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A large flock of critically endangered birds arrive in Cambodia in yearly migration

A large flock of critically endangered migratory birds, the yellow-breasted bunting, have arrived at the Boeung Prek Lapouv Protected Landscape in southern Cambodia’s Takeo province during their yearly migration, a conservationist organization said on Wednesday.

Cambodia confirms first local Omicron transmission

Cambodia has reported its first community transmission of Covid-19 Omicron variant from a Phnom Penh resident, the health ministry said.

Cambodian airport operator, rice exporter expect business rise after RCEP takes effect

Planes carrying cargoes subsequently landed in Cambodia on Friday, a day before the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) free trade agreement enters into force, which is expected to boost air cargo growth in a long term, an airport's cargo supervisor said.

Cambodia’s agricultural exports up nearly 64 per cent last year, says minister

Cambodia exported 7.98 million tonnes of agricultural products in 2021, up 63.8 per cent year-on-year, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Veng Sakhon said on Saturday.

Cambodia arrests two senior police officers for encroaching on flooded forest land in Tonle...

Cambodia's Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) has arrested two senior police officers for allegedly encroaching on protected flooded forest land in Tonle Sap, the kingdom's largest freshwater lake.

Cambodia’s Siem Reap airport welcomes 1st int’l passenger flight in 20 months

Cambodia's Siem Reap International Airport on Friday welcomed its first international passenger flight in 20 months, with an inaugural flight from Singapore, said a joint statement.

Cambodia’s growth to reach 2.2 per cent this year, 4.5 per cent in 2021,...

Cambodia's economic growth is projected to reach 2.2 percent in 2021, impeded by slow growth in services including tourism, and in construction and real estate, the World Bank said in a press release on Thursday.

Cambodia’s late Prince Ranariddh cremated in Phnom Penh

The body of Cambodia's Prince Norodom Ranariddh was cremated on Wednesday in an elaborate Buddhist ceremony at a park next to the Royal Palace in the capital of Phnom Penh.

Cambodian Prince Ranariddh’s body arrives home from France

The body of Cambodian Prince Norodom Ranariddh arrived in Cambodia from France on Sunday for a traditional funeral, a spokesman said.

Cambodia reverses ban on travelers from Omicron variant-hit African countries

Cambodia on Sunday removed its ban on travelers from 10 African countries after a nearly one-week suspension due to the Omicron variant of COVID-19, Health Minister Mam Bunheng said.

Cambodia announces Dec 8 as national day of mourning for Prince Ranariddh’s death

Cambodia announced Dec 8 as the national day of mourning for the passing away of Prince Norodom Ranariddh, the country's Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said in a national circular.

Cambodia arrests 12,193 drug suspects, seizes a whopping over 1.7 tonnes of illicit drugs...

Cambodia have arrested 12,193 drug-related suspects during the first 11 months of 2021 and confiscated more than 1.7 tonnes of illicit drugs, an anti-drug department's report said Wednesday.

Laos PM visits Cambodia, focusing on post-Covid-19 economic cooperation

Cambodia on Monday night (Nov 29) rolled out its red carpet for the official visit of Lao Prime Minister Phankham Viphavanh after the country had managed to bring the Covid-19 outbreak under control.

Primary schools, kindergartens in Cambodia reopen after most of population vaccinated against Covid-19

Dressed neatly in a Cambodia's public school uniform, white shirt and blue skirt, Chhin Putheara Vatey, a sixth-grade student at a primary school here, said that she was delighted to return to school after an eight-month hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Cambodia allows museums, cinemas, arts performing venues in capital to reopen

Cambodia on Thursday night (Oct 28) has decided to allow all museums, cinemas and arts performing facilities in capital Phnom Penh to reopen after a long hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Cambodia to waive hotel quarantine for vaccinated international tourists visiting designated destinations

Cambodia will waive a hotel quarantine for fully vaccinated foreign tourists who visit designated tourism destinations, starting from the end of November, Tourism Minister Thong Khon said on Tuesday.

Cambodia arrests six drug criminals, seizing over 200kg of illicit drug worth millions

Cambodian police have arrested six men for allegedly trafficking and possessing over 200kg of illicit drug worth millions, the National Police reported on Saturday (Oct 23).

Cambodia lifts ban on all flights from Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines as 144 new Covid-19...

Cambodia on Saturday lifted a ban on all flights from Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines after most of the kingdom's population have been vaccinated against the Covid-19, Health Minister Mam Bunheng said in a press statement.

Cambodia launches 30,000-riel banknote to mark 30th anniversary of Paris Peace Accords as cases...

The National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) has officially issued a 30,000-riel banknote (US$7.5) to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Paris Peace Accords.

Cambodia shortens quarantine time for fully vaccinated inbound travelers

The Cambodian government has decided to reduce the quarantine period for fully vaccinated inbound travelers after the majority of its population were vaccinated against the COVID-19, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said in a statement released on Saturday.