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Cambodian couple test positive for Covid-19, total cases 117

Cambodia on Wednesday (April 8) confirmed a local couple had tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the kingdom to 117.

Cambodia says ASEAN FMs to discuss COVID-19 via video conference

Foreign Ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will hold a meeting via video conference on Thursday to discuss collective response to the rapid spread of the COVID-19, said a Cambodian foreign ministry statement on Wednesday.

Cambodian PM says joint COVID-19 fight uplifts Cambodia-China ties

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Tuesday that mutual help between Cambodia and China in the time of COVID-19 pandemic has uplifted the bilateral relations to new heights.

Covid-19: Vietnam tourist ups Cambodia’s cases to 115

Cambodia on Tuesday (April 7) confirmed a Vietnamese female-tourist was tested positive for the Covid-19, raising the total number of confirmed cases in the kingdom to 115.

Chinese medical team returns from aid mission in Cambodia

A team of Chinese medical experts aiding Cambodia in the fight against COVID-19 has returned home Tuesday after finishing their mission.

Cambodia sees increase in first quarter drug arrests

The number of people arrested in Cambodia for allegedly involving in illicit drugs increased by 14% in the first quarter (Q1) of 2020, according to the country's anti-drug department report on Sunday (April 5).

Cambodia waives overstay fines for stranded tourists due tovirus-caused flight disruption

Cambodia has waived overstay fines for tourists stranded in the kingdom due to the ongoing disruption to flights caused by the Covid-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, according to a foreign ministry's diplomatic note released to the media on Saturday (April 4).

US returns two looted statues to Cambodia

The United States had returned to Cambodia two ancient statues after they were looted from the kingdom decades ago during the civil war, according to a joint press statement on Saturday (April 4).

Cambodia reports 3 French, 1 Malaysian tested positive for COVID-19, 114 in total

Cambodia on Friday confirmed three more French tourists and one Malaysian man were tested positive for the COVID-19, raising the total number of the confirmed cases to 114.

Cambodia’s growth expected to slow to 2.3 pct this year

After two decades of strong performance, Cambodia's economic growth is expected to drop to 2.3 per cent in 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic, according to the Asian Development Bank (ADB)'s outlook report released on Friday (April 3).

Cambodia’s rice export to China up 35 pct in Q1

Cambodia had exported 101,345 metric tons of milled rice to China in the first quarter of 2020, a 35 percent rise over the same period last year, according to an official report released on Friday.

Cambodian PM to donate seven months’ salary to battle Covid-19

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Wednesday (April 1) that he will donate his seven months' salary to fight Covid-19.

Cambodia sees big drop in petrol prices

Cambodia’s retail gasoline price has strongly declined for the first time because of the fall on the international market, the Khmer Times reported on Thursday (April 2).

Cambodia’s garment manufacturers urge buyers to honour purchasing contracts

The Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia (GMAC) on Thursday (April 2) called on all international buyers to honour their purchasing contracts in order to ensure the livelihoods of millions of Cambodian workers and the survival of factories in the kingdom.

Cambodia’s famed Angkor sees 51 pct drop in foreign tourists in Q1

Cambodia’s famed Angkor Archeological Park received 383,663 foreign tourists in the first quarter of 2020, down 51 percent over the same period last year, said a statement on Wednesday.

Cambodia approves draft law on state of emergency

The Cambodian government has approved a draft law on state of emergency amid the spread of Covid-19, according to a statement released late Tuesday (March 31).

Cambodia confirms 2 new COVID-19 cases, total at 109

Cambodia on Tuesday confirmed two more cases of COVID-19 in northwest Siem Reap City, bringing the total number of the confirmed cases in the country to 109, according to a Ministry of Health (MoH) statement.

Vietnam to close border gates with Laos, Cambodia to prevent virus outbreak

Vietnam will close its border gates and border crossings with Laos and Cambodia starting from Wednesday (April 1) in an effort to limit the spread of the Covid-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, the country's Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on Tuesday (March 31).

A race against virus: Chinese doctors help Cambodia fight COVID-19 (video)

A race against the #coronavirus! Seven Chinese medical experts have been working in Cambodia for more than a week to aid the country's battle against #COVID19. Find out what they have done. #FightVirus

Cambodia finalizes draft law on putting country in state of emergency over COVID-19 pandemic

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Monday that the government has finalized a draft law on putting the country in a state of emergency in response to the spread of the COVID-19.