Thanks to Peace! When there is peace, there is development! PM Hun Sen : Cambodia must not exchange its independence and sovereignty for anything else. We will not die or become rich even though we continue to have or lose EBA.
October 23, 2020
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COVID-19: No New Case Detected
AKP Phnom Penh, October 12, 2020 -- Cambodia detected no new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) as of this morning, the tally thus remains at 283, according to the Ministry of Health's press release. The 283 confirmed cases include 176 Cambodians, 43 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 9 Indonesians, 7 Americans, 6 British, 3 Vietnamese,...
Chinese State Councilor Arrives in Cambodia for Two-day Official Visit
AKP Phnom Penh, October 11, 2020 -- H.E. Wang Yi, State Councilor and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China, arrived in Phnom Penh this evening for a two-day official visit in Cambodia. According to a press release of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, during his stay in Phnom Penh, H.E. Wan...
PM Thanks Authorities for Timely Assist Flood Victims
AKP Phnom Penh, October 11, 2020 -- Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen has expressed his thanks to relevant ministries and institutions and authorities at all levels for their attention to timely assist flood-affected people. In a message posted on his official Facebook page this afternoon, the Premier also asked them t...
Samdech Sar Kheng Calls for Priority Attention to Rescue of People
AKP Phnom Penh, October 11, 2020 -- Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Interior, has appealed to all municipal and provincial governors to pay priority attention to rescue people and solve facing challenges. The appeal was made in a Facebook post on Oct. 11 as heavy rain continues to fall, flooding houses and many...
COVID-19: Another Recovered Case Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, October 11, 2020 -- Cambodia's Ministry of Health this morning announced a new recovered case from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). According to the ministry's press release, the new cured case is a Hungarian man of 70 years old coming from France via South Korea. He has been allowed to be discharged from Siem Reap Provincial...
Cambodia to Face More Flash Floods as Rain Continues
AKP Phnom Penh, October 10, 2020 -- More rain, from moderate to heavy, is expected to come across Cambodia for some more days, therefore the country will face continued flash floods. The weather forecast was updated by the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology (MOWRAM) and made known to the public via a press release issued today. Th...
Number of Internet and SIM Card Subscribers Inches Down As of August
AKP Phnom Penh, October 10, 2020 -- Number of internet subscribers was recorded at 15.5 million in the first eight months of this year, a year-on-year decrease of 5.6 percent, while that of SIM Card subscribers also dropped by 6 percent to 20.5 million. Figures from the Telecommunication Regulator of Cambodia (TRC) show that 98 percent of the...
Cambodia Attends 10th ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Sports + Japan
AKP Phnom Penh, October 10, 2020 -- Cambodian senior officials of the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports have attended the 10th ASEAN Plus Japan Senior Officials Meeting on Sports (SOMS+Japan). The meeting lasted for three days from Oct. 6 to 8 through a video conference. According to H.E. Sok Sabayna, Under Secretary of State at the...
Cambodia, Thailand Join Hands Toward Illicit Drug Free Border Areas
AKP Phnom Penh, October 10, 2020 -- Cambodia and Thailand have pledged a joint commitment to increase cooperation to crack down drug crimes along the border between the two neighbours to prevent cross-border smuggling. The commitment was made recently in a meeting between H.E. Gen. Chun Sovan, Vice President of National Authority for Combatin...
COVID-19: No New Cured Case, But a New Positive Case Reported
AKP Phnom Penh, October 10, 2020 -- Cambodia reported no new recovered case, but a new positive case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) as of this morning, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health. The new patient is a 33-year-old French woman who arrived in Cambodia on Oct. 8 from France via South Korea, said the so...
Chinese State Councilor to Visit Cambodia Soon
AKP Phnom Penh, October 09, 2020 -- H.E. Wang Yi, State Councilor and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China, will pay an official visit to the Kingdom of Cambodia on Oct. 11-12, 2020. According to a press release of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation issued this evening, during the visi...
CRF, IRRR Vow to Continue Rice Research and Development Cooperation
AKP Phnom Penh, October 09, 2020 -- Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) have agreed to cooperate on rice research and development aiming to promote and improve Cambodian rice sector. The agreement was made in a meeting held here on Oct. 9 between Mr. Song Saran, President of CRF and Mr. Yu...
Japanese Ambassador Pays Exposure Visit to Svay Rieng Province
AKP Phnom Penh, October 09, 2020 -- Ambassador of Japan H.E. Mikami Masahiro has paid an exposure visit to Svay Rieng, a southeastern province of Cambodia. On Oct. 8 in the provincial hall, H.E. Ambassador met with Svay Rieng Provincial Governor H.E. Men Vibol who informed him about the province’s geographical situation and key p...
Draft National Action Plan to Prevent Violence Against Women 2019-2023 Approved
AKP Phnom Penh, October 09, 2020 -- The draft National Action Plan to Prevent Violence Against Women 2019-2023 was endorsed here this morning during the weekly Cabinet Meeting, said H.E. Phay Siphan, Minister Attached to the Prime Minister and Chairman of the Royal Government Spokesperson Unit. The plenary Cabinet Meeting was chaired by Prime...
Cambodia Not to Request to Delay Loan Repayments from Creditors
AKP Phnom Penh, October 09, 2020 -- Cambodia has not requested any creditors for the delay in loan repayments during this hard time of COVID-19 pandemic, said H.E. Phay Siphan, Minister Attached to the Prime Minister and Chairman of the Royal Government Spokesperson Unit. "As noted by the Prime Minister, Cambodia is in a better situ...
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