March 9, 2021

Month: January 2021

Miscellaneous

WHO Team Visits Wet Market Linked to First Coronavirus Cases

A team of World Health Organization scientists investigating the source of the coronavirus visited a wet market Sunday in Wuhan, China. A cluster of cases were linked to the Huanan Seafood Market when the novel coronavirus first emerged in Wuhan in late 2019. Since then, the coronavirus has infected more than 102 million people worldwide […]

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Health Protection

COVID-19: A New Imported Case Reported

A new imported case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) was reported in Cambodia this morning; bringing the tally to 465. According to the Ministry of Health’s press release, the new patient is a 29-year-old Indonesian national who arrived in Cambodia on Jan. 29 from the Philippines via South Korea. He has been admitted to the […]

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Health Protection

COVID-19: A New Case Detected; Five More Patients Recovered

AKP Phnom Penh, Cambodia this morning reported a new positive case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and five more recovered cases. According to the Ministry of Health’s press release, the new patient is a 37-year-old Cambodian woman migrant worker coming back from Thailand on Jan. 15. She has been tested positive for the deadly virus […]

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Miscellaneous

Natural Resource Conservation, Driver of Local Livelihood

AKP Phnom Penh,Natural resource conservation serves as a key basis in promoting ecotourism and community tourism – drivers of local livelihood. H.E. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism and Head of the Inter-ministerial Working Group for the Management and Development of Tourism and Ecotourism Communities, shared the insight in his closing remark of the 2nd National […]

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Athletics

2020 National Petanque Championship Kick-started

AKP Phnom Penh, The Federation of Boules and Petanque of Cambodia kick-started the 2020 National Petanque Championship yesterday. The commencement was notified by its President H.E. Sar Sokha, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Education, Youths and Sports, adding that the competition will help prepare Cambodian athletes for the SEA Games 2021 in Vietnam […]

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Key Issues

Ministry of Culture Confirms the Return of Khmer Cultural Objects

AKP Phnom Penh, The Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts has announced a historic event whereby the family of the collector, the late Douglas Latchford, is giving his entire extraordinary collection of Khmer antiquities to Cambodia after three years of negotiation. According to the ministry’s press release dated Jan. 29, a total of over 100 […]

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