2021 -- Cambodia reported 825 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) this morning, of which 421 were imported, according to the Ministry of Health’s press release. The tally thus jumped to 68,796, including 6,945 imported cases, pointed out the source. At the same time, 1,022 more patients have recovered fro...
The 6 Millionth Vaccinated Person Found
AKP Phnom Penh, July 20, 2021 -- Ms. Pheng Soeun, 67, a farmer in Ta Ong village, Ta Ong commune, Chamkar Leu district, Kampong Cham province is the 6 millionth person to get vaccinated against the COVID-19 pandemic. She will receive 10 million Riel (US$2,500) and other donations from Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen...
Weather Forecast: More Rainfall across Country Along with Gusts
AKP Phnom Penh, July 20, 2021 -- Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology (MOWRAM) has forecasted that there would be more rain throughout the country along with thunder, lightning, and gusts, from July 21 to 27. In its new weather forecast released this morning, the ministry explained the phenomena by the effects of strong southwestern mo...
Cambodian PM Extends Condolences over Flooding in Germany
AKP Phnom Penh, July 19, 2021 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has sent a condolence message to H.E. Ms. Angela Merkel, Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, over the massive flooding in Western Germany. "I am deeply saddened to learn of the devastative flooding that hit Wester...
Two Cambodians Complete Civil Nuclear Engineering Study in Russia
AKP Phnom Penh, July 19, 2021-- The Chairperson of the National Council for Sustainable Development (NCSD) has expressed deep appreciation of two Cambodian students who completed successfully his study in nuclear power engineering and thermal physics in Russia. Environment Minister H.E. Say Samal, the NCSD chairperson, shared the apprec...
Cambodia to Benefit from ADB’s Climate Resilience in Health Sector Project
AKP Phnom Penh, July 19, 2021 -- A six-year, pioneering regional technical assistance initiative has boosted the capacity of health systems in Cambodia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR), and Viet Nam to respond to climate-induced health threats amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) disease pandemic, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) annou...
Cambodia’s COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage Reaches Nearly 60%
AKP Phnom Penh, July 19, 2021 -- Cambodia has vaccinated 5,912,545 people against the COVID-19 pandemic, or nearly 59.13 percent of the planned 10 million people to be inoculated, as of July 18. The figures were shared by the National Ad-hoc Commission for COVID-19 Vaccination, adding that of them, 4,131,057 have already got their second dose...
Cambodia to Designate Boeung Prek Lapouv as Ramsar Site
AKP Phnom Penh, July 19, 2021 -- The Ministry of Environment is planning to designate Boeung Prek Lapouv Protected Landscape in Takeo province as a Ramsar Site. H.E. Neth Pheaktra, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Environment, has recently underlined the importance of this area in terms of natural resources to support local communit...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, July 19, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on July 19, 2021.
COVID-19: 1,087 Recovered Cases; 790 New Infections; 22 Deaths Recorded This Morning
AKP Phnom Penh, July 19, 2021 -- Cambodia’s Ministry of Health this morning announced the recovery of 1,087 more patients from COVID-19; increasing the total cured cases to 60,017. Meanwhile, it added, 790 new cases were reported, of which 209 were imported and the rest were community cases linked to the Feb. 20 outbreak. The COVID-19 tall...
Cambodia, India to Co-host 11th Mekong-Ganga Foreign Ministers’ Meeting
AKP Phnom Penh, July 19, 2021 -- Cambodia and India will jointly host the 11th Mekong-Ganga Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (11th MGC FMM) this week, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation's press release made public this morning. The 11th MGC FMM will be held on July 21, 2021 via Videoconference under the...
Cambodia's Medical Material Assistance Transported to Vietnam
AKP Phnom Penh, July 19, 2021 -- A Cambodian delegation led by H.E. Dr. Yuok Sambath, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Health and high representative of Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, left here this morning to transport Cambodia’s medical material assistance to Vietnam. The donations is aimed to contribute to...
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