November 30, 2022

Day: September 17, 2022

Medical

WHO ‘Strongly Advises Against’ Use of 2 Antibody COVID Treatments

Two COVID-19 antibody therapies are no longer recommended by the World Health Organization because omicron and the variant’s latest offshoots have likely rendered them obsolete. The two therapies — which are designed to work by binding to the spike protein of the virus to neutralize its ability to infect cells — were some of the […]

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Miscellaneous

Cambodia, Belarus Committed to Foster Cooperation

Cambodia and Belarus are committed to further foster the cooperation in all sectors. The commitment was made in a meeting between Samdech Vibol Sena Pheakdei Say Chhum, Acting Head of State of Cambodia and H.E. Uladzimir Baravikou, newly appointed Ambassador of the Republic of Belarus who came to present his credentials here in Phnom Penh […]

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Market

GDT Generates Over US$2.4 Billion in January-August Period

The General Department of Taxation (GDT) earned more than US$2.4 billion in tax income in the first eight months of this year, up 27.66 percent compared to the same period in the previous year. The figures were mentioned in a monthly meeting held virtually on Sept. 15 under the chairmanship of its Director General H.E. […]

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Miscellaneous

Cambodia, Turkey Mull Direct Flight Connection

Cambodia and Turkey are considering direct flight to facilitate tourism movement between the two countries in the near future. The intention was shared in the meeting between Cambodian Minister of Tourism H.E. Thong Khon and H.E. Mrs. Ülkü Kocaefe, newly appointed Ambassador of Turkey to Cambodia here in Phnom Penh on Thursday. During the meeting, […]

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Legal Matters

PM Orders Local Authorities to Suppress Illegal Gambling

Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen this morning ordered the capital, provincial, district, Khan and municipal governors as well as police officers to repress all kinds of illegal gambling in their respective localities. “I would like to issue a very strict order to take repressive measures [against illegal gambling] in a […]

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Market

Cambodia-Australia Partnership for Resilient Economic Development Launched

Cambodia and Australia this afternoon launched an AUD 87 million Partnership for Resilient Economic Development (CAP-RED). Cambodian Minister attached to the Prime Minister and Permanent Secretary of State of the Ministry of Economy and Finance H.E. Vongsey Vissoth and Australian Assistant Minister for Trade and Assistant Minister for Manufacturing, Senator the Hon Tim Ayres presided […]

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Market

Cambodia, Australia Launch Partnership for Resilient Economic Development

H.E. Vongsey Vissoth (L, Pic. 1), Minister Attached to the Prime Minister and Permanent Secretary of State at the Ministry of Economy and Finance and visiting Senator the Hon Tim Ayres, Australia’s Assistant Minister for Trade and Assistant Minister for Manufacturing cut red ribbon to launch the AUD 87 million Cambodia-Australia Partnership for Resilient Economic […]

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