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Cambodia too hot for virus

Minister of Health Mam Bun Heng said on Wednesday that the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) can be transmitted between people, but it is unlikely it will spread here given Cambodia’s hot climate.

More than 3,000 Chinese from virus-hit Wuhan visit Cambodia

More than 3,000 Chinese nationals flew into Cambodia from Wuhan after the coronavirus outbreak, before Chinese authorities locked down the city on Thursday to contain its spread, officials said.

War remnants casualties rise in Cambodia

Cambodia has recorded a 33 per cent rise in the number of casualties from landmines and unexploded war remnants from 2018 to last year, local media reports say.

Man With Coronavirus Remains Stable in Quarantine

A Chinese man who was identified as Cambodia’s first case of the novel coronavirus is in stable condition, but remains in quarantine in a Preah Sihanouk provincial hospital, officials said on Tuesday.

Coronavirus reaches Cambodia as airports, border crossings put on alert

The first case of a new coronavirus has been confirmed in Cambodia as scanners have been installed at the country’s airports and land borders and the public has been told to take precautions to prevent the spread of the disease.

Cambodian border police hand out masks to contain outbreak

As the world follows the spread of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) that has already killed more than 100 people in China, the Cambodian government is implementing measures to contain further infections here.

Cambodian Students in China Raise Coronavirus Fears

Cambodian university students say they’re worried about contracting a new respiratory virus while studying in China where about 2,000 cases of the illness have been reported and more than 50 people have died.

First Coronavirus Case in Cambodia Confirmed

Cambodia confirmed its first case of the novel coronavirus late Monday.

Cambodia Confirms One Case of Coronavirus in Coastal Town of Sihanoukville

The Cambodian Ministry of Health confirmed Monday evening the first case of the novel coronavirus in the country’s coastal province of Preah Sihanouk.

Coronavirus claims first life in China’s capital, as spread continues across the globe

China's capital Beijing has reported its first death caused by the new coronavirus, as more cases of infection are reported around the world despite unprecedented efforts to stop its spread.

Coronavirus latest: US raises China travel advisory after 81 deaths

Cambodia reports first case, while one death confirmed in Beijing.

Cambodia Latest Regional Neighbor to Confirm Case of Coronavirus Traced to China’s Wuhan City

Cambodia became the latest country to confirm a case of coronavirus on Monday, announcing that a Chinese national in the coastal city of Sihanoukville has been infected in the outbreak that has been traced to Wuhan city, in central China’s Hubei province.

Cambodia reports 1st case of new coronavirus infection

Cambodia on Monday reported its first confirmed case of the deadly new coronavirus that has been rapidly spreading from the central Chinese city of Wuhan.

Cambodia confirms first case of coronavirus

Cambodia has confirmed the first case of coronavirus in the country, Health Minister Mam Bunheng said on Monday.

Cambodia Confirms First Coronavirus Case

The Cambodian Ministry of Health confirmed Monday evening the first case of the novel coronavirus in the country’s coastal province of Preah Sihanouk.

35 Cambodian students fall ill after eating contaminated food

Thirty-five students at a high school in northwest Cambodia's Banteay Meanchey province suffered food poisoning on Saturday after eating contaminated snacks, said the national police on Sunday.

No Cases of Coronavirus in Cambodia, Health Ministry Says

Cambodia has no confirmed cases of a new respiratory virus that has killed at least 17 people in China and spread to five countries, a Health Ministry spokesman said on Friday.

Local OB/GYN group heading to Cambodia

A group of local doctors, nurses and medical technicians is hitting the road Friday, making the long trek to Cambodia to provide medical assistance and perform surgeries.

Cambodian Authorities On Alert for Novel Coronavirus During Chinese New Year

There were no reported cases of the novel coronavirus in Cambodia as of Monday, Ly Sovann said, but that health officials were on alert during the Chinese New Year holidays.

HC Surgical Specialists moves into Cambodia

SGX-listed medical services group HC Surgical Specialists has made a move into Cambodia with a three-year exclusive contract to supply endoscopy services for The Prestige Hospital in Phnom Penh.


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Flash floods in Cambodia have so far claimed 25 lives and forced the evacuation of 37,396 people, Seak Vichet, a spokesman for the National Committee for Disaster Management (NCDM), said on Monday.