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Schools in Cambodia reopen after 6 months as coronavirus situation eases

Schools in Cambodia reopened on Monday after a six-month closure due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Thai princess extends aid to Cambodian education

Thailand's Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn has decided to renew her educational assistance to two technology institutes in Kampong Thom and Kampong Speu provinces for another five years.

In Rural Mondulkiri, Teachers Fear Poorer Students Have Fallen Behind

Sor Sonith, a fourth-grade teacher in Bosra commune’s Sreu Kleng primary school, quickly realized that the classes the Education Ministry was broadcasting across state television stations wouldn’t work for her 30 students in Lames village.

Cambodia prepares to let get kids back to school after months of shutdown

Authorities in Cambodia on Tuesday began preparing to get kids back to schools that will reopen next week with limited-capacity classes after staying shut for months as the country has succeeded in keeping the Covid-19 situation under control with a total of 274 cases and no fatality.

Cambodia kindergartens, schools to reopen on Sept 7

Cambodia will reopen kindergartens and some public and private schools on Sept 7 as the nation returns to normalcy following the Covid-19 pandemic.

Select Public Schools to Reopen After Six-Month Covid-19 Closure

The Education Ministry will allow grade 9 and 12 students from one public high school in Phnom Penh, and students across four provinces deemed “low-risk” for Covid-19 transmission, to head back to classrooms in just over a week, following six months of shuttered schools.

Cambodia to reopen schools on Sept 7 as Covid-29 cases eases

Cambodia will reopen the academic institutions on Sept 7 after temporary closure since mid-March due to the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, according to the Education Ministry on Friday.

Cambodia’s kindergartens, primary schools to reopen in September

The Cambodian Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport recently gave green light to the reopening of kindergartens and primary schools next month, after an over-3-month closure as the COVID-19 situation improves in the country.

Cambodia schools to reopen on September 7

Schools across Cambodia will reopen on September 7 after they were temporarily closed in March due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Education Ministry announced on Thursday.

Battambang Teachers Use Makeshift Classrooms to Tutor Students (video)

The Cambodian government had shut down all schools and educational institutions in March, on account of the increasing number of novel coronavirus cases.

Cambodian students in limbo as Japan bars their entry

The Japanese embassy in Cambodia has confirmed that Cambodians will be denied entry to Japan because direct flights from the Kingdom to that country have been suspended.

Hogan Lovells advises Navis Capital Partners on investment in Cambodia’s CIA FIRST International School

International law firm Hogan Lovells has acted for long standing client Navis Capital Partners (Navis), an Asia-based private equity firm, on its investment in CIA FIRST International School Co., Ltd. (CIA FIRST) in Cambodia.

Cambodia’s ‘Rubbish School’ where kids pay with plastic (video)

Usually, Kimleng Sang is a photography guide in Angkor Wat in Cambodia. But because of the global pandemic there are no tourists, so he decided to use his free time to teach local children English.

Cambodia Will Not Test Returning Students For COVID-19

Cambodia’s government has decided against COVID-19 testing for students returning to their studies at 20 schools in the capital Phnom Penh and other areas of the country after parents protested, claiming the tests are unnecessary.

Cambodia removes COVID-19 testing requirement for some schools

The Cambodian Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (MoEYS) has confirmed that several schools will no longer require their staff and students to conduct COVID-19 tests when they are allowed to reopen this month.

Battambang Teachers Use Makeshift Classrooms to Tutor Students

In late May, school teachers in Battambang’s Samlout district realized students were struggling to cope with studying at home – either via videos posted on social media or the daily telecasts on state broadcaster TVK.

20 Schools to Reopen Next Month in Pilot Phase, Ministries Say

The government will allow 20 private schools to reopen next month in order to pilot Covid-19 school safety guidelines, according to a letter dated Tuesday from the Council of Ministers.

Cambodia to reopen schools

Cambodia’s Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (MEYS) has released a list of schools that will lead the country’s education system reopening, expected to occur some time next month. Schools in Cambodia have been closed since March 16 as part of the country’s successful attempt to prevent community transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

Cambodia: Online education raises concerns over child sexual abuse

National Cambodian Council for Children (NCCC) secretary-general Nhep Sopheap has expressed concern over child sexual abuse on the internet as children have been studying online.

Ministry requests school opening as Cambodia confirms 15 new imported virus cases

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport has announced that it would request a decision from Prime Minister Hun Sen to allow a small number of schools to reopen next month.


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Chinese Covid-19 Quarantine Fugitives Still at Large After 2 Weeks

Phnom Penh’s police chief said on Wednesday that authorities have yet to track down two Chinese men who escaped from Covid-19 quarantine on September 9 despite authorities searching for two weeks.