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COVID-19: More Than 800 New Infections; 315 Imported
AKP Phnom Penh, July 18, 2021 -- Cambodia recorded 845 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) this morning; bringing the national count to 67,181. According to the Ministry of Health's press release, among the new infections, 315 were imported and the rest were community cases linked to the Feb. 20 outbreak. At the same time, additi...
Domestic Revenue is an Increasingly Important Source of Development Financing in Cambodia, Says a UNDP's New Report
AKP Phnom Penh, July 17, 2021 -- The UN Development Programme (UNDP) launched a report yesterday estimating the financing available for the country’s development through to 2025, entitled “Cambodia’s Development Finance Assessment (DFA)”. According to a UNDP's press release, this analyses the compositions and trends of all Cambodia’s fi...
Cambodia Donates Masks and Cash to Vietnam in Fight against COVID-19
AKP Phnom Penh, July 17, 2021 -- The Royal Government of Cambodia has announced to give some donations to the Vietnamese government to contain the community transmission of COVID-19 in Ho Chi Minh City being seriously hit by the pandemic. The donations include 1,000.000 facemasks, 100,000 masks N95, 100 units of Oxygen Concentrator and...
Foreign Diplomats, UN Agents Can Quarantine at Himawari Hotel
AKP Phnom Penh, July 17, 2021 -- Foreign diplomats, and officials of UN agencies and international organisations holding diplomatic visa A can quarantine at Himawari Hotel in Phnom Penh. This is for those who do not have separate residence, said H.E. Prof. Mam Bunheng, Minister of Health and Head of Inter-ministerial Commission for Comb...
COVID-19: Almost 1,000 More Patients Recovered, but Over 800 New Cases Detected
AKP Phnom Penh, July 17, 2021 -- A total of 928 new patients have successfully recovered from COVID-19; bringing the total cured cases in Cambodia to 57,955, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health made public this morning. Meanwhile, 836 new infections of COVID-19 were reported; the tally rose to 66,336. Among the new cases, 2...
Construction of 38 Roads in Siem Reap Reaches 66 Percent
AKP Phnom Penh, July 16, 2021 -- Construction of the 38 roads in Siem Reap city has now achieved 66 percent, according to Senior Minister, Minister of Public Works and Transport H.E. Sun Chanthol. The minister shared the update in a recent review meeting chaired by Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of National Defence, Samdech Piche...
Japan Donates 30 More Ambulances to Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, July 16, 2021 -- The Government of Japan has provided the Kingdom of Cambodia with additional 30 ambulances, as part of the efforts of to counter the novel coronavirus infection worldwide, announced the Embassy of Japan in Phnom Penh in a press release issued this evening. This is in addition to the 70 ambulances that ha...
First Sarus Crane Nest Found in Lomphat Wildlife Sanctuary in 2021 Breeding Season
AKP Phnom Penh, July 16, 2021 -- The first crane nest with two eggs was found by BirdLife’s biodiversity monitoring team in Lomphat Wildlife Sanctuary on June 25, 2021, during the 2021 breeding season. This was a second nest found in this wildlife sanctuary in the last three years, the first nest was found in 2019, but failed due to the egg r...
Another Ancient Sculpture to Be Repatriated to Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, July 16, 2021 -- A statue of Skanda on a Peacock, an amazingly valuable Khmer treasure, will be returned to Cambodia, Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts said, underlining that the masterpiece will allow Cambodian people and the world to regain invaluable knowledge about Cambodian culture and ancient history. In a press release...
COVID-19: 889 New Infections; Tally 65,500
AKP Phnom Penh, July 16, 2021 -- Cambodia detected 889 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) this morning; the tally stood at 65,500. According to a press release of the Ministry of Health, 207 of the new infections are imported, and the rest are locally transmitted cases connected to the Feb. 20 Community Event. At the same time,...
Cambodia to Vaccinate Children Aged from 12-17
AKP Phnom Penh, July 16, 2021 -- Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen this morning reaffirmed that Cambodia will vaccinate the children aged from 12 to 17 years old soon. In a special voice message this morning, Samdech Techo Hun Sen said there are around 2 million children between 12 and 17 years old in Cambodia, so the...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, July 16, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on July 16, 2021.
“Cambodia’s Progress in the Field of Human Rights Highlighted at the Human Rights Council”
AKP Phnom Penh, July 16, 2021 -- The Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Cambodia to the United Nations Office and other International Organisations at Geneva has highlight Cambodia’s Progress in the field of Human Rights at the Human Rights Council. The following is the Permanent Mission’s full press release dated July 15: “The Human Righ...
Another Round of Cash Subsidies for Suspended Employees Notified
AKP Phnom Penh, July 15, 2021 -- Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training has notified the release of cash subsidies for workers/employees whose employment contracts have been suspended in garment and tourism as part of government response package for the fallouts of COVID-19. The notification was issued in a letter dated on Jul...
Cambodian Athletes to Leave for Tokyo Olympic Games 2020 Early Next Week
AKP Phnom Penh, July 15, 2021 -- A Cambodian delegation including a lead, one coach and athletes will leave for the Tokyo Olympic Games 2020 on Tuesday next week. The news was shared by Mr. Nhean Sokvisal, Mission Deputy Director, adding that Mission Director H.E. Vath Chamroeun, Secretary General of the National Olympic Committee of...
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