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Prime Minister Hun Sen has ordered more measures to be implemented to ensure that citizens and medical staff have enough food and daily necessities amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Cross-border trade between Cambodia and Thailand continues to rise despite a nationwide lockdown in the latter from last week.
A newly-established inter-ministerial committee is discussing ways to contain the Covid-19 pandemic ahead of the Khmer New Year and in anticipation of the return of more migrant workers from Thailand.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation said tourists holding Visa T and arriving in the Kingdom after January 1 will be allowed to prolong their stay until they are able to return home.
Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday said Russian Ambassador to Cambodia Dmitry Tsvetkov has pledged to support Cambodia as it moves towards a free trade agreement (FTA) with the federation.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said the Kingdom will see losses amount to more than $390 million due to the economic impact of the Covid-19 outbreak this year.
The National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) has urged government ministries, financial institutions and the public to conduct cashless payments via electronic systems where possible to combat the spread of Covid-19.
The Ministry of Health confirmed today that 12 new Covid-19 positive cases have been identified.
A total of 3,136 soldiers from Cambodia and China have embarked on the fourth Golden Dragon military drill.
As Cambodia continues reaping the benefits of a production shift out of China amid the Sino-U.S. trade war and COVID-19, Taiwan’s TST Group Holding Ltd. based in Hong Kong has announced it will expand into the Kingdom with a planned investment of $20 million.
UNESCO has recommended that Cambodia prepare more comprehensive documentation before submitting a proposal for up to five areas of significance in the Kingdom to be given world heritage status.
Cambodia has formed a committee to oversee security matters during the Asia-Europe Meeting (Asem), which will be held in Phnom Penh in November.
Cambodian Minister of Interior Sar Kheng and Lao Minister of Public Security Vilay Lakhamfong signed the minutes of cooperation for 2020 in Laos and agreed to continue to work together on border issues including taking action to crack down on drug trafficking and illegal crossings.
The Ministry of Mines and Energy on Sunday announced that two companies have been granted initial approval to carry out copper exploration in the Kingdom.
Cambodian rice exports to international markets grew sharply by more than 21 per cent in the first two months of this year despite fears of the Covid-19 pandemic causing global concern.
At least 10 factories have filed for temporary suspension as the supply of raw materials from China dries up, the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training said on Thursday.
For nearly two decades, the Kingdom's gross domestic product recorded exceptional performance, buoyed by foreign investment, grant and robust exports. But Covid-19 and the partial loss of EBA could put an end to the good times.
Cambodia has called on Thailand to fully open the temporary Stung Bot-Ban Nong Ian International Checkpoint in Banteay Meanchey province, Ministry of Public Works and Transport spokesman Vasim Sorya told The Post on Tuesday.
Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) president Song Saran said on Sunday that the combination of farmer cooperatives, government financial loans, support from financial institutions and government policy is turning Cambodia into a leading rice exporter in the regional and global supply chain.
The proclamation signed by Minister of Economy and Finance Aun Pornmoniroth on Feb 7 and released on Monday, said the double tax agreement (DTA) with Hong Kong became effective on Jan 1.