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Up to 284 jars plundered from a shipwreck off the coast of Sihanoukville, Cambodia are ancient pottery dating between the 15th and 17th centuries.
Cambodia has requested Russia to provide them with its Covid-19 vaccine after the latter announced it planned on mass vaccinating its population next month.
About 600 people from eight provinces have been infected with influenza in the past month, said Health Ministry spokesperson Or Vandine.
Cambodia has called on international tourists not to cancel trips to the country due to Covid-19 but urged them to follow several dos and don'ts when in the country.
RHB Banking Group has appointed Wong Kee Poh and Piyanat Aranyakasemsuke as chief executive officers (CEOs) of RHB Bank (Cambodia) PLC and RHB Bank Thailand respectively effective from September 1.
Cambodia will reopen kindergartens and some public and private schools on Sept 7 as the nation returns to normalcy following the Covid-19 pandemic.
Concerns raised by the United Nations' special rapporteur Rhona Smith over peaceful assemblies to promote human rights in Cambodia will be studied.
Cambodia has cancelled the annual three-day Water Festival scheduled to take place in late October as the nation tries to prevent the spread of Covid-19.
Several female police officers filed a complaint with the Interior Ministry alleging sexual harassment by Kampung Thom provincial police chief Major-General Ouk Kosal.
Cambodian women have rallied on social media to condemn a proposed law governing the way people dress in public, including by posting images of themselves in swimwear and skimpy outfits, with a petition also set up to block the move.
The Cambodian government has identified the "mystery disease" that affected more than 160 people in Poipet town.
Cambodia has rejected a request to import one million pigs annually from Thailand, saying it could affect local farmers.
At least 390,000 jobs will be lost in Cambodia this year following the Covid-19 pandemic.
The province well known for the world-famous Angkor Wat temple complex has become the first in Cambodia to ban the trade of dog meat.
Cambodia's new money-laundering law will now carry a jail term of up to five years, while those financing terrorists will be jailed for up to 20 years.
Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam have urged Laos to better assess transboundary impacts, and strengthen proposed measures to reduce any negative effect as it moves ahead with the construction of a dam.
Prison authorities in Cambodia are investigating a case of alleged alcohol poisoning which recently left an inmate dead and 15 others ill at the M4 prison in the Talou Sen Chey district, Pursat.
As Cambodia suffers from the Covid-19 economic fallout, Prime Minister Hun Sen has asked financial institutions to confiscate the property of borrowers who refuse to pay loans.
One of two Cambodians who tested positive for Covid-19 upon returning to the kingdom from Malaysia recently is former patient '1051' who had fully recovered from the disease.
Cambodia destroyed about 500 kgs of illegal drugs seized from around the country in line with International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 2020.