Cambodia has suspended all cross-border travel to and from Vietnam for a month as it looks to curb the further spread of COVID-19.
More than 2,000 Cambodian migrants have reportedly returned back to their home country at Chong Chom border crossing in Surin due to the closure of worker camps.
Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said Tuesday that five million people in the South-East Asian nation have received at least one dose of Covid-19 vaccine so far.
The Cambodian government has ruled out an independent inquiry with foreign observers into the death of Kem Ley, an activist and radio commentator who was shot dead while having a cup of coffee more than five years ago.
Call for urgent action as case numbers and death toll continue to rise despite vaccinations
Cambodia reported 26 landmine and explosive remnant of war (ERW) casualties in the first half of 2021, down 32 percent compared with 38 over the same period last year, said a report released on Sunday.
Cambodia confirmed 988 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, pushing the national caseload to 59,045, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said in a statement.
On 10 July 2016, Kem Ley, one of Cambodia's best known political commentators, was drinking his morning coffee at a petrol station cafe in the capital Phnom Penh when a man walked in and opened fire, killing him instantly.
Cambodia on Thursday wrapped up its COVID-19 vaccination drive in Phnom Penh after 2.12 million people, or 99 percent of the capital's adult population, have completed the two-dose inoculation, officials said.
Media jumped on the tale of Hun Sen's intervention in the case of a privately 'owned' lion, for all the wrong reasons.
Cambodia confirmed 981 new Covid-19 cases on Wednesday (July 7), pushing the national caseload to 57,103 so far, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said in a statement.
Markets are closed as authorities fear the spread of the Delta variant of the contagion.
Cambodia announced on Tuesday that 46% among its 10-million-person vaccination target had been inoculated as more shipments of vaccine doses arrive in the Southeast Asian nation.
A lion and its owner are reunited in Cambodia after the Prime Minister makes a special exception. CNN's Lynda Kinkade reports.
After decades of depredations, both real and imagined, Vietnam remains the main bogeyman of Cambodian nationalism.
Eleven people died from suspected poisoning at a funeral in Cambodia after drinking moonshine.
The lion was seen playing in TikTok videos at a villa in Phnom Penh. Neighbors were alarmed by the videos, with authorities soon confiscating the animal in a rescue operation.
It's 11:15 a.m., and Sinet An is in her living room shooting an invisible basketball.
Cambodia registered 896 new COVID-19 cases on Monday, bringing the national caseload to 55,187 so far, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said in a statement.
Cambodia on Sunday confirmed 993 new COVID-19 cases, pushing the national caseload to 54,291 so far, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said in a statement.