May 15, 2021
Key Issues

The U.S. Government’s COVID-19 Response in Cambodia

The U.S. Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), has provided more than $11 million to help Cambodia respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. These additional resources build upon existing support to the people of Cambodia, much of which has also been adapted to meet the emerging challenges of the pandemic. COVID-19 assistance has […]

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Miscellaneous

Cambodia Urges for Beidou GSP Satellite Installation

Cambodia through the Ministry of Public Work and Transport (MPWT) has urged China Great Wall Industry Corporation (CGWIC) to install Beidou GPS satellite to further boost transportation in Cambodia. The urge was made by H.E. Sun Chanthol, Senior Minister and Minister of MPWT, while holding a talk with the director of CGWIC via a video […]

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Miscellaneous

Cambodia Attends Silk Road Women’s Forum

Cambodia has attended a Silk Road Women’s Forum organised by the People’s Republic of China. The forum took place recently through Videoconference from Xi’an city of Shaanxi province with the participation of senior female officials from Silk Road and Belt member countries, experts, and representatives of Women’s Affairs entities. The forum aimed to bring together […]

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Key Issues

Cambodian, Russian Leaders Exchange Congratulations on 65th Anniversary of Both Countries’ Diplomatic Ties

Cambodian and Russian leaders have exchanged their warmest congratulations on the joyous occasion of the 65th Anniversary of the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations between the Kingdom of Cambodia and the Russian Federation (May 13, 1956 – May 13, 2021). “Cambodia and Russia have enjoyed a long-lasting most cordial traditional friendship and excellent cooperation in wide-ranging […]

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Health Protection

COVID-19: Number of New Cases Keeps Decreasing

The number of new cases of COVID-19 in Cambodia continues to drop despite in a slow pace, reflecting the government’s effective containment and prevention measures against the pandemic. This morning, 446 new COVID-19 cases were reported, down from 472 yesterday, 480 on Tuesday and 506 on Monday. Of the new cases, 11 are imported and […]

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Miscellaneous

Expressway Construction 50 percent Complete

The Phnom Penh-Sihanoukville Expressway project is nearly 50 percent complete as of early May, and the construction continues despite the COVID-19 outbreak. According to Mr. Heang Sotheayuth, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Public Works and Transport, the construction of the Phnom Penh-Sihanoukville Expressway has achieved 49 percent as of May 7, 2021. The project was […]

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Miscellaneous

Cambodia, India Discuss Progress of Bilateral FTA Establishment

Cambodia and India have looked at the progress in the possible establishment of a bilateral free trade agreement (FTA), as the two countries are boosting cooperation in all spheres, particularly trade. The discussion was made at a virtual meeting on May 13 between Cambodian Minister of Commerce H.E. Pan Sorasak and Indian Ambassador to Cambodia […]

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