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October 23, 2020
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Japan Provides 15 Machinery for Infrastructure Construction in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, October 13, 2020 -- The Government of Japan has provided 15 construction machines worth US$4.5 million under Japan’s Grant Aid for the Economic and Social Development Programme to the Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC). The handover ceremony took place here yesterday under the presidency of Cambodian Senior Ministe...
Updated News Analysis: Cambodia-China Free Trade Deal Signed but Concerted Efforts are Needed to Benefit
AKP Phnom Penh, October 13, 2020 -- Finally, the Cambodia-China Free Trade (CCFT) deal inked on Oct. 12, 2020 sends a powerful message to friends near and far that Cambodia has expanded its greater market to the more than 1.3 billion strong Chinese market. It has great potential but just a legal framework alone is not enough to maxim...
Cambodia-U.S. Trade Up 15 percent in First Eight Months
AKP Phnom Penh, October 13, 2020 -- Bilateral trade between Cambodia and the U.S. was recorded at US$4,294 million in the first eight months of this year, a year-on-year increase of 15.6 percent. Statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau, from January to August, the Kingdom exported US$4,096 million worth of products to the world’s largest econo...
Weather Forecast: More Heavy Rain due to Two Tropical Storms
AKP Phnom Penh, October 13, 2020 -- More heavy rain would come across Cambodia this week due to the effects of two tropical storms – Nangka and Saudel, said the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology (MOWRAM) in an announcement made public this morning. The ministry thus called on people to keep vigilance of thunder, lightnin...
Another Street Art Fest Bilateral Mural Unveiled
AKP Phnom Penh, October 13, 2020 -- A Street Art Fest (SAF) mural was unveiled at the Union of Youth Federations of Cambodia (UYFC) Phnom Penh headquarters in Chroy Changvar, on Oct. 13 evening. The event was presided over by Singapore Ambassador H.E. Michael Tan and Minister of Environment and UYFC Vice-President H.E. Say Samal. According...
Japanese Ambassador Sends Message to Cambodian People Regarding Ongoing Flash Floods
AKP Phnom Penh, October 13, 2020 -- Ambassador of Japan to Cambodia H.E. Mikami Masahiro has sent a message to the Cambodian people concerning the flash floods being hitting many provinces of the country. “I am saddened by the news that severe floods in many provinces in Cambodia have taken the lives of people and have forced many people to e...
Tertiary Education Can Resume Now
AKP Phnom Penh, October 13, 2020 -- The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports has issued a notification for the reopening of all public tertiary education institutions across Cambodia. Signed by the minister H.E. Dr. Hang Chuon Naron, the resumption of all public tertiary education is effective from Oct. 9, 2020. However, underlined the...
Almost 500 Jobs on Offer during Today’s Career Fair
AKP Phnom Penh, October 13, 2020 -- The National Employment Agency (NEA) is coordinating the recruitments for nearly 500 job vacancies during the career fair today here in Phnom Penh. The openings, 468 to be exact, are made possible by five companies including the AEON Specialised Bank Cambodia PLC, MWG Cambodia, GBCI Ventures Plc (Fincy), On...
No New Positive Case of COVID-19 Reported for Two Days in a Row
AKP Phnom Penh, October 13, 2020 -- Cambodia reported no new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) for two days in a row, the tally thus remains at 283, announced the Ministry of Health in a press release issued this morning. The 283 confirmed cases include 176 Cambodians, 43 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 9 Indonesians, 7 Americans, 6...
Roles of Cambodian Media Toward SEA Games 2023
AKP Phnom Penh, October 12, 2020 -- CAMSOC signifies the role of media profoundly building awareness among the public on the historic 32nd Southeast Asian (SEA) Games and the 12th ASEAN Para Games 2023 to be hosted by Cambodia. Representing the Cambodian SEA Games Organising Committee (CAMSOC), H.E. Vat Chamroeun, Tourism Secretar...
Cambodian PM Receives Chinese State Councilor
AKP Phnom Penh, October 12, 2020 -- Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, received a courtesy call from visiting Chinese State Councilor and Minister of Foreign Affairs H.E. Wang Yi, here at the Peace Palace this morning, during the latter’s two-day (Oct. 11-12) official visit in Cambodia. Acco...
16 Provinces and Capital City Affected by Flash Floods
AKP Phnom Penh, October 12, 2020 -- Up to the afternoon of Oct. 11, 2020, 16 provinces and capital city or 51 districts/cities and 157 communes/Sangkat across Cambodia have been facing with flash floods. The figures were shared today by H.E. Khun Sokha, Spokesperson for the National Committee for Disaster Management, stressing that the northw...
CCFTA Signed Under Witness of Cambodian PM and Chinese Foreign Minister
AKP Phnom Penh, October 12, 2020 -- The Kingdom of Cambodia and the People’s Republic of China signed here today, at around noon, their bilateral Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA) to further boost their trade exchange. The CCFTA was signed by H.E. Pan Sorasak, Minister of Commerce of Cambodia, and his Chinese counterpart H.E. Zhong Shan. Speaki...
Cambodia, China to Further Promote Bilateral Ties
AKP Phnom Penh, October 12, 2020 -- Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Hor Namhong received visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister H.E. Wang Yi, in Phnom Penh on Sunday evening to discuss bilateral cooperation and relations. H.E. Hor Namhong profoundly thanked China for assisting Cambodia on many projects which have contribut...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, October 12, 2020 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on October 12, 2020.
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