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Ensuring security, stability crucial for Hong Kong: Cambodian justice minister

Ensuring security and stability in China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) is crucial for Hong Kong residents and will also contribute to maintaining security in the region, Cambodia's Justice Minister Koeut Rith said on Saturday.

Cambodia postpones 13th ASEM Summit to mid-2021 due to COVID-19 pandemic

Cambodia, the host of the 13th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit, has decided to postpone the ASEM13, which had initially been scheduled for Nov. 16-17 in Phnom Penh, to mid-2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a foreign ministry's press statement on Saturday.

Xi says joint COVID-19 fight shows China-Cambodia community with shared future unbreakable

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Friday that China and Cambodia have demonstrated through their concrete efforts in jointly fighting the COVID-19 epidemic that the China-Cambodia community with a shared future is unbreakable.

Conservationist group calls for law enforcement to save Cambodia’s endangered fish from extinction

World Wildlife Fund (WWF) on Thursday called for rigorous law enforcement to save Cambodia's endangered freshwater fish from extinction.

Number of foreign tourists to Cambodia’s famed Angkor down 69 pct in H1

Cambodia's famed Angkor Archeological Park attracted 387,840 foreign tourists in the first half of 2020, down 69 percent over the same period last year, said a statement on Wednesday.

WFP distributes food to poor households in Cambodia amid COVID-19

The World Food Programme (WFP), in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (MoEYS), has been distributing food to poor households in Cambodia who have been acutely impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak, said a joint press statement on Wednesday.

Road accidents kill 861 people in Cambodia in H1, down 17 pct

The number of road fatalities in Cambodia declined to 861 people in the first half of 2020, a drop of 17 percent from 1,033 over the same period last year, Interior Minister Sar Kheng said on Wednesday.

Drug arrests in Cambodia up 20 pct in H1: report

Cambodia had arrested 10,512 drug-related suspects in the first half of 2020, up 20 percent from 8,750 over the same period last year, said an Interior Ministry's anti-drug department report on Wednesday.

Cambodia’s rice export up 41 per cent in first half of 2020

Cambodia exported 397,660 tonnes of milled rice in the first half of 2020, up 41 per cent over the same period last year, according to an official report released on Tuesday (July 1).

400 factories in Cambodia suspend operations, affecting over 150,000 workers due to COVID-19

About 400 garments, footwear and travel goods factories in Cambodia have suspended their operations, leaving over 150,000 workers jobless due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a joint statement on Wednesday.

Cambodia and Laos happy as Thailand reopens 37 border checkpoints

Thailand will reopen checkpoints on the border with all neighboring states to resume cross-border cargo transport and trading from Wednesday (July 1), according to the Center for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) chaired by Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha.

Cambodia reports 2 new imported COVID-19 cases, 141 in total

Cambodia on Sunday confirmed two new imported COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 141, according to a Health Ministry's press statement.

Cambodia reports 9 more imported COVID-19 cases, 139 in total

Cambodia on Saturday confirmed nine new imported COVID-19 cases, raising the total number of infections to 139, according to a Health Ministry's press statement.

WB approves 93 mln USD credit for Cambodia to improve land tenure security for...

The World Bank has approved a 93 million U.S. dollars credit for the Cambodia Land Allocation for Social and Economic Development Project III (LASED III), said its press statement on Saturday.

Cambodia burns nearly 478 kg of illicit drugs on int’l anti-drug day

Cambodia on Friday burned down 477.7 kg of illicit drugs to mark the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, officials said.

Casualties from landmine/UXO in Cambodia down 42 pct in H1: report

Cambodia reported 36 landmine and unexploded ordnance (UXO) casualties in the first half of 2020, down 42 percent compared with 62 over the same period last year, said an official report on Thursday.

Chinese doctors train Cambodian volunteer doctors on echocardiography

Chinese doctors have provided the first online training course on echocardiography to Cambodian volunteer doctors to help them diagnose children with the Congenital Heart Disease (CHD), an organiser said Monday.

Cambodia to launch cash aid for over 600,000 poor families due to Covid-19

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Monday that the government will launch a cash relief program for more than 600,000 poor and vulnerable families due to the the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.

Cambodian PM to attend virtual ASEAN summit

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen will participate in the 36th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit via video conference on Friday, said a foreign ministry's press statement on Tuesday.

China provides 7.22 mln USD from LMC Special Fund 2020 to Cambodia

China provided 7.22 million U.S. dollars from the Lancang-Mekong Cooperation (LMC) Special Fund 2020 to Cambodia on Tuesday for implementing 20 projects in the kingdom.