COVID-19: Three Recovered; Three Infected

Three more patients of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have recovered; bringing the total cured cases in Cambodia to 385. According to a press release of the Ministry of Health made public this morning, the new recovered cases are Cambodian female

PM Hun Sen to Be the First Volunteer for Chinese Vaccine

Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has announced that he will be the first volunteer to receive the China-made vaccine against COVID-19 to show confidence in the vaccine. “Two days ago,

Cambodia’s Mekong River Believed to be a Healthiest Habitat of Endangered Giant Freshwater Stingray

AKP Phnom Penh, January 17, 2021 — Cambodia’s Mekong River from Stung Treng to Kratie and Prey Veng is believed to be the healthiest habitat of the endangered giant freshwater stingray. The notice was shared recently with AKP by Dr.

COVID-19: 10 New Infections Reported

AKP Phnom Penh, Cambodia this morning reported 10 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the tally to 436. According to a press release of the Ministry of Health, the new positive cases aged from 19 to 36 years

2020 National Petanque Championship to Start Late this Month

AKP Phnom Penh, The Boules and Petanque Federation of Cambodia will organise the 2020 National Petanque Championship from Jan. 29 to 31 at the National Olympic Stadium in Phnom Penh capital. H.E. Sar Sokha, the president of the federation, shared

Four Key Poles and Over 250 Projects Included in the Draft of Kep Tourism Development Master Plan

AKP Phnom Penh, The inter-ministerial commission has identified four prime tourism poles and over 250 projects to include in the draft of the Kep provincial tourism development master plan. H.E. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism on Jan. 14 chaired the

Chinese Government Provides 1 Million Doses of COVID-19 Vaccines to Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, The Government of the People’s Republic of China has provided 1 million doses of vaccines against COVID-19 for the Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC) to be administered to about 500,000 people. The humanitarian donation was made through

About 4,000 Banteng Living in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, Some 4,000 individuals of Banteng, listed as a globally Endangered species on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, are inhabiting Cambodia. “Bantengs prefer to roam the open and dry deciduous forests where grassy vegetation is found

Cambodian Court Launches Trial of Prominent Union Leader Rong Chhun

A court in Cambodia on Friday held a trial for prominent union leader Rong Chhun on charges of “incitement,” drawing criticism from his lawyer who said the judge’s line of questioning assumed the defendant’s guilt. Scores of Cambodian civil society

COVID-19: Infected Migrant Workers from Thailand Increase to 56

The number of Cambodian migrant workers coming back from Thailand infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) rose to 56, after the detection of 15 new cases, pointed out the Ministry of Health in a press release issued this morning. According