Daily Archives: September 3, 2020

CreditSights makes Strategic Investment in Alphastream

New York, New York, Sept. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CreditSights, a leading provider of independent fixed income research today announced that it has taken a minority stake in Alphastream, a fintech company based in Singapore. As part of the investment,

COVID-19: Five More Recovered Cases Recorded

Five more patients of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have been successfully cured, bringing the total recovered cases in Cambodia to 271. According to a press release of the Ministry of Health made public this morning, the figure represents 98.91 percent

RoK to Support Cambodia’s Distance Education Programme

The Republic of Korea has expressed the willingness to support Cambodia’s with the provision of distance education programme, especially to include students in far-flung communities. The intention was shared by Ambassador of the Republic of Korea H.E Dr. Park Heung-kyeong

New Draft Law on Immigration Discussed

A new draft law on immigration has been discussed in an inter-ministerial meeting here in Phnom Penh early this week under the chairmanship of H.E. Ang Vong Vathana, Senior Minister in charge of Special Missions, with participation of officials from

Cambodia, Cuba to Further Boost Cooperation

The Republic of Cuba is committed to further boost bilateral cooperation with Cambodia while speaking highly of Cambodia’s progress. The commitment and impression was shared by H.E. Ms. Liurka Rodriguez Barrios, Ambassador of Cuba to Cambodia, when received by Minister

Standing Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Receives New UNICEF Representative

H.E. Ouch Borith, Minister Attached to the Prime Minister, Standing Secretary of State of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation received here this morning Ms. Foroogh Foyouzat, new UNICEF Representative in Cambodia. In the meeting, H.E. Ouch Borith

14-Day Kan Ben Festival Kicks Off

The two-week-long Kan Ben Festival starts today in the pagodas throughout the country. This year, this annual religious festival will take place until Sept. 16. As usual, Cambodian people go to pagodas to offer foodstuff to the monks. They believe

Agricultural Machinery Donated to Agriculture Ministry

Scores of agricultural machinery have been donated to the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries (MAFF) to contribute to modernising the agricultural work in Cambodia. The handover ceremony was held here on Sept. 3 in the presence of Minister H.E.

Thai Princess Continues to Support Education Development in Cambodia

Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, a daughter of late King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand, has granted more fund to support the education development in Cambodia for five more years. The agreement on the royal fund was signed recently

Op-ed: Minister Reaches Out to Two Koreas, Shows Cambodia’s Friendly Foreign Policy

Experiences have no value, good or bad, like those Cambodia experienced in the 1970s and 1980s, unless we use them to build firm foundations to move forward and develop the nation. Those lessons inform the country’s foreign policy decisions under