Category Archives: Athletics

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

National Stadium to be Used for Second-Round COVID-19 Testing, Activities Temporarily Banned

AKP Phnom Penh, The Royal Government will temporarily ban work and sport activities at the Olympic National Stadium in Phnom Penh as the site will be used for second round of COVID-19 testing of the contacts traced for the Nov.

Cambodia Attends 10th ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Sports + Japan

Cambodian senior officials of the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports have attended the 10th ASEAN Plus Japan Senior Officials Meeting on Sports (SOMS+Japan). The meeting lasted for three days from Oct. 6 to 8 through a video conference. According

1,000 Days Countdown to 2023 SEA Games Launched

Cambodia launched here on Aug. 7 evening the commencing day for the 1,000 day countdown to the 32nd SEA Games to be hosted by the country in 2023. The event took place at Morodok Techo National Stadium in Khan Chroy

Road Construction Planned to Ease 2023 SEA Games

The Cambodian SEA Games Organising Committee (CAMSOC) has discussed the construction of roads to ease the organising of the upcoming SEA Games 2023 hosted by Cambodia. The discussion took place here in Phnom Penh on Tuesday under the presidency of

Djokovic Wins 8th Australian Open Championship

Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic has captured his 8th Australian Open title, coming back to defeat Austrian Dominic Thiem in five sets, 6-4, 4-6, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4, in Melbourne Sunday.It is the 17th Grand Slam title for Djokovic, ranked number

China Provides 1.500 Set of Biogas Facilities to Agriculture Ministry

Embassy of China in Cambodia this morning handed over 1,500 sets of biogas facilities and other materials worth about 9.6 million Chinese Yuan [roughly US$1.3 million] to the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.The facilities were given to ...

Cambodian Athletes Attending Asian Youth Soft Tennis Championships 2019 in the Philippines

Cambodia has sent 17 Cambodian young athletes to attend the competition of 2019 Asian Youth Soft Tennis Championships in the Philippines.To be concluded on August 31, the championships are participated by athletes from 13 countries across Asia.Speaking...

Cambodia Wins Gold Medal at World Taekwon-do Championships 2019 in Bulgaria

Cambodian athlete, Pal Chivorn, has won a gold medal at the World Taekwon-do Championships 2019, being held in the city of Plovdiv, Bulgaria from Aug. 24 to 30.This great success was shared by Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun

Tiny Loans Lead to Bigger Debts, Land Losses in Cambodia

BANGKOK - The rapid rise of tiny loans aimed at helping poor Cambodians has led to more debt, with many borrowers forced to sell land, migrate or put their children to work, human rights groups said on Wednesday.The Southeast Asian