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January 20, 2021
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COVID-19: Zero Positive Case; Zero Cured Case Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, January 05, 2021 -- Cambodia reported neither new positive nor recovered case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) this morning, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health. The tally therefore remains at 382, including 260 Cambodians, 45 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 12 Americans, 10 Indonesians, 6 British, 3 V...
National Road 3 Construction is 90 Percent Complete
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- The construction of the strategic National Road No. 3 has achieved up to 90 percent as of January and is expected to be completed by September 2021. The update was shared this morning by Senior Minister and Minister of the Ministry of Public Works and Transport H.E. Sun Chanthol while leading a deleg...
Cambodia Exports Over US$8 Million worth of Fisheries Products in 2020
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- Some 3,590 tonnes of fisheries products were exported to foreign markets last year, H.E. Veng Sakhon, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries said Monday. According to H.E. Minister, the country obtained 936,000 tonnes of fisheries products in 2020, of which 3,590 tonnes were sold abroad, earning U...
CMAC to Clear 11,300 Hectares of Landmine-contaminated Area This Year
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- Cambodian Mine Action Centre (CMAC) has set to clear at least 11,300 hectares of landmine-contaminated area in 2021, said CMAC's Director-General H.E. Heng Ratana. There will be a total of 40,000 land mines and unexploded ordnance (UXO) to be cleared this year, the CMAC director-general added. Besi...
Traffic Accidents Drop by 942 Cases in 2020
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- Number of road accidents saw a decrease of 23 percent or 942 cases in 2020 compared to the previous year, Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, quoted a recent report. From January to December 2020, there were in total 3,179 road accident cases, down from 4,121 cases in...
Cambodia-Thailand Bilateral Trade Reaches US$6.6 Billion in First 11 Months
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- Bilateral trade between Cambodia and Thailand was valued at US$6.6 billion in the first eleven months of this year, down 22 percent compared to the same period last year. Figures from Thailand’s Ministry of Commerce showed that from January to November this year, Cambodia exported US$1,071 million worth of...
Cambodia Reaffirms Commitment to Work with International Community in Combating Coronavirus Pandemic
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- Cambodia has reaffirmed its commitment to contribute with the international community to containing and preventing the spread of COVID-19. “The Royal Government of Cambodia remained committed to working closely with Nepal and the international community to fight against the COVID-19 pandemic to protect the...
Angkor Resort Receives Only Some 400,000 Foreign Tourists in 2020
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- Angkor Archaeological Park in Siem Reap province welcomed in total 400,889 international visitors in 2020, earning US$18,654,828. The Angkor Enterprise, the state-owned institution in charge of Angkor income management, shared the update in a press release made public recently. The number fo...
Cambodia Exports Almost 700.000 Tonnes of Milled Rice in 2020, Earning Some US$540 Million
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- A total of 690.829 tonnes of Cambodian milled rice have been exported to foreign markets in 2020, an increase of 11.40 percent compared to the previous year. The figures were shared by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) in a recent report, stressing that the country earn...
Cambodian Delegation with Medical Supplies Heads for Nepal
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- A Cambodian delegation led by H.E. Ouch Borith, Minister Attached to the Prime Minister and Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, left here this morning for Nepal on a special flight. The delegation, including H.E. Mrs.Yuok Sambath, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Healt...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on January 04, 2021.
COVID-19: Another Migrant Worker from Thailand Confirmed Positive
AKP Phnom Penh, January 04, 2021 -- The total number of COVID-19 infected Cambodian migrant workers returning from Thailand rose to 17, after another one has been tested positive for the deadly virus. According to a press release of the Ministry of Health issued this morning, the new case is a 21-year-old woman living in Sala Krao district, P...
COVID-19: Infected Migrant Workers from Thailand Rise to 16
AKP Phnom Penh, January 03, 2021 -- Two more Cambodian migrant workers returning from Thailand have been tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19); bringing the total infected migrant workers to 16, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health issued this morning. The new cases are both women in their twenties, poin...
Nearly One Million Visitors Tour the Country During New Year Breaks
AKP Phnom Penh, January 02, 2021 -- Cambodia received in total 921,400 domestic tourists from Dec. 31, 2020 to Jan. 1, 2021, pointed out this afternoon the Ministry of Tourism. On Dec. 31, 699,724 tourists, of them 2,658 were foreign visitors toured the country, and on Jan. 1, there were 221,676 tourists, including 2,363 foreigners, underline...
7th River Festival Postponed to 2022
AKP Phnom Penh, January 02, 2021 -- The Royal Government of Cambodia has agreed in principle to postpone the 7th River Festival to 2022, according to a recent official letter of the Office of the Council of Ministers to the Ministry of Tourism and Kampong Thom Provincial Administration. The 7th River Festival, previously planned to organise t...
CRC Distributes Relief to People Living with HIV/AIDS
Board of Trustees of Cambodia Kantha Bopha Foundation Holds 3rd Meeting
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