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S. Korea provides US$10mil to Cambodia for school feeding programme

The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) on Monday (March 30) provided grant aid of US$10mil to Cambodia for implementing and expanding the Home-Grown School Feeding Programme, said a World Food Programme Cambodia (WFP)'s press statement.

Cambodia reports one new coronavirus case, 103 in total

Cambodia's Ministry of Health (MoH) announced in a statement on Sunday (March 29) that one more person was tested positive for Covid-19 (coronavirus) symptoms, raising the total number of the confirmed cases in the country to 103.

Covid-19: MAS flies home M’sians stranded in Cambodia, Bangladesh

Malaysia Airlines (MAS) deployed two rescue flights on Wednesday (March 25) to bring back Malaysians stranded in Cambodia and Bangladesh.

Cambodia reports three new Covid-19 cases, 96 in total

Cambodia's Ministry of Health (MoH) late Wednesday (March 25)confirmed 96 total cases of Covid-19, increasing from 93 cases earlier in the day.

Chinese medical experts arrive in Cambodia to help fight outbreak

A team of Chinese medical experts arrived in Cambodia on Monday morning to help the country fight the Covid-19 (coronavirus) and they received a warm welcome from Cambodian officials and well-wishers.

All 79 Cambodians back from mosque event in Malaysia tested for Covid-19

A senior Cambodian official said on Saturday (March 21) that all 79 Cambodians, who had returned home from a mass religious ceremony in Malaysia, had already been tested for the Covid-19 (coronavirus) symptoms.

Virus threatens food catering businesses in Cambodia

The impact of the Covid-19 outbreak has reached the food catering industry as people across the country stay clear of large gatherings...

Cambodia closes karaoke clubs, cinemas to curb outbreak

Cambodia had decided to close all KTV or karaoke clubs and cinemas across the country in order to prevent the spread of Covid-19 (coronavirus), Health Minister Mam Bunheng said in a statement on Tuesday (March 17).

Cambodian PM congratulates China on progress in containing outbreak

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen on Sunday (March 15) congratulated China on its progress in controlling and containing the spread of the Covid-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

Cambodia bars entry from five countries as COVID-19 cases increase

Cambodia on Saturday (March 14) announced restrictions on visitors from five countries for a month in a bid to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 (coronavirus) disease.

Cambodia allows students in capital, Siem Reap city to take early vacation to curb...

Cambodia's Ministry of Education on Saturday issued a statement allowing all public and private school students in capital Phnom Penh and Siem Reap city to take an early vacation in a bid to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

Cambodia named world’s best destination for tourists

Cambodia has won the Pacific Area Travel Writers Association's (PATWA) International Travel Award for Best Destination, local media reported on Friday (March 13).

Three cruise ship passengers in Cambodia test positive for virus

The Ministry of Health announced on Thursday (March 12) that three of the 64 passengers of the Viking Cruise Journey have tested positive for the novel coronavirus. Everyone has been put in quarantine.

Cambodian mangoes have ready market in South Korea

Cambodian mangoes are proving popular among South Korean consumers, the Korean Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (Kotra) said, encouraging more local firms to export the fruit to the East Asian country.

China to ship raw materials to help Cambodia’s troubled garment industry

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Tuesday (March 10) that China has arranged vessels to freight raw materials for garment and footwear productions to Cambodia from now until May.

Cambodia responds to coronavirus outbreak with temple ticket deals

Visitors to Cambodia's world-renowned temples are being offered special deals amid dwindling tourist numbers caused by the global spread of the Covid-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

Cambodia confirms first local case of Covid-19

Cambodia's Heath Minister Mam Bunheng announced on Saturday (March 7) that a Cambodian man had infected with the Covid-19 (coronavirus) symptoms, becoming the first local person to contract the virus.

Cambodian expressway to be completed ahead of time

About 20 per cent of the expressway connecting Phnom Penh and Sihanoukville has been completed, with the project likely to be finished ahead of schedule, the Ministry of Public Works and Transport said.

Hun Sen slams Cambodian royal ballet performance in Singapore

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday (March 3) criticised a performance by the Royal Ballet of Cambodia in Singapore, saying it insulted Cambodian culture and arts because a Singaporean magician performed in front of them as they sat in prayer behind him.

Cambodia to develop wind farm with help of French firm

The Cambodian government is expected to sign an agreement with French-owned Blue Circle to develop a wind farm project by the middle of the year.