Daily Archives: November 27, 2020

COVID-19: No New Case for Two Days in a Row

No new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been detected in Cambodia for two days in a row; the tally thus remains at 307, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health. The 307 confirmed cases in

Almost 50,000 Cambodian Migrant Workers Being Employed in South Korea

Nearly 50,000 Cambodians are being employed as migrant workers in the Republic of Korea despite the COVID-19 pandemic. The update was underlined yesterday in the meeting between the Minister of Labour and Vocational Training H.E. Ith Samheng and H.E. Park

Repair of Statue at Siem Reap’s Angkor Wat Temple Finished

The repair of a statue at the south of Ruot Bakan in the peak of Siem Reap’s Angkor Wat Temple has been completed successfully. The update was shared recently by APSARA National Authority, adding that the process of the statue

Almost 30,000 Hectares of Flood-affected Rice Paddies Rehabilitated

Almost 30,000 hectares of flash flood affected rice fields have been rehabilitated and will produce crops in the coming harvest reason. The update was shared by H.E. Ngin Chhay, Delegate of the Royal Government of Cambodia in charge of the

Cambodian PM Stresses the Importance of Digital Society and Economy Development

Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minster of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has emphasised the significance of promoting the digital society and economic development, in his speech at the opening ceremony of the 17th China-ASEAN Expo 2020

ADB Provides US$70 Million in Loan to Strengthen Agricultural Value Chain, Food Safety in Cambodia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a US$70 million loan to improve the capacity of agribusinesses in six provinces across Cambodia to process key agricultural products such as cassava, cashews, mangoes, vegetables, and native chickens. According to an ADB’s

DPM Prak Sokhonn to Participate in 23rd ASEAN-EU Ministerial Meeting Next Week

Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Kingdom of Cambodia, will participate in the 23rd ASEAN-EU Ministerial Meeting (23rd AEMM) to be held via Video Conference on Dec. 1, 2020. According to

Cambodia Remains One of World’s Top Tourism Destinations

Cambodia remains a world’s best tourism destination in 2020, the Ministry of Tourism said, stressing that scores of international institutions and websites specialising in rating the best tourism places around the world have ranked Cambodia among the best places to

Mondulkiri Tourism Development Master Plan Set to Be Approved Next Year

The Mondulkiri province’s tourism development master plan 2020-2035, which will upgrade the eco-tourism province to be an international tourism destination, will be completed before the end of this year and will be submitted for approval from the government in early

‘Sweden’s Embassy Closure’ Not to Affect Diplomatic Ties

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation said that the closure of Sweden’s Embassy in Cambodia will not ‘affect’ the relations between Cambodia and Sweden. The remarks came after the Government Offices of Sweden announced on Nov. 26 that the