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Cambodian Gymnasts Earn 2nd Place in Korea Open Aerobic Competition 2021
AKP Phnom Penh, July 13, 2021-- Two Cambodian gymnasts earned second place in the 6th Korea Open Aerobic Competition 2021 in the Republic of Korea, according to Cambodia Gymnastics Federation. Mr. Noy Phanna, the Secretary General of the Cambodia Gymnastics Federation shared the good news, adding that the young Cambodian gymnasts competed in...
Temporary Travel Ban for Vietnamese Back and Forth to Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, July 13, 2021-- The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has issued a temporary travel ban of Vietnamese back and forth to Cambodia due to the fear of COVID-19, especially the new variants of the disease. The ban was notified in an official letter signed yesterday by the minister H.E. Veng Sakhon circulated to all V...
School Resumption Not Yet Decided, says MoEYS’ Spokesperson
AKP Phnom Penh, July 13, 2021 -- H.E Dy Khamboli, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (MoEYS), this afternoon told AKP that the ministry had not yet decided when to reopen schools. The spokesperson made the remark by rejecting an information shared recently on social media affirming that the ministry decided to...
The 5 Millionth Vaccinated Person is a Farmer in Oddar Meanchey Province
AKP Phnom Penh, July 13, 2021 -- A farmer in Sen Sam village, O’ Svay commune, Trapaing Prasat district, Oddar Meanchey northwestern province is the 5 millionth person to get vaccinated against the COVID-19 pandemic. Mr. Nop Mean, 70, will receive 10 million Riel (US$2,500) and other donations from Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena...
COVID-19: Daily Cases Drop to 830
AKP Phnom Penh, July 13, 2021 -- The daily cases of COVID-19 in Cambodia dropped by 80 cases to 830 this morning; bringing the tally to 62,700, said the Ministry of Health in a press release. According to the same source, 217 of the new infections are imported cases, and the rest are community cases related to the Feb. 20 outbreak. At the...
ASEM13 in November to be Held Virtually
AKP Phnom Penh, July 13, 2021 -- Cambodia has officially announced to host the 13th ASEM Summit (ASEM13) on Nov. 25-26, 2021 virtually. The announcement was made by H.E. Luy David, Secretary of State and ASEM SOM Leader for Cambodia, at the ASEM Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) held from July 7 to 9 via videoconference. The decision has bee...
Japan to Provide One Million Doses of AstraZeneca Vaccine to Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, July 13, 2021 -- The Japanese Government has announced to provide approximately one million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine to the Kingdom of Cambodia. “This was decided in light of the friendship between Japan and Cambodia and based on the current status of COVID-19 in Cambodia,” said H.E. Mikami Masahiro, Ambass...
Foreign Exchange Rates in Cambodia
AKP Phnom Penh, July 13, 2021 – The following are the foreign exchange rates against the Riel (Cambodian Currency) released by the National Bank, on July 13, 2021.
Nearly 70,000 Tourists Recorded in Second Weekend of July
AKP Phnom Penh, July 13, 2021 -- A total of 69,937 people toured Cambodia in the second weekend of July, a decline of 5.23 percent compared to the previous week and of 62.19 percent compared to the same period of 2020. The figures were shared yesterday by Minister of Tourism H.E. Thong Khon, adding that of the domestic visi...
More Rainfall Forecast This Week
AKP Phnom Penh, July 13, 2021 -- Cambodia would have more rain, from moderate to heavy, along with thunder, lightning and gusts, from July 14 to 20. The new forecast was released this morning by the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology (MOWRAM). During the same period, it added, the temperature would vary between 24 and 33 degrees C...
Another Market Temporarily Shut Down for Two Weeks
AKP Phnom Penh, July 13, 2021 -- Kandal Market, situated in Sangkat Psar Kandal 1, Khan Daun Penh, Phnom Penh has to temporarily halt its activities for 14 days, starting from today onwards, after new COVID-19 cases have been detected on the market’s staff-workers and vendors. The measure, taken by Phnom Penh municipal administration, is aime...
AFC U23 Asian Cup 2022: Cambodia to Meet Japan and N. Korea
AKP Phnom Penh, July 13, 2021 -- Cambodian U23 football team will meet with its opponent football teams from Japan and North Korea in pole K for the 5th AFC U23 Asian Cup 2022. According to a recent result of pole sharing in Kuala Lumpur city of Malaysia, there will be 42 participating teams divided into 11 poles, and each pole has 4 teams ex...
DPM Prak Sokhonn to Deliver a Statement at Mid-term NAM’s Ministerial Conference
AKP Phnom Penh, July 12, 2021 -- H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation will attend and deliver a statement at the mid-term Ministerial Conference of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), at the invitation of H.E. Jeyhun Bayramov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan....
Senior Justice Official Explains Legal Aspects on Dr. Kem Ley's Death Case
AKP Phnom Penh, July 12, 2021 -- H.E. Chin Malin, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Justice and Vice President of Cambodian Human Rights Committee (CHRC) has explained legal aspects related to the death of Dr. Kem Ley. The explanation was posted yesterday on his official Facebook page, underlining that the state has the obliga...
Voyage India Agrees to Stop Using Angkor Wat’s Image and Name
AKP Phnom Penh, July 12, 2021 -- Voyage India, whose rice product bears the image and name of the famous Angkor Wat Temple, the symbol of Cambodia, agreed to stop using the temple for their branding. The removal of the name and image of Angkor Wat from the rice package was made at the protest of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Internation...
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