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All schools in Cambodia shut as Covid-19 cases rise

Cambodia has closed all schools across the country as the number of Covid-19 cases increase.

Free vaccination for diplomats, students in Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos

Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos have vowed to strengthen cooperation on Covid-19 matters and agreed to mutually provide free vaccinations to diplomats and students residing in the countries.

Direct air routes between Cambodia, India on the cards

Cambodia and India are inching closer after the two nations agreed to start direct flights while promoting closer tourism exchanges and cooperation in all areas.

Ex-Cambodia premier expected to lead royalist party

Former Cambodian Prime Minister Prince Norodom Ranariddh is expected to once again foray into politics after he returns from medical treatment in France.

Cambodia warns social media users to stop producing ‘immoral’ content

The Cambodian government has warned TikTok and other social media users to stop producing "immoral" content.

Land grabs in protected forests rampant in Cambodia

Land grabs and encroachment on protected forest are becoming more rampant in northern Cambodia, said environmental activists.

Harsh penalties for Cambodians stealing cash aid meant for poor

Cambodia has warned that anyone found stealing from the government's cash aid programme for the poor will face harsh penalties.

Cambodia clarifies that it is not against Chinese vaccine

Cambodia said it was not shunning Chinese vaccines or any other Covid-19 vaccines.

Cambodia refuses to be ‘guinea pig’ for China’s Covid vaccine

In an apparent snub to its close ally China, Cambodia announced that it will not allow itself to become a guinea pig for any vaccines developed.

Cambodia warns media outlets against publishing fake news

Cambodia has warned that action may be taken against any media outlets publishing fake news that could cause widespread panic in the country.

Extortion victims in Cambodia urged to lodge reports

Cambodian authorities have urged victims and the public to report any extortion involving pornographic images and videos to them.

Cambodia rejects UN report on human rights situation

Cambodia has rejected a United Nations (UN) report criticising the situation of human rights in the country, saying it does not have sufficient basis.

Landmine severely injures Cambodia policeman

A police officer lost his leg after he stepped on an anti-personnel mine which was buried near a temple in Preah Bihear province.

Second US-funded facility demolished in Cambodia

Cambodia has drawn the ire of the United States after it demolished a second US-built facility at its Ream Naval Base.

Covid-19 situation in Cambodia alarming but no emergency declared

Cambodia is at a high risk of a Covid-19 outbreak with the pandemic situation in the country being described as alarming.

Cambodian woman forced to work in China appeals to Hun Sen for help

Authorities in Cambodia have since located a woman in China who pleaded for help on social media after she was allegedly deceived.

Cambodia’s garbage collectors strike ends after 2 weeks

The garbage collectors strike that has left the Cambodian capital city overflowing with tonnes of uncollected rubbish and made worse by flash floods is over after two weeks.

Cambodia says not China’s ‘satellite country’

Cambodia said it was not a satellite country to China despite receiving much assistance from it.

Cambodian King leaves for China for medical check-up

King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk left Cambodia on Wednesday for their routine medical check-up in China.

Cambodia struggles to market rice

Cambodia'S rice industry is losing out to cheaper rice from neighbouring countries such as Vietnam and Thailand.